Croatian heavyweight boxer Tony Filipe ill with the coronavirus. It is reported isport.ua referring to the portal Inside the Games.
Boxer participated in the qualification tournament for the Olympic games-2020, which was held in London. In the match of 1/16 finals which took place on March 15, Filipe fought against Ukrainian Sergey Gorshkova.
Then the Croat lost the separate decision of judges, then left the competition. After a while Tony passed the test for the coronavirus, which gave a positive result.
It is noted that the coronavirus in the competition has also caught two Turkish athlete.
Recall that the European qualification tournament was stopped because of the pandemic, COVID-19.