On his 34th Birthday party, Usain Bolt tested positive for Covid-19. The world’s fasted man, eight-times Olympic gold medalist isolated himself at home in Jamaica after the positive report.
last week the sprinter was seen celebrating his 34th Birthday with a blast without any mask. On Monday the Jamaican health Ministry confirmed the news of his positive result. laster the sprinter himself posted a short clip on social media and addressed his fans to “stay safe”
On the video Bolt mentioned he took the test on Saturday, the day after his birthday celebration. Raheem Sterling and Chris Gayle also attended the gala party on Friday. However, both Raheem and Chris have been tested and were tested negative.
Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness also said police are investigating the circumstances surrounding Bolt’s birthday party thoroughly and will give report upon the matters in near future.
Bolt hung up his boots on 5th August after he ran his last run at the world championship 2017. Where he was beaten by the American sprinter Justin Gatlin in 100m final.