The canadian Bianca Andreescu, N ° 6 in the WTA world rankings, will leave the Caja Mágica after having tested positive for Covid-19 upon arrival in Madrid. Therefore, it will be an absence of weight in the tournament in the Spanish capital.
The US Open 2019 champion confirmed through a statement that she will not be able to participate in this edition of the Mutua Madrid Open, a WTA 1000 category event, after her positive for coronavirus.
“After testing negative twice before my flight to Madrid, I was sadly informed that I tested positive upon arrival and therefore will not play,” he lamented.
Andreescu explained that he feels “fine”, “resting” and “following health and safety protocols.” “I hope to return to the court very soon,” wished the 20-year-old Canadian.
The Mutua Madrid Open, which takes place from April 29 to May 8 at the Caja Mágica sports complex in the Spanish capital, loses one of its favorites in the women’s team and hopes to have the other big names.