The Olympics began in which several Olympic players tested positive for Covid-19. Taylor Crabb, Olympic beach volleyball player, US representative tested positive for Covid-19. Zach Lavine, a basketball player for the North American team, will join the US team in Tokyo on Thursday after having approved all the health and safety protocol processes. Katie Lou Samuelson said she was devastated to test positive for Covid-19 and not be able to participate in the Olympic games, even being vaccinated and having taken all the pertinent precautions. Here is a list of Olympic players who will not be able to participate in the Olympics due to the positive result of Covid-19. Coco Gauff, 17-year-old tennis player. Kara Eaker, substitute gymnast for Team USA Katie Lou Samuelson, belongs to the basketball team Bradley Beal, star of the Washington Wizards Thabiso Monyane and Kamohelo Mahlatsi, South African soccer team Héctor Velázquez and Sammy Solis, Mexican baseball team Ondrej Perusic and Simon Nausch, beach volleyball player and coach from Czech Republic Alex de Minaur, Australian tennis player.