After the good year of 2019, we entered 2020 with high expectations but who would have ever imagined that it would turn out to be worst. The culprit is COVID- 19 and recently, our beloved former WWE star, Rusev, joined the long list of celebs to get infected by the virus.
Yes, you read that right! Miroslav Barnyashev aka Rusev has confirmed of being tested positive for COVID- 19. He took to his YouTube channel, ToBeMiroTV, and posted a video titled ‘I tested positive for COVID-19’. As soon as the video dropped on the internet, several fans were left in a shock and prayed for his speedy recovery.
Here’s the video:
For the unversed, even Rusev’s wife Lana’s parents have been tested positive for COVID- 19.
Meanwhile, Rusev was one of the wrestlers who were fired from WWE, post-Wrestlemania 36. As the Bulgarian Brute was good with wrestling skills, many fans were shocked on his release.
Apart from Rusev, the list of fired wrestlers included- Kurt Angle, Drake Maverick, Zack Ryder, Curt Hawkins, Karl Anderson (Chad Allegra), Luke Gallows (Drew Hankinson), Heath Slater (Heath Miller), Eric Young (Jeremy Fritz), Rowan (Joseph Ruud), Sarah Logan (Sarah Rowe), No Way Jose (Levis Valenzuela), Mike Chioda, Mike Kanellis (Mike Bennett), Maria Kanellis, EC3 (Michael Hutter), Aiden English (Matthew Rehwoldt), Lio Rush (Lionel Green), Primo (Edwin Colon) and Epico (Orlando Colon Nieves).