Sports Report- 7/1

CHAD CAMPBELL ON TUESDAY BECAME THE SIXTH PGA TOUR PLAYER TO TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19. CAMPBELL WAS TESTED IN THE PRE-TOURNAMENT SCREENING BEFORE THE ROCKET MORTGAGE CLASSIC IN DETROIT. CAMPBELL LAST PLAYED IN THE CHARLES SCHWAB OPEN, WHERE HE MISSED THE CUT. HIS POSITIVE TEST COMES ONE DAY AFTER HARRIS ENGLISH TESTED POSITIVE, AND BOTH JOIN NICK WATNEY, CAMERON CHAMP, DENNY MCCARTHY AND DYLAN FRITTELLI AS PLAYERS WHO HAVE TESTED POSITIVE.
UP TO 800 SPECTATORS PER DAY WILL BE ALLOWED AT A TENNIS EXHIBITION IN BERLIN IN MID-JULY, EVEN AFTER FOUR PLAYERS TESTED POSITIVE FOR THE CORONAVIRUS AFTER PLAYING IN A SIMILAR EVENT HOSTED BY NOVAK DJOKOVIC. ORGANIZERS OF TWO TOURNAMENTS IN BERLIN SAID TUESDAY THE CITY HEALTH AUTHORITIES HAVE APPROVED A LIMITED NUMBER OF SPECTATORS. ORGANIZERS SAID IT WAS THE FIRST SPORTING EVENT IN GERMANY TO HAVE SPECTATORS AMID THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC. OTHER SPORTS SUCH AS GERMANY’S SOCCER AND BASKETBALL LEAGUES RESUMED IN EMPTY STADIUMS.

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