>

28- year old Japanese sumo wrestler, Shobushi dies of Coronavirus

0
Shobushi

Information reaching the desk of xorlali.com is that Japanese sumo wrestler Shobushi is reported dead after contracting Coronavirus.

The 28-year Japanese wrestler Shobushi was confirmed dead by the Japan Sumo Association (JSA).

READ ALSO: Atalanta midfielder, Andrea Rinaldi dies at the age of 19 after suffering from brain aneurysm

Shobushi, whose real name is Kiyotaka Suetake, died from multiple organ failure caused by the virus. He is the first in the sport to fall victim to Coronavirus

He had been the first sumo wrestler to test positive for the virus on 10 April, said Kyodo News.

His condition quickly worsened and he reportedly entered intensive care nine days later.

“I can only imagine how hard it must have been, battling illness for over a month, but like a wrestler, he endured it bravely and fought the disease until the end,” JSA Chairman Hakkaku told Kyodo News.

“I just want him to rest peacefully now.”

According to a report by Yomiuri News, around 1,000 members of the JSA will have to undergo a virus antibody test, the first large-scale testing event to be held in the Japanese sporting world.

 

Previous articleStonebwoy is Ghana’s biggest artiste – Prince Tsegah
Next articleFake pastor arrested for raping 14 boys in Dr Congo
Esther Xorlali Kugbey popularly known as Xorlali is the CEO of Xorlali.com. She is currently a student at Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science And Technology reading B.A CULTURE AND TOURISM Xorlali has become a household name in travel and entertainment blogging. She has an interest in promoting an upcoming artist and has a keen interest in showcasing the talents in the 16 Regions. Her blogging covers international artists and has affiliates around Africa to boost her reach to the targeted audience. Social media Facebook: xorlali kumens Twitter: @iamxorlali_ Instagram: @xorlaligh Email info@xorlalil.com For feedback, inquiries about event coverage, advertisement, Music promo and publicity, email: Info@xorlali.Com/ or call +233555552170.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here