Noppon pulls out of World Snooker Championship after positive Covid-19 test
Thai snooker player Noppon "Moo Paknam" Saengkham has withdrawn from the World Snooker Championship as he is infected with Covid-19.
In his Facebook post on Thursday, he said he had tested positive in Britain. He thanked his sponsors and fans for supporting him.
"I admit that I am quite disappointed, but I will use all feelings and lessons learned today to improve myself," he said.
The 28-year-old player started his career in 2009. As of March 29 this year, he was ranked world No. 41 among professional snooker players.