Bianca Andreescu of Canada speaks to her coach Sylvain Bruneau. (Describe by Matthew Stockman/Getty Photos)
Sylvain Bruneau, the coach of 2019 US Delivery champion Bianca Andreescu, acknowledged Saturday he examined sure for Covid-19 after arriving for the Australian Delivery, a result which despatched 23 gamers into a two-week resort lockdown.
In all, 47 gamers delight in been barred from practising in Melbourne after it used to be printed that passengers on two constitution flights – one from Abu Dhabi and one from Los Angeles – examined sure.
“I’m deeply sorry to portion that I delight in correct examined sure for Covid-19 upon arrival after travelling from Abu Dhabi,” Bruneau wrote in a media assertion.
“I’m extraordinarily saddened and sorry for the penalties now on every person’s shoulders sharing my flight.
“The relaxation of my group of workers is negative and I sincerely hope that any extra disruption is kept to a minimal.”
Bruneau acknowledged that he had examined negative within 72 hours of the flight’s departure from the Gulf and “felt perfectly fine after I boarded.”
He insisted he had followed your total protocols while in the Center East.
“I haven’t any thought how I’d delight in diminished in dimension this virus.”
The 47 gamers will now now not now be allowed out to practise and prepare for the 5 hours day to day agreed to as portion of their manufacture-up to the outlet main of the one year, Tennis Australia acknowledged.
The Australian Delivery is due to originate on February 8 after being moved from its frequent January slot.
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