Kingston, August 24
Eight-time Olympic champion former sprinter Usain Bolt on Monday stated he’s awaiting results of a COVID-19 take a look at that he underwent through the weekend and has gone into self-quarantine as a precautionary measure.
Bolt posted a brief video on his Twitter web page, addressing widespread hypothesis that he has examined optimistic for the dreaded virus after birthday celebrations on August 21 throughout which social distancing norms have been reportedly not adopted.
“…Social media says that I am confirmed COVID-19. Did a test on Saturday, trying to be responsible, stay in and stay away from my friends,” the retired nice, thought of the best sprinter of all time, stated.
“Also I have no symptoms, so I am going to quarantine myself and wait on the confirmation to see what is the protocol from the Ministry of Health. Until I get a confirmation, I want to tell my friends just to be safe and just to take it easy,” he added.
Bolt holds the world report in 100m and 200m occasions. He is an 11-time world champion, successful consecutive gold medals in 100m, 200m and 4×100m relay occasions from 2009 to 2015. PTI