Andy Murray tested positive for COVID-19, which caused his loss at the Australian Open. The Briton, former world number one, is currently isolated at home despite the fact that he had planned to travel to Australia on one of the 18 charter flights enabled by the tournament organization.
Murray, who is currently in good health, was confident that he would be able to arrive in Australia later than initially planned. and participate in the first Grand Slam of the year, which will begin on February 8.
At the moment, players are expected to start arriving in the country in the next 24 hours in time for them to complete a two-week quarantine period, during which they are allowed to leave their dormitories to train for five hours a day.
The tournament organization had stipulated that a positive result for COVID-19 before flying to that country would imply that the affected tennis player would not be allowed to travel. In the last hours, the case of Nicolás Massú, Dominic Thiem’s coach, who will travel to Oceania as soon as he recovers, had become known.