Athletes who've had to drop out of the Olympics because of Covid-19
July 22, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
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The 2020 Summer Olympics are finally underway in Tokyo. But athletes who contracted coronavirus have seen there Olympic dreams dashed. Some tested positive in Japan, some before coming. These are the athletes we know who have publicly dropped out due to Covid-19 health and safety protocols.
Team USA: 5
Coco Gauff -- USA Women's Tennis
Taylor Crabb -- USA Men's Beach Volleyball (according to NBC)
Bradley Beal -- USA Men's Basketball (Placed in health and safety protocol but hasn't publicly disclosed a positive Covid-19 test)
Team Great Britain: 3
Team Czech Republic: 2
Pavel Sirucek - Czech Republic Men's Table Tennis
Team Mexico: 2
Team South Africa: 2
Team Australia: 1
Team Chile: 1
Team Netherlands: 1
Team Russia: 1