Mumbai : 8-time Olympic gold medal winner Jamaican runner Usain Bolt has been found to be Coronavirus positive. According to media reports, Bolt had a party with guests including English footballer Raheem Sterling on his 34th birthday in Jamaica, a day before he was found to be Corona positive.
According to the Daily Mail report, Jamaica’s radio station ‘Nationwide 90 FM’ said that Bolt has been exposed to the disease and will now be in self isolation as a result. The report further said that 34-year-old Bolt had got his COVID-19 test done a few days ago and on Sunday, he has been reported to be infected with the disease.
Stay Safe my ppl 🙏🏿 pic.twitter.com/ebwJFF5Ka9
— Usain St. Leo Bolt (@usainbolt) August 24, 2020
Bolt said goodbye to his illustrious career after winning third place in the 100m competition at the 2017 London World Championships. After retiring from the Athletics, Bolt tried his hand at professional football, where he practiced with the Australia-A League team Central Coast Mariners in October 2018