The 33 -year-old Serbian tennis player tested positive after participating in a tennis exhibition sequences in Serbia and Croatia, ESPN reported Sunday( June 23 ).
He is now the fourth tennis participate to assessment positive for coronavirus. He firstly played in Belgrade, and then last weekend in Zara, Croatia. According to a statement, his wife has also tested positive.
” The time we arrived in Belgrade we went to be tested. My result is positive, just as Jelena’s, while the results of our children are negative. Everything we did in the past month, we did with a unadulterated heart and sincere goals. Our tournament meant to unite and share a message of solidarity and tendernes in the whole region ,” he said .
” We planned the tournament at the moment when the virus has lessened, believing that the conditions for hosting the Tour had been met. Unfortunately, this virus is still present, and it is a new reality that we are still learning to cope and lives with. I am hoping things will naturalness with go so we can all resume lives the nature they were. I am extremely sorry for each individual case of infection. I hope that it will not complicate anyone’s health situation and that everyone will be fine. I will remain in self-isolation for the next 14 eras, and reiterate the test in five days .”
He previously came under barrage for breaking social distancing rulers in Spain back in May .
We are caring the best to Novak and his wife Jelena in their recovery.
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