Australian Open 2022: The much-talked-about season’s first Grand Slam, Australian Open, is now witnessing one other twist as the primary draw forward of the scheduled event noticed an extended delay and later included World No. 1 Novak Djokovic in its primary draw.
Media stories declare that the draw on the anticipated time was averted by authorities conserving in view that World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is probably not accessible for the event.
Nonetheless, after a delay in the primary draw, the Australian Open organisers deliberate to go forward with Djokovic included in it because the world’s primary seed amid continued wait on the Australian authorities’s resolution concerning his visa.
— Reuters (@Reuters) January 13, 2022
The continued visa concern for the Serbian has been an actual menace to the Australian Open organisers who’re considering his keep in Australia after visa row.
The unvaccinated 20-time grand slam champion Novak Djokovic not too long ago admitted that he had examined covid constructive in December forward of his journey to Australia. Paperwork in his visa software, which he blamed his agent for filling out wrongly, didn’t specify his isolation particulars within the final 14 days.