2016 Olympic champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev has revealed that he got infected with the coronavirus.
The Russian freestyle wrestler admitted that he didn’t take the pandemic seriously enough. The good news is “The Russian Tank” is now recovered from the disease and he urged his fellow countryman to stay at home and stay safe until things get better.
“I admit like most of my countrymen I didn’t pay attention to the coronavirus,” the Dagestan native said in his Instagram post. “We really underestimated the disease, as we didn’t felt the urgency to stay home.
“I myself got infected and transferred the illness to my family and friends and unfortunately some of them are no longer among us”, Sadulaev added.