Solo Nqweni, a South African first-class cricketer who has been battling Guillan-Barre Syndrome since final July in addition to different well being points, has examined positive for the novel coronavirus.
The 25-year-outdated all-rounder, who’s being handled for his sickness in Aberdeen, Scotland, shared the information on Twitter.
Nqweni is the third cricketer identified to have contracted the illness after Pakistan’s Zafar Sarfraz and Scotland’s Majid Haq.
“So last year I got GBS, and have been battling this disease for the past 10 months and I’m only half way through my recovery. I got TB, my liver failed and my kidney failed. Now today I tested positive for corona virus. I don’t understand why all of this is happening to me,” Nqweni tweeted.
This analysis is the most recent in a protracted line of well being points for Nqweni, who spent 4 weeks in an induced coma final yr.
Nqweni performed for South Africa Under-19s in 2012 and has been contracted to Eastern Province and has additionally performed for franchise cricket for the Warriors.
The former Grey High star, who’s enjoying as knowledgeable at Aberdeenshire Cricket Club, is within the intensive care unit of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, in line with Herald Live.