In the WWE, the show will go on.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. announced Monday that its WrestleMania 36 event scheduled for April 5 will still take place, though without fans in attendance and at a different venue.
"In coordination with local partners and government officials, WrestleMania and all related events in Tampa Bay will not take place," WWE said in a statement. "However, WrestleMania will still stream live on Sunday, April 5 at 7 pm ET on WWE Network and be available on pay-per-view.
"Only essential personnel will be on the closed set at WWE’s training facility in Orlando, Florida to produce WrestleMania."
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WrestleMania 36 Update
WrestleMania 36 was slated to take place at Tampa's Raymond James Stadium, which also serves as the home of the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Instead, it will be held at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando.
In order to confront the coronavirus pandemic, large gatherings of people are being prohibited by government officials for the foreseeable future. On Monday, UFC and NASCAR announced the postponement of events. Last week, the NBA, Major League Soccer and the NHL postponed their seasons, while Major League Baseball and IndyCar delayed the starts of their seasons.