Here is a listing of some outstanding sports activities stars who’ve examined Covid-19 optimistic to this point and their well being standing:
Cristiano Ronaldo (footballer)
The newest high-profile sportsperson to have contracted the coronavirus is soccer celebrity Cristiano Ronaldo. The 35-year-old five-time Ballon d’Or winner is asymptomatic, however was instantly dropped from Portugal’s Nations League sport towards Sweden on Wednesday and put in isolation. The announcement of Ronaldo’s optimistic consequence got here two days after he performed within the 0-0 attract France.
Dustin Johnson (golfer)
The novel coronavirus has additionally gripped the world primary golf participant Dustin Johnson, who examined optimistic for COVID-19 on Tuesday. The 36-year-old American, who final competed at September’s US Open, has withdrawn from this week’s CJ Cup in Las Vegas as he self-isolates. The PGA Tour stated in a press release that Johnson notified officers he was experiencing COVID-19 signs and was given one other check which got here again optimistic.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic (footballer)
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who first examined optimistic on September 24, has now absolutely recovered from the coronavirus and is accessible for the derby towards Inter Milan scheduled to be performed on October 17. The Swedish celebrity was given the all-clear to finish his quarantine interval and return to motion after testing unfavourable for coronavirus on Friday final week.
Brazilian star Neymar turned examined Covid-19 optimistic on September 2. He contracted the virus whereas holidaying in Ibiza, following the 1-0 loss to Bayern Munich within the Champions League ultimate in Lisbon. A subsequent check returned unfavourable after he spent 10 days in quarantine. Neymar expressed his happiness to return to coaching at PSG, tweeting to say – “I went again to coaching, tremendous completely happy #CORONAOUT,”.
Novak Djokovic (tennis participant)
World primary tennis participant Novak Djokovic embroiled himself in controversy when he was discovered to be Covid-19 optimistic alongside together with his spouse Jelena Djokovic within the month of June. Djokovic was criticised for organising the Adria Tour, a philanthropic match to boost cash for the underprivileged in Serbia as social distancing norms weren’t adopted.
Vinesh Phogat (Wrestler)
India’s prime feminine wrestler Vinesh Phogat examined optimistic for Covid-19 in August, however was asymptomatic. The 26-year-old is the one Indian lady wrestler to have certified for the Tokyo Olympics to this point. Vinesh was additionally amongst 5 athletes chosen for the nation’s highest sporting honour – the Khel Ratna this 12 months.
Manpreet Singh (Hockey participant)
India males’s hockey workforce skipper Manpreet was certainly one of six hockey gamers to check optimistic for COVID-19 on the workforce’s coaching base in Bengaluru in August after the workforce arrived for the nationwide camp. Manpreet stated going by means of a irritating isolation interval whereas recovering from coronavirus has made him a mentally sturdy participant who’s now geared up to sort out any scenario on the sphere.
Shahid Afridi (Former cricketer)
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi turned the primary high-profile cricketer to be contaminated with Covid-19 in June. Afridi was actively concerned in his charity work as the top of a basis named after him. Following the coronavirus outbreak, he was seen open air on many events, primarily for his charity work.
Kevin Durant (Basketball participant)
Kevin Durant, one of many greatest stars within the NBA, was one of many 4 Brooklyn Nets gamers who examined optimistic for the coronavirus in March. Utah Jazz defensive standout Rudy Gobert was the primary NBA participant to check optimistic.