Sachin Tendulkar has tested positive for coronavirus.© AFP
Cricket greatrevealed on Saturday that he had tested positive for coronavirus. The world’s most successful international batsman took to Twitter to share the news, saying that he has quarantined himself at home. “I have been testing myself and taking all the recommended precautions to ensure Covid is kept at bay. However, I’ve tested positive today following mild symptoms. All others at home have tested negative. I’ve quarantined myself at home and am following all the necessary protocols as advised by my doctors,” the cricket legend tweeted.
“I want to thank all the healthcare professionals who are supporting me and many others across the country.”
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt)
Sachin Tendulkar, who retired from international cricket in 2013, was recently seen in action during thewhere he led the India Legends to the title, .
India Legends completely dominated the tournament winning all but one match en route their title triumph.
The tournament, aimed at creating awareness about road safety featured former cricketers from top cricketing nations like England, South Africa, the West Indies and Bangladesh.
scored 30 off 23 balls in the final against the Tillakaratne Dilshan-led side to give his side a solid start as they posted 181/4 in their 20 overs.
fought hard but fell short of the target by 14 runs as India Legends lifted the trophy after a dominating campaign.
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