San Diego Indian Community - SDIndian.com
| | | | | | | | | | | |
 


 

Djokovic's coach Ivanisevic latest to be diagnosed with COVID-19

Serbia And Montenegro,Sports,Tennis

Author : Indo Asian News Service

International, Sports, National, Tennis, Serbia And Montenegro Read Latest News and Articles

Share With Your Friends



Add an Article

View All Contributions

Add To My Favorite

Add A Picture


Belgrade, June 26 (IANS) World no.1 Novak Djokovic's coach and former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic is the latest to test positive for coronavirus after his participation in the ill-fated Adria World Tour. Ivanisevic made the announcement in an Instagram post on Friday.

"I would like to inform everyone who has been in contact with me that I tested positive and ask them to take extra good care of themselves and their loved ones," Ivanisevic wrote. "I will continue to self-isolate as I have been doing already."

Ivanisevic said he had tested negative twice in the last 10 days and that he has no symptoms.

Ivanisevic was the one who had announced the cancellation of the tour on June 22 after Grigor Dimitrov tested positive for coronavirus. In the ensuing days, a number of players came up with positive tests, including Djokovic himself.

The tournaments featured packed crowds and parties for which Djokovic has come under significant criticism in recent days. Ivanisevic had however defended the Serbian on Wednesday.

"Everybody is smart now, and they are attacking Novak," he told New York Times. "We were locked down for three months. He organised this tour. The players came in Belgrade and we had good tennis and a good atmosphere. Everything in Serbia and everything in Croatia was done with the recommendations by the government."

--IANS

rkm/aak/bbh/

More Celebrity Images


Latest Showbiz News

View More News


More News Articles

Pakistani actor Adnan Siddiqui slams 'Mission Majnu': Hire some good researchers

U19 Women's T20 WC: India breeze into the final with eight-wicket win over New Zealand

Daali Dhananjay, Sathyadev come together in pan-India actioner 'Zebra'

Masaba Gupta marries actor Satyadeep Misra in hush-hush wedding

Shambhavi Singh joins the cast of 'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai'