Borna Coric has change into the second one tennis participant to check sure for the coronavirus after collaborating in an exhibition tournament in Croatia.
Coric, a Croatian participant ranked 33rd on the planet, was once amongst about 1,000 individuals who have been examined for the virus after Grigor Dimitrov introduced that he was once sure. That resulted in the cancellation of the exhibition tournament in Croatia, the place top-ranked Novak Djokovic was once scheduled to play within the ultimate.
Coric performed a fit in opposition to Dimitrov within the Adriatic lodge of Zadar on Saturday in the second one leg of the exhibition collection.
“Hello everyone, I want to inform you that I am positive for Covid-19. Please everyone who has been in contact with me for the last few days gets tested!” Coric posted on Twitter.
— borna coric (@borna_coric) June 22, 2020
He stated he was once feeling smartly and has no signs.
Dimitrov, a three-time Grand Slam semifinalist, is the highest-profile present participant to mention he has the virus. His announcement Sunday on his Instagram web page comes on the finish of per week when the U.S. Open stated it might pass ahead.
After Dimitrov’s announcement, Djokovic flew to Belgrade reportedly to get examined. The different contributors and their contacts have been examined on Sunday in Zadar.
Djokovic has no longer stated if he would play on the U.S. Open from Aug. 31 to Sept. 13, mentioning strict anti-virus measures on the Grand Slam tournament.
Some of the game’s peak names, together with protecting males’s champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Ash Barty, have expressed reservations about heading someplace that was once a sizzling spot for the COVID-19 outbreak. Others expressed a fervour to go back to motion.