Yusuf Pathan tests positive for COVID-19 with mild symptoms


Yusuf Pathan took to Twitter to announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19. He announced the news on the same day as Sachin Tendulkar revealed that he had tested positive for the same virus. 

The 38-year-old has said that he had mild symptoms of the virus and quarantined himself at home with all necessary precautions and medications. 

“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,” Pathan wrote on Twitter.

“I would request those who came in contact with me to get themselves tested at the earliest.”


He recently represented India Legends in the Road Safety World Series which were played in Raipur. The Indian Legends won the inaugural tournament by beating Sri Lanka Legends in the finals. 

Along with Sachin Tendulkar and Pathan brothers, many star cricketers in Indian cricket participated in the first edition of the tournament. 

On 27th March, the former Indian cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar had announced that he tested positive for the coronavirus. As per the reports, he had a little bit of fever on Friday but was fine as of Saturday morning.