French Reporter ‘Was Told Not to Ask’ Novak Djokovic About Vaccination

The French journalist who interviewed Novak Djokovic without knowing that the men’s world number one had tested positive for coronavirus said he was told not to ask him about vaccination for the virus. Franck Ramella from L’Equipe sports daily spoke with the men’s world number one in Belgrade on December 18, two days after the […]

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From Getting Medical Exemption to Being Detained, Then Released in a Dramatic Way: The Novak Djokovic Saga

It has been a dramatic one week for men’s tennis world number one player Novak Djokovic, his fans and the Australian Open organisers. However, on Monday, the Serb scored a massive victory, albeit in a different court, to keep his hopes of a record-extending 10th Australian Open title alive. Djokovic successfully challenged the Australian Government’s […]

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Novak Djokovic Trains as Australian Open Dream Hangs in Balance

Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic trained at the Australian Open venue Tuesday in search of a record 21st Grand Slam but his dream hung in the balance as the government pondered cancelling his visa, again. The world number one had scored a surprise courtroom victory the day before, overturning the Australian government’s decision to cancel his […]

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Novak Djokovic Free in Australia but Deportation Threat Still Looms

Novak Djokovic woke up on Tuesday to his first morning outside immigration detention in Australia, almost a week after he flew into the country – and into an international furore over his COVID-19 vaccination status. However, the world number one still faces the threat of being detained by the federal government for a second time […]

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Novak Djokovic’s Entry to Australia Hits a Snag With Paperwork

World number one Novak Djokovic’s entry to Australia has reportedly been delayed over a snag with paperwork, further fuelling the controversy over a Covid vaccine exemption he was granted by Australian Open organisers. Djokovic, an outspoken vaccine sceptic, received the exemption in order to play at this month’s tournament in Melbourne, the first Grand Slam […]

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