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Indian Wrestler Narsingh Yadav Assessments Optimistic For COVID-19 On Return To Mat
Dope-tainted wrestler Narsingh Yadav, gearing up for his first worldwide occasion after serving a four-year ban, examined constructive for the coronavirus on Saturday together with Greco-Roman grappler Gurpreet Singh. (Extra Sports News)
Narsingh is scheduled to participate in his first worldwide match in 4 years within the Particular person World Cup in Belgrade from December 12 to 18 after being named as Jitender Kinha’s substitute in 74kg class.
Narsingh (74kg class), who turned eligible to compete as soon as once more in August this yr and Gurpreet (77kg) each are asymptomatic, the Sports Authority of India stated in a press release.
Moreover the wrestling duo, physiotherapist Vishal Rai has additionally examined constructive for the lethal virus.
“All three are asymptomatic and have been moved to Sonepat’s Bhagwan Mahavir Das Hospital as a precautionary measure,” the SAI stated.
“The wrestlers had rejoined the nationwide camp in SAI Sonepat after their Diwali break and had been in quarantine. As per Normal Working Procedures established by SAI, they had been examined on the sixth day i.e. Friday 27th and their report got here at the moment.”
Earlier in September, three senior males’s grapplers — Deepak Punia (86kg), Navin (65kg) and Krishan (125kg) returned constructive for the virus after reporting for the camp.
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