Coronavirus fells Icelandic Eurovision hopefuls, they would not now conduct reside

The Icelandic entry at rehearsal. Photograph: EBU / Thomas Hanses

The Icelandic entry for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, at the moment underway in Rotterdam, will not be performed live immediately after just one of the band tested favourable for coronavirus.

Iceland’s entry Dadi og Gagnamagnid should have rehearsed two times currently and then taken section in Thursday’s semi-last. Now they have moved into isolation and a recording from an earlier rehearsal will be broadcast instead.

On Sunday, a member of the Icelandic delegation also examined good for coronavirus but everybody else in the team was very clear.

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Before on Wednesday, celebration producer Sietse Bakker said just 10 of the 20,000 coronavirus checks carried out on performers, crew and Ahoy personnel have proved constructive so significantly. They bundled the Icelandic situations and a member of the Polish delegation.

No stories of bacterial infections amid supporters have however been made. In total 3,500 folks are getting admitted to each demonstrate. They have to have a detrimental coronavirus examination and may well also be pulled out for random tests.

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