Roberto Bautista Agut the newest participant to withdraw from Wimbledon as a consequence of Covid
The Spaniard, seeded 17, had been as a consequence of tackle Daniel Elahi Galan within the second spherical on Courtroom Three on Thursday. The Colombian will obtain a walkover.
Bautista Agut wrote on Twitter: “I’ve examined optimistic for Covid-19. Fortuitously, the signs should not very severe, however I believe it’s the greatest resolution. Thanks on your help. I hope to return again quickly.”
Roberto Bautista Agut has grow to be the third participant to announce he has withdrawn from Wimbledon after testing optimistic for Covid-19.
Bautista Agut follows two former finalists, Matteo Berrettini and Marin Cilic, who each pulled out forward of the primary spherical.
Whereas not generally known as a grass-courter, Bautista Agut achieved his greatest outcome at a grand slam by reaching the semi-finals right here in 2019, whereas he defeated world primary Daniil Medvedev on his method to the ultimate of the ATP Tour occasion in Majorca final week.
Gamers should not required to check themselves at Wimbledon this yr, and even to withdraw in the event that they check optimistic, however have been requested to be respectful to their fellow gamers and people they arrive into contact with.