Novak Djokovic’s appeal of canceled visa moves to higher court

MELBOURNE, Australia – Novak Djokovic was reported to be back in immigration custody on Saturday after his legal challenge to prevent him from being deported from Australia for non-vaccination before COVID-19 was transferred to a higher court. A Federal Court hearing is scheduled for Sunday, a day before the No. 1 men and nine-time Australian … Read more

Novak Djokovic has withdrawn visa a second time in Australia, expected to appeal

Novak Djokovic faces deportation again after the Australian government withdraws his visa for a second time, the latest twist in the ongoing saga over whether the No. 1 tennis player will compete in the Australian Open, despite the fact that he was not vaccinated for COVID-19. Immigration Minister Alex Hawke said on Friday that he … Read more

Novak Djokovic to defend Australian Open tennis title after vaccination against COVID-19

Novak Djokovic ended speculation about his Australian Open title defense by announcing on Tuesday that he would attend the opening of the season Grand Slam event after receiving a medical exemption from vaccination against COVID-19. The world number one, who had refused to disclose his vaccination status, had earlier said he was unsure whether he … Read more