World-famous cycle race tournament “Tour de France” has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The three-week race that was set to start on the 27th of June in the Riviera city, France.
The last time the Tour wasn’t held was in 1946, with the state still emerging from World War-II. It had been also stopped during World War-I. French President Emmanuel Macron effectively made the choice to postpone the race.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Capital of France: Paris.
- The currency of France: Euro, CFP Franc.