Barry Hearn has examined optimistic for COVID-19, simply days after son Eddie was struck down by the deadly virus.
The 72-year-old, who runs Matchroom Sport, has began a interval of self-isolation in accordance with UK authorities tips after catching coronavirus.
A spokesperson mentioned: “Barry feels properly and isn’t displaying any signs. Further employees and members of the family have additionally been examined and all discovered unfavorable.”
Eddie Hearn left the Battle Camp bubble final week with a view to defend the fighters for the Matchroom Boxing card in Milton Keynes on Sunday.
In April, Barry Hearn suffered a coronary heart assault and underwent an emergency op in Essex.
In contrast to Barry, Eddie is believed to be struggling with flu-like signs.
On Thursday he tweeted: “Gutted to simply discover out I examined optimistic for Covid-19 immediately and have to go away the bubble instantly.
“Fortunately all different assessments have been unfavorable. Heading house to relaxation – catch up tomorrow.”