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Women’s Beach Volleyball Match Is The First Covid-19 Cancellation Of The Olympics

Women’s Beach Volleyball Match Is The First Covid-19 Cancellation Of The Olympics

7/24/2021 9:30:00 AM

Women’s Beach Volleyball Match Is The First Covid-19 Cancellation Of The Olympics

The first scheduled game of the beach volleyball tournament was canceled on Saturday after a Czech player tested positive for Covid-19

ToplineThe first game of the Olympic Beach volleyball tournament was canceled on Saturday morning as one of the participants had tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this week, making it the first coronavirus-related cancellation of the Tokyo games and signaling the challenges that lay ahead for the games’ organizers.

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A close up view of protective gloves holding an official game ball during the Men's Preliminary -... [+]Pool D between Team Brazil and Team Argentina on day one of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Shiokaze Park.Getty ImagesKey FactsCzech player Markéta Sluková was among a group of Czech athletes that tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this week, which has now knocked her and her partner Markéta Sluková out of the tournament.

The cancellation means that their opponents, Japan’s Megumi Murakami and Miki Ishii, will take the win by default and progress forward.A total of ten beach volleyball games are scheduled for Saturday, but so far the overall atmosphere of the event is a stark contrast to the beach party vibe seen in Rio and London. headtopics.com

Both the men’s and women’s Brazilian teams scored victories over continental rivals Argentina in matches that were played in the sweltering summer heat of Tokyo as temperatures hit 90 degrees Fahrenheit.A DJ played music from the stands and delivered play-by-play commentary and the only other people in attendance were the half a dozen ball attendants.

Crucial Quote“In Brazil, we had the biggest support. There were many, many people cheering for us, and here we had silence,” Brazil’s Ágatha Bednarczuk—who won a silver at the Rio games—the Associated Press. “We need to put our emotion in the game, because we can’t receive emotion from them. For me, it’s very important to play with emotion so I had to bring it from inside.”

Key Backgroundreported17 new Covid-19 cases tied to the Olympics. This includes one foreign athlete who is not residing in the games village, 14 contractors, and two games officials—one of whom was staying in the village. Since the start of July 123 people linked to the Olympics have tested positive for Covid-19, including several athletes residing in the games village. As per the event’s Covid

rules, athletes who test positive are required to undergo a mandatory 14-day period of isolation. Any other athletes who have been in close contact with the positive cases are not required to enter isolation and they will be allowed to compete if they test negative within six hours of the start of their events. headtopics.com

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