Coronavirus live news: France sets daily record 20,000 cases; Australian state of Victoria reports 14 new infections

Trump plans in-person rally on Monday as next presidential debate cancelled; Europe records 100,000 daily cases for first time; Canada at ‘tipping point’. Follow latest updates

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Victoria’s Premier Daniel Andrews is about to stand up for a press conference – his 100th consecutive day fronting up to reporters.

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France is now experiencing a sharp rise in cases and is one of several countries in Europe struggling to contain the spread of Covid-19.

Reuters reports new infections in France jumped more than 20,000 in one day for the first time. This from the news agency.

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