Swedish cross-country skier Linn Svahn cleared to race in Italy

Swedish cross-country skier Linn Svahn does not have the coronavirus and will be able to compete at Friday’s Tour de Ski event in Italy, the Swedish Ski Federation said. The results of a PCR test – released late Thursday – showed that the 21-year-old does not have the virus, and she was eligible to participate in the women’s 10-kilometre mass start in Val di Fiemme. The Swedish team were tested on Wednesday on arrival to Italy. Svahn’s initial rapid test showed up postive, but Swedish team physician Per ‘Piggen’ Andersson had earlier cautioned it could have been a false postive. Two unnamed sk…

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