The Serbian tennis champion Novak Djokovic has come in the face of adversity, after his opvisningsturnering Adria Tour has led to several cases of coronasmittede players and coaches. Djokovic was the co-organizer of the tournament.
Late Monday night announced his countryman Viktor Troicki, also he has now been tested positive for coronaviruses, informs AFP. The same is his pregnant girlfriend.
the 34-year-old Troicki is the third player from the tournament, confirming to be infected. First it was bulgareren Grigor Dimitrov, who resigned from the tournament, as he got the dirt. Ago followed kroaten Borna Coric.
It led to the cancellation of the final of the tournament in Belgrade, as well as the second part of the tournament, which was supposed to be played in Montenegro.
After the Dimitrovs announcement was all involved tested. It turned out that also Dimitrovs trainer, as well as Novak Djokovic' own physical trainer were infected.
While awaiting Djokovic answers on his test. He played 13. June, compared with just Viktor Troicki, whom he hugged at the net after the match.
Just the non-compliance of instructions on the physical distance to each other in the tournament has received harsh criticism from many tennis players.
When I saw the pictures from This Tour, I felt that something was very wrong. Am I the only one? Is this the consequence? Good recovery, wrote the French Alizé Cornet on Twitter, when the first confirmed smittetilfælde came forward.
By the matches for the tournament also served about 4000 spectators on the battens.
Several players have since criticized the tournament, which has given panderynker at tenniseliten, who otherwise stand in front of that should resume the ATP Tour and WTA Tour in the beginning of august, after the coronapausen.
As the co-defending Djokovic, however the tournament, since according to him, acted out by the authorities instructions.
- You can always criticise if something is dangerous or not, but it is not up to me to conclude, on something medically is right or wrong, it sounded from Djokovic.