20-year-old Seyboth Wild introduced that he had examined constructive for coronavirus.
- Final Up to date: March 26, 2020, 3:08 AM IST
Paris: Younger Brazilian tennis star Thiago Seyboth Wild introduced on Wednesday that he had examined constructive for coronavirus.
“I’m here to warn you that I ended up contracting Covid-19. My result came out today,” Seyboth Wild, who turned 20 on March 10, stated within the Portuguese model of a Twitter publish.
On March 1, Seyboth Wild beat Norwegian Casper Ruud within the remaining of the Chile Open to eclipse Gustavo Kuerten because the youngest Brazilian to win an ATP event.
Quickly afterwards, he fell ailing.
“About 10 days ago, I had a fever and got the flu,” he stated. “But soon the incubation period of the disease will pass and I’ll be fine.”
“I’ve been feeling good for the last few days, but I’m appearing here to make everyone happy who has to stay home and take care of themselves. It’s a serious disease, but it can be controlled with everyone’s strength,” he added.
Different sportspeople to have examined constructive for coronavirus vary from Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta to NBA star Rudy Gobert.
Seyboth Wild will not be the youngest athlete with the sickness, others embody 19-year-old Chelsea and England winger Callum Hudson-Odoi.
In his shorter English publish, the 114th-ranked Brazilian managed a smile as he defined: “I’ve self-isolated myself for the past week. I’ve been taking care of myself and following the doctors’ instructions.”
“Stay home. Take care of the people you love,” he urged. “And stay safe.”