Olympic Games: USA Team coronavirus alarm: Bradley Beal, out of the Games

The friendly match against Australia has been suspended. On Sunday, the American team faces Spain in Las Vegas

Bradley Beal, during a match with the USA Team.ETHAN MILLERAFP

The American escort Bradley Beal, who had been separated by the covid-19 protocol You will not be able to play the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020 and will have to be replaced, while the interior Jerami Grant has been isolated as a precaution, the US federation reported Thursday.

In addition, the USA Team has decided to suspend as a precaution the friendly that it had planned for today, although it maintains that of next Sunday against Spain, which arrived in Las Vegas this Friday.

The Washington Wizards guard had been included in the ‘USA Basketball’ health protocol on Wednesday and will remain in it for the next few weeks, preventing him from being at the Olympic event.

“Be named a substitute soon, “the agency says in a statement, which does not specify whether Beal has been infected with coronavirus.

On the same note, the American federation reports that the interior Jerami Grant (Detroit Pistons) It has been placed in these protocols “as a precaution”, without indicating whether it is a positive or a contact with an infected person.