Eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt tests positive for COVID-19
ByFunAsia 25 Aug 2020 09:08 PM 299
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According to reports from a top Jamaican public Health officer, Eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt tests positive for COVID-19.

                                                                     

Christopher Tufton, the country's health minister, confirmed that Bolt officially announced that he tested positive. The sprinter gave a statement and said that he gave the test on Saturday, one day after he celebrated his 34th birthday.


Bolt said that "I'm trying to be responsible, so I'm going to stay in and stay away from my friends,"


"I'm having no symptoms (but) am going to quarantine myself."


An 11-time world champion took retirement from sprinting after the 2017 World Championships. He has world records at 100 and 200 meters.

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