Novak Djokovic shouldn’t be displaying any signs but.© AFP
World primary tennis participant Novak Djokovic mentioned Tuesday he had examined optimistic for coronavirus, the Serb star turning into the fourth participant to contract the virus after participating in his exhibition tennis match within the Balkans. Djokovic, who’s “not showing any symptoms” in accordance with a press release from his spokesperson, joins Grigor Dimitrov, Borna Coric and Viktor Troicki in testing optimistic for COVID-19. Djokovic mentioned his spouse Jelena additionally examined optimistic whereas the outcomes of their youngsters have been unfavourable.
“I am extremely sorry for each individual case of infection,” the 33-year-old Serb mentioned in a press release.
“I hope that it will not complicate anyone’s health situation and that everyone will be fine,” the 17-time Grand Slam winner mentioned, including that he would go into self-isolation for the subsequent 14 days.
Bulgaria’s Dimitrov, the world quantity 19, introduced on Sunday he had examined optimistic after pulling out of the occasion, the largest for the reason that tennis season was halted due to the pandemic.
Croatia’s Coric and Troicki of Serbia additionally adopted go well with on Monday, revealing additionally they had examined optimistic.
Sunday’s closing within the Croatian coastal city of Zadar, which was alleged to function Djokovic and Russia’s Andrey Rublev, was cancelled.
Some 4,000 followers watched the primary leg of the match in Belgrade earlier this month.
The slew of optimistic checks raises questions over the game’s deliberate return in August.
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