Hidilyn Diaz (AFP)

Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz revealed she has tested positive for COVID-19.

In an Instagram story posted Wednesday night, the 30-year-old weightlifter admitted to having contracted the virus through a picture of an email letter confirming her positive result.

“Kahit po ako, nag-positive na po,” the Zamboanga native wrote.

Diaz also urged people to take extra precautions and follow the health protocols as cases continue to rise not only in the Philippines but in other countries as well.

She is currently training in Malaysia.

“Ingat po tayong lahat. Magpalakas at sundin lahat ng health protocols,” Diaz wrote.

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2022/01/12/diaz-reveals-she-has-tested-positive-for-covid-19/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=diaz-reveals-she-has-tested-positive-for-covid-19)