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The Who relaunch North American tour

Fans of The Who will still get a chance to see the band in Canada as the band relaunches its tour in late February.

Original tour dates postponed after Roger Daltry became ill with viral meningitis

Roger Daltrey, left, and Pete Townshend perform with The Who at the tour opener of The Who Hits 50! U.S. tour at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla. in April 2015. (John Davisson/Invision/Associated Press)

Fans of The Who will still get a chance to see the band in Canada as the band relaunches its tour in late February. 

Earlier this month, the band postponed the North American fall leg of its The Who Hits 50! tour after Roger Daltrey contracted viral meningitis.

But on the band's website, Roger Daltrey is quoted as saying, "I am now on the mend and feeling a lot better."

Tickets for the originally scheduled shows will be honoured at the new dates. 

Canadian dates include:

March 1, Air Canada Centre in Toronto *
April 26, Air Canada Centre in Toronto *
May 4, MTS Centre in Winnipeg, MB
May 6, SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, SK
May 8, Rexall Place in Edmonton, AB
May 10, Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, AB
May 13, Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, BC

The Who website said tickets for the Toronto Oct. 19 show will be honoured on the March 1 date. Tickets for the Dec. 1 show will be honoured at the Apr. 26 performance.

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