Latvian basketball player Jānis Timms and two of his teammates from the Euroleague club Moscow region “Khimki” have been joined by two more basketball players – Greg Monroe and Maxim Barashkov – who have recorded positive Covid-10 analyzes, the website “sportando.basketball” reported on Friday.
Ahead of the Euroleague match scheduled for Friday with its Kaunas “Žalgiris” team, the Khimki club announced positive analyzes of Monroe and Barashkov’s Covid-19.
This increases the total number of sick athletes in a team to five. It has already been reported that on Sunday, the team announced a positive Covid-19 test to Tim, Eugene Voronov and Jordan Mickey.
The analysis material received was sent to the Rospotrebnadzor department for further investigation, with three athletes remaining among the Covid-19 patients.
Mickey has been reported to have no clinical symptoms, while Voronov and Tim have minor complaints of malaise.
Players are isolated and under medical supervision.
In addition, three Khimki players – Stefan Jovich, Alexei Swede and Erik Makkolum – have been injured.
The game with “Žalgiris” has been postponed to October 10, according to an entry on the “Khimki” club website.