Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic contracts coronavirus

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Novak Djokovic says he has the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic said Tuesday he has tested positive for coronavirus, joining a slew of other infected players who took part in an exhibition tennis tournament in the Balkans.

"Novak Djokovic tested positive for a virus COVID-19," read a statement from his staff. "He is not showing any symptoms," it added.

Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic contracts coronavirus