French Open postponed as FFT seeks optimum attendance strategy

Philippe-Chatrier court at Roland-Garros during the 2020 men's singles final between Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic (by Thomas Lovelock/Sports Illustrated via Getty Images)

The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has today (Thursday) announced that this year’s French Open will be postponed by a week in an effort to maximise fan attendance.