Ondrej Perusic tested positive for COVID-19 but showed no symptoms.© Instagram
Czech beach volleyball player Ondrej Perusic tested positive for Covid-19 in the Tokyo Olympic Village, officials said after finding two South African footballers and an analyst infected in the complex. Perusic presented a “positive sample” on Sunday, July 18, in tests held in the Olympic Village, ”the head of the Czech Olympic Team, Dr. Martin, said in a statement.“ He has no symptoms. We are dealing with all the details and … of course the measures against the epidemic against the group, ”he added.
On Saturday, the Czech Olympic Committee reported that a staff member had tested positive for Covid-19 starting Friday in Tokyo.
Perusic’s case seems to be the fourth in the Olympics after the infections of two South African footballers and an Analyst video appeared on Sunday.
The Olympic Village, a group of Tokyo’s apartment and dining areas, will host 6,700 athletes and officials at its peak when the delayed 2020 games finally begin.
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