Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has been tested positive for deadly coronavirus just days after partying for his 34th birthday in Jamaica, according to reports. Bolt’s birthday bash included some renowned names — England football star Raheem Sterling, legendary Windies batsman Chris Gayle and Bayer Leverkusen player Leon Bailey.
Nationwide90fm, A Famous Radio Station in Jamaica, reports that the greatest athlete of all times has contracted the disease and will spend time in self-isolation as a result.
However, the 34-year-old sprinter said he is awaiting results of a COVID-19 test that he underwent during the weekend and has gone into self-quarantine as a precautionary measure. “… Social media says that I am confirmed COVID-19. Usain Bolt test on Saturday, trying to be responsible, stay in and stay away from my friends,” the retired great, considered the greatest sprinter of all times, said.