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Frances Tiafoe tested positive for the corona virus after the tennis exhibition

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Frances Tiafoe tested positive for the corona virus after the tennis exhibition

U.S. tennis match the first that was played with spectators since the beginning of the pandemic had players infected with COVID-19, according to a report.

The All-American DraftKings Team Cup, in Atlanta, Ga., Has around 450 people present on Friday, Time limit reported.

Team captain Frances Tiafoe was tested negative immediately before the match that day, but was retested afterwards because he showed symptoms – and the test was positive again, the website said.

“Frances Tiafoe has tested positive for the corona virus,” DraftKings said in a statement.

“Like all players, Tiafoe was tested before or upon arrival in Atlanta and has passed the daily temperature test. After the match, he showed symptoms and was retested and tested positive. “

“Tiafoe has left the event site and will not participate in the rest of the event.

“After learning this information, we immediately began to clean and sanitize the location of the event, and put in place protocols to track contacts and warn people who might have been exposed,” the statement continued.

Tiafoe himself then confirmed the diagnosis in a Twitter post.

“Unfortunately, I tested positive on Friday night for Covid-19 and had to resign from the special All-American Team Cup event in Atlanta this weekend.

“For the past two months, I have been practicing in Florida and tested negative there recently a week ago.”

This is not the first time a tennis player has been diagnosed with a virus. Back in June, Novak Djokovic and his wife were infected with a virus during the Adria Tour exhibition.

Tiafoe will be replaced by Christopher Eubanks for the remainder of the event.

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Mother of autistic boy attacked by CR7 criticizes Portuguese again

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Mother of autistic boy attacked by CR7 criticizes Portuguese again

The case of Cristiano Ronaldo’s aggression against an autistic fan continues to be heard in England. Sarah Kelly, mother of Jake Harding, has asked the English Football Federation to punish the Portuguese star.

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Sarah’s complaint comes after the league filed a complaint against a Manchester United player for aggression against Jake in the Manchester team’s match against Everton on April 9 last season in the Premier League. After an unsuccessful result, the Portuguese dropped a fan’s mobile phone on the way to the locker room.

According to Sarah, she and her son once again became victims of offenses in social networks after the announcement of the complaint against the attacker.

“People are following me, saying that I am rebelling again, but I didn’t know anything about it. The case should have been heard six months ago. My son talks every day about what happened to him. He still hasn’t returned his phone,” he said.

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Jake’s mother still asks how the player manages to sleep at night after what happened. “Let’s hope he finally gets the right punishment. He can’t keep getting away with it. Your behavior is unacceptable…” Sarah concluded.

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Marseille in California. ″Where the Portuguese is, there is Portugal″

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Marseille in California.  ″Where the Portuguese is, there is Portugal″

“You are the future,” President Marcelo Rebelo de Souza told a three-year-old girl dressed in traditional Portuguese clothing who came out to greet him on the podium where he spoke at Artesia Portuguese Salon. The city, located on the outskirts of Los Angeles, has not hosted the President of the Portuguese Republic since 1989. This weekend, he did it with pomp and the setting of an ornate Portuguese-American community bursting with pride.

“We have never lost the honor and responsibility of being representatives of this beautiful flag,” said Jimmy Enes, a member of Artesia DES, a Portuguese descendant, in a welcoming speech delivered in perfect Portuguese. “When we are asked who we are, we always answer”i am portuguese“and not”Portuguese-American“or ‘Portuguese American’,” he said. “That’s why we’re trying step by step to protect our heritage on the outskirts of Los Angeles, one of the greatest cities in the world.”

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Cristiano Ronaldo is injured by the Portuguese national team and thanks the fans for their support

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Cristiano Ronaldo is injured by the Portuguese national team and thanks the fans for their support



Cristiano Ronaldo got a cut on his nose and needed a bandage (Photo: MICHAL CIZEK / AFP)

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Gratitude. It seems that the attacker Cristiano Ronaldo shared his social media with Portuguese fans after a clash with Czech goalkeeper Vaclik. In the auction, the assailant received a cut on his face and needed a bandage to stop the bleeding.

“Great game, important team win! We remain focused on our goal. Thanks to the Portuguese public for the fantastic support,” the striker wrote on his Instagram account.

The match was marked by a great performance Portugal national team, who beat the Czech Republic 4-0 to take the lead in Nations League Group 2 with ten points with one matchday to go in the group stage of the tournament. Cristiano Ronaldo ended up losing to his team.

After the match, the leader of the Portuguese national team appreciated the result achieved on the road. “It was a very important victory and all teammates should be congratulated on the result,” commented the 37-year-old striker.

With three wins, one draw and one defeat, the Portuguese team has the best attack in their group with eleven goals scored and a net difference of nine. The team is one draw away from qualifying for the tournament series. The next match against Spain is next Tuesday in the city of Braga.

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