Formula 1

Hamilton refused to be tested for coronavirus

The Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton did not take the test for the coronavirus after exposure to infected people – actor Idris Elba and wife of the Prime Minister of Canada, Sophie grégoire-Trudeau.

The Briton explained his decision by the fact that in the world there are people to whom the test will be needed. Moreover, Lewis has not had any symptoms of the disease.

“There was some speculation about my health after I attended the event, which was attended by two infected with human coronavirus. Now I’m fine, I feel healthy and am training twice a day. I have no symptoms. Besides, it’s been 17 days since I saw Sophie and Idris.

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I discussed with my doctor to check for coronavirus. You need to understand that there are a limited number of tests, and there are people who need them more than I,” wrote Hamilton in his Twitter.

Recall that due to coronavirus in Formula 1 postponed indefinitely the seven stages of the championship in Australia, Bahrain, Vietnam, China, the Netherlands, Spain and Monaco.

To admit the season is held, the leadership of the Formula 1, you need to conduct 8 races.