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Rusev announces he has tested positive for COVID-19

Former WWE Superstar Rusev, real name Miroslav Barnyashev, announced on his Twitch stream that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

The news comes days after his wife Lana, real name CJ Perry, announced that both her mother and father tested positive for the virus. Lana said that her mother had to be admitted to the ICU because she needed to be on oxygen because she has asthma.

As of now, Lana has not said that she has tested positive. Several WWE stars have tested positive over the last couple of weeks with reports saying that at there were at least 30 positive tests in the company.

On behalf of everyone here at, we wish Rusev the best and we hope for a speedy and full recovery.


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