Wimbledon’s pandemic insurance policy is reportedly worth a ton of money.
The famous annual tennis event was canceled this year because of coronavirus, but the bank account will be just fine.
According to Darren Rovell, Wimbledon has been paying $2 million a year for pandemic insurance the past 17 years, and now the policy will pay out $141 million.
Wimbledon reportedly paid $2 million a year for pandemic insurance for the last 17 years— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) April 8, 2020
(Total: $34 Million)
For this year's cancellation as a result of the Coronavirus, Wimbledon will reportedly receive $141 million from the policy.
That’s a ton of money, my friends. It’s crazy to think somebody had the foresight 17 years ago to start paying pandemic insurance.
It’s a good thing they did too because Wimbledon now has $141 million coming its way, despite the fact not a single tennis match will be played.
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