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Sam Querrey accused of fleeing Russia by private jet after positive Covid-19 test

The Guardian
Thursday 15 October 2020 17:07

ATP said it’s investigating breach of Covid-19 protocol at eventAmerican No 5 could face hefty fine and suspension from tourUS tennis player Sam Querrey, a 2017 Wimbledon semi-finalist and the world No 49, was placed in isolation by Russian authorities after testing positive for the coronavirus but left the country on a private plane, organizers of the St Petersburg Open said on Thursday.The tournament said Querrey and his wife tested positive on Sunday, the day before main draw play started. They tested negative on arrival in Russia four days earlier. He was withdrawn from the competition and the family was asked to isolate together at a hotel. Related: Australian Open backed to go ahead if AFL-style training bubble can be set up Continue reading...

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