All waterpolo matches postponed after athlete tests positive for Covid-19


Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

All waterpolo matches scheduled up to and including 16 August were postponed after an athlete tested positive for coronavirus, the Aquatic Sports Association of Malta announced.

The ASA initially announced that the game between St Julian’s ASC and Birżebbuġa ASC which was scheduled for Wednesday evening, was being postponed. The decision to postpone all matches came a few minutes later.

In a statement the association said that contact tracing was underway to establish whether more athletes have contracted the virus.

The association said that it sought advice from the health authorities.

49 new coronavirus cases were recorded on Wednesday after 2,200 swab tests were carried out.

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