5 Jan 2022

Novak Djokovic visa dispute delays entry to Australia for Open

The decision to allow tennis number one and avowed vaccine sceptic Novak Djokovic a medical exemption to take part in the Australian Open has prompted a huge backlash in Australia, among politicians and the public.

But now the Serbian is stuck at the airport in Melbourne after it turned out that his team had got him a visa that doesn’t allow medical exemptions.