The cases of corona infection increased to more than 100 in the Tokyo Olympics. Organizers announced the infection of 19 new cases on Friday. Road cyclist Michel Schlegel, the fourth player from the Czech Republic, has been found to be Corona positive.
Tokyo Olympic organizers said in the daily Corona update that three players, ten sports personnel, three journalists and three contractors have been found positive.
Sports related corona cases have increased to 106, out of which 11 are players. The sixth case of the Czech Republic’s team has come to light.
The country’s National Olympic Committee said, ‘The sixth member of the Czech Republic contingent and the fourth player have been found positive. Road cyclist Michel Schlegel has been found infected.
He was to participate in the road race on Saturday, which he will not be able to take now. Earlier, two beach volleyball players and a table tennis player from the Czech Republic also came positive. The doctor of the Czech team, Vlastimil Vorasek, also tested positive on Thursday. Earlier a volleyball coach was also infected.
Among other countries, a taekwondo player from Chile, a skateboard player from the Netherlands and a taekwondo player were also found positive. Two football players from South Africa and a beach volleyball player from America turned out to be positive.