Tokyo, Jan. 5 (Jiji Press)–Yokozuna grand champion Hakuho has examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus, the Japan Sumo Affiliation mentioned Tuesday.
The 35-year-old Mongolian-born wrestler took a polymerase chain response take a look at after experiencing a lack of scent on Monday, the affiliation mentioned. His optimistic take a look at outcome got here out Tuesday morning, it mentioned.
The COVID-19 an infection made it unlikely for the Miyagino secure wrestler to compete within the coming New Yr grand match, set to happen from Sunday by way of Jan. 24 at Tokyo’s Ryogoku Kokugikan corridor, sources acquainted with the state of affairs mentioned.
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