Djokovic appeal to be heard Saturday after Australia cancels visa again | Tennis News

Unvaccinated tennis star Novak Djokovic won the right to take his fight against deportation from Australia to a Federal Court on Saturday after the government cancelled his visa for the second time over COVID-19 entry regulations. The government undertook not to deport him until the case was over, although the world’s number one player was … Read more

Judge rejects bid to delay Djokovic visa appeal, while refugee activists gather | Tennis News

 The Australian government has failed in a bid to delay Novak Djokovic’s visa hearing until after the Australian Open draw is finalised. Judge Anthony Kelly rejected, in an order published on Sunday, the submission by home affairs minister Karen Andrews on Saturday to push Monday’s hearing to Wednesday. But the judge left the government with … Read more

Court documents show Novak Djokovic had Covid-19 last month | Tennis News

Novak Djokovic’s lawyers filed court papers Saturday in his challenge against deportation from Australia that show the tennis star tested positive for COVID-19 last month and recovered, grounds he used in applying for a medical exemption to the country’s strict vaccination rules. The No. 1-ranked Djokovic was denied entry at the Melbourne airport late Wednesday … Read more