Novak Djokovic Grigor Dimitrov

Grigor Dimitrov has Coronavirus. Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev at risk

Grigor Dimitrov, who played the Adria Tour with Novak Djokovic, has announced he has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus


Grigor Dimitrov has unfortunately contracted Coronavirus which he announced via Instagram. He has only just left the Adria Tour where he was seen in contact with other players including Novak Djokovic.

The Adria Tour has stated that anyone who was in close contact with Dimitrov should be tested immediately which means Novak Djokovic, Andrey Rublev, Alexander Zverev, Borna Coric. Marin Cilic and others will need to be tested to see if hey have caught the virus from Dimitrrov.

In his statement, Dimitrov said, “I want to reach out and let my fans and friends know that I tested positive back in Monaco for Covid-19. I want to make sure anyone who has been in contact with me during these past days gets tested and takes the necessary precautions. I am so sorry for any harm I might have caused. I am back home now and recovering. Thanks for your support and please stay safe and healthy. GD”


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