Yusuf Pathan tests positive for COVID-19

After announcing retirement from all forms of cricket, Yusuf Pathan featured in the Road Safety World Series in Raipur.

File picture of Yusuf Pathan.   -  K.PICHUMANI

Former India international Yusuf Pathan has tested positive for COVID-19. "I've tested positive for COVID-19 today with mild symptoms. Post the confirmation, I have quarantined myself at home and taking all the necessary precautions and medication required. I would request those who came in contact with me to get themselves tested at the earliest," Yusuf tweeted.

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After announcing retirement from all forms of cricket, Yusuf featured in the Road Safety World Series in Raipur - where some of the former India cricketers, including Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Irfan Pathan. Earlier on Saturday, Tendulkar too tested positive for the virus.

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