Australia’s entire Olympic track and field squad sent into isolation
The Australian track and field team in Tokyo is in isolation after an American pole-vaulter tested positive to COVID-19.
It’s understood the 63-person squad has been placed into isolation as a precaution.
The US athlete who tested positive is pole-vaulter Sam Kendricks.
Australian medal contender Kurtis Marschall has been deemed a close contact.
“They’re taking no chances,” Shane McInnes told Dee Dee Dunleavy on 3AW.
More than 60 Australian athletes are now isolating.
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