France’s The Mixup 2020 tournament has been postponed from April 18-19 to July 18-19 due to health concerns brought on by the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Dear FGC, as painful as it can be and in regards of the actual COVID19 outbreak, we have decided to postpone #TheMIXUP. We hope to see you all in Lyon, France, July 18-19. For a better understanding please read on our website our event director statement: https://t.co/kNi3XOzsyu pic.twitter.com/CZR2ldTqJ8— The MIXUP (@THEMIXUPLyon) March 6, 2020
Tournament organizers have offered refunds for those who cannot make it to the tournament’s new dates. Fans and players can go to The Mixup’s website to see the instructions on how to get their refunds.
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The Mixup is still set as a Capcom Pro Tour Premier event in the 2020 CPT circuit, while Bandai Namco is still deliberating if The Mixup will remain as a Tekken World Tour Master event.
We are very excited to join for the fourth year the Tekken World Tour as a Master event! Will our National Champ Super Akouma be dethroned?— The MIXUP (@THEMIXUPLyon) February 21, 2020
Find out the 18 and 19 of April at #TheMIXUP! https://t.co/kNi3XOzsyu #WEAREFGC pic.twitter.com/UBbNs8Uokj
The 2020 Capcom Pro Tour is now set to kick-off with Armor Break in Toronto, Canada on April 25. Meanwhile, the 2020 Tekken World Tour will begin with Tekken Round Pro 9 on the same day, and will be hosted in Bogata, Columbia.