Oyogist.com has learnt that 11 times Formula one Champion, Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for the Nobel Coronavirus after developing mild symptoms. He later underwent a Covid-19 test in Bahrain, and the results came out Positive.
“Lewis is now isolating in accordance with Covid-19 protocols and public health authority guidelines. Apart from mild symptoms, he is otherwise fit and well, and the entire tea sends him our very best wishes for a swift recovery.
“We will announce our replacement driver plans for this weekend in due course.” Mercedez said.
A F1 statement further read: “The FIA, Formula 1 and Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team can today confirm that during mandatory pre-race PCR testing for the Sakhir Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for Covid-19.
“In accordance with Covid-19 protocols and public health authority guidelines in Bahrain he is now isolating. All contacts have been declared.
“The procedures set out by the FIA and Formula 1 will ensure no wider impact on this weekend’s event”.
Meanwhile, Hamilton would be replaced by Mercedez during this weekend race.