Tennis player Djokovic has donated one million euros to combat COVID-19 in Serbia

the First racket of the world Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena have donated to combat the spread of coronavirus infection COVID-19 one million euros.

“Novak and Elena gave one million euros to be spent on the purchase of ventilators, and other medical equipment”, – reported Serbian media.

Earlier, former tennis player Ana Ivanovic has helped UNICEF to buy 50 of the ventilator. Former captain of as Roma, ex-Italy national football team Francesco Totti acquired for a hospital 15 medical devices for monitoring vital signs of patients, and Bayern forward Robert Lewandowski donated to fight the infection one million euros.

Also contributed to the fight against the spread COVID-19 Russian businessman, the owner of London “Chelsea” Roman Abramovich who provided rooms hotel club stadium Stamford bridge employees of the National health service (NHS).

Recall, the outbreak of pneumonia caused by a coronavirus, a new type was recorded in the Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of 2019. To date, the virus has spread to 199 countries and territories. Cases it is already about 550 thousand people, of which 24 thousand died.