India’s star tennis doubles player Rohan Bopanna is in dire straits before the Australian Open due to a person being infected with the Coronavirus in a plane going from Doha to Melbourne. For this tournament, 47 players who arrived here on two special aircraft have been sent on strict segregation as four cases of corona virus have been found positive in these flights. Big players like Victoria Azarenka, Angelique Kerber, Kei Nishikori are also among the players sent on segregation.
Out of these four cases, three cases are related to the flight to Los Angeles while one case is related to a plane coming from the Gulf country.
Bopanna, ranked 39th in the world rankings, told Olympic Channel, “We were just informed that one person on our flight had turned out to be Corona positive. Two flights had left from Doha, but unfortunately the Corona positive passenger was traveling with us. ” The 40-year-old player said, “At this time it is most important to keep the mind busy for some work. I’ll do an online course or watch TV. “
His coach Scott Davidoff will also have to remain in strict seclusion. He flew from Los Angeles, which was affected by the Corona virus. The Australian Open will be delayed from February 8 due to the Corona virus epidemic.
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