First Covid-19 Infections Among Athletes in Olympic Village Are Confirmed


By Alastair Gale
A security checkpoint outside the Olympic Village on Saturday. PHOTO: DANIEL STILLER/ZUMA PRESS

TOKYO—Two athletes staying at the Olympic Village in Tokyo have tested positive for Covid-19, the organizers of the Games said.

The infections are the first confirmed cases among athletes in the village. The athletes have been moved into a 14-day quarantine, the organizers said on Sunday.

Another athlete who isn’t staying in the village has also tested positive, the organizers said.

Publish : 2021-07-18 10:45:00

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