The Australian government relaunched the Djokovic saga on Friday by once again canceling his visa, which could lead, unless there is a twist, to the expulsion before the start of the Australian Open on Monday of the Serb who wanted to enter the country. without being vaccinated against Covid-19.
The 34-year-old Serbian continued training Friday in Melbourne in hopes of claiming a record-breaking 10th Australian Open title and 21st Grand Slam title.
But at the end of the day, the Minister of Immigration published a press release announcing the cancellation, for the second time, of the Australian visa of the world N.1.
A decision taken “on health and public order bases”, specified Alex Hawke, who said he was “firmly committed to protecting Australian borders, especially in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic”.