Novak Djokovic waits to learn fate after making shock COVID admission

The tennis star could still be deported as soon as today after releasing an explosive statement on social media.

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13/01/2022 12:29:00 AM

.DjokerNole could learn whether he will be deported from Australia on Thursday as the federal government continues to weigh up its options. 7NEWS

The tennis star could still be deported as soon as today after releasing an explosive statement on social media.

He also admitted to attending a media interview in Belgrade when he knew he was infected COVID-19.After carrying out a PCR test on December 16, Djokovic attended the interview two days later.“I felt obliged to go ahead and conduct the interview as I didn’t want to let the journalist down, but did ensure I socially distanced and wore a mask except when my photograph was being taken,” Djokovic wrote.

“While I went home after the interview to isolate for the required period, upon reflection, this was an error of judgement and I accept that I should have rescheduled this commitment.”Your cookie settings are preventing this third party content from displaying.

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DjokerNole Just deport him. If was us we would be gone. Who the hell is he to cheat yet be allowed to stay? Id turn and boo him at oz open. Other players respect our rules so why cant he. Novax Joker bugger off.. ur plane awaits you sir Covid... DjokerNole Deport him his a fake and a big fat lier. Not fair on the other tennis players that are vaccinated to play. Theother players should Boycott the Aus Open if he gets to stay.

DjokerNole Why involves the stupid judges when he is clearly lied on his visa application form? It should be straight forward deportation. DjokerNole You are a classless group of reporters who need to stay away from the Fosters before going on air. DjokerNole Bottom the liar out he always has someone to blame never him but these admissions only come after being caught red handed - someone should get a recall process for the judge who let him stay one rule for the rich is a bad judge - boot them out too

DjokerNole Yawn! Everybody knows the outcome! The outcome of this saga for me is “as long as you have money, you can break any Covid rule; take pictures while infectious; travel to Spain and blame your team for misinformation in the visa form; go to photoshoot session” DjokerNole Forgot about this already PM Scott? Rules are Rules?

DjokerNole The law should be respected by EVERYONE! It is a shame to disrespect law and set a negative example! DjokerNole Whether or not he is deported, he will face the music back home in Republic of Serbia as its PM is taking his Covid breaches seriously DjokerNole you should learn english DjokerNole learn?

Novak Djokovic COVID UPDATES LIVE: Novak Djokovic ‘focused’ on the Australian OpenThe tennis superstar said he was focused on training for the Australian Open next week; Another 24 people have died from COVID-19 in NSW and Victoria; Nick Kyrgios tests positive to COVID. Follow updates here. And you are complicit. All the way fuelling the fire and promoting inept approach that began with Gladys. Well done. It creeps up insidiously on a nation. Double jabbed Kyrgios is positive and Djoko negative yet he got in trouble what a farce this world has become!

DjokerNole Whether or not he is deported, the Republic of Serbia will take this matter into their own hands too

Novak Djokovic admits attending interview while knowingly COVID-positive Novak Djokovic has admitted he attended an in-person interview and photoshoot while knowingly COVID-positive. give the men a gold metal he tell you the truth

Novak Djokovic admits attending interview while knowingly COVID-positive Novak Djokovic has apologised for an “error of judgement” in taking part in a media interview while he knew he was COVID-19 positive and conceded his agent made an administrative error on his travel forms | AustralianOpen Djokovic COVID Gallo_Ways Gallo_Ways He is taking no bloody responsibility by getting everyone else to fill in forms with incorrect information and expects a sorry to fix it. He’s used poor judgment throughout this pandemic and while others have been locked out of their own country of aus he swindles his way in 😠 Gallo_Ways I thinks he's going to get an ultimatum from immigration and he will leave volunterally...... Gallo_Ways What a joke

Novak Djokovic admits error of judgment over COVID timeline controversy.DjokerNole has claimed “misinformation” about his COVID-19 infection timeline, but has also apologised for an “error in judgement” after he went to an interview while positive. 7NEWS DjokerNole He acted like he hadn't even had the PCR test in the days after he apparently knew he had COVID. Strange indeed. DjokerNole There was documented proof of his activities on those dates where he was knowingly COVID-19 positive. Sorry it's not misinformation, Novak is just lying. DjokerNole Lie after lie. Based on his unscrupulous behaviour, he should be deported. It is time for the minister to use powers to remove him from Australia.

Novak Djokovic admits attending interview while knowingly COVID-positive Novak Djokovic has admitted he attended an in-person interview and photoshoot while knowingly COVID-positive. Gallo_Ways bengrubb Tell someone else. Gallo_Ways bengrubb Interview could have been arranged online!. Gallo_Ways bengrubb selfish scum. he should be jailed for assault

Novak Djokovic faces fine or prison for breaking isolation while Covid positiveStar is due to play at Australian Open but faces possibility of deportation Excellent outcome. What do you think Djokovic should get? The human errors of greed and hubris.

In an explosive statement posted to social media on Wednesday the Serbian player denied he was trying to mislead the government on the form, stating an agent had made an “administrative mistake” while filling out the form. He also admitted to attending a media interview in Belgrade when he knew he was infected COVID-19. After carrying out a PCR test on December 16, Djokovic attended the interview two days later. “I felt obliged to go ahead and conduct the interview as I didn’t want to let the journalist down, but did ensure I socially distanced and wore a mask except when my photograph was being taken,” Djokovic wrote. “While I went home after the interview to isolate for the required period, upon reflection, this was an error of judgement and I accept that I should have rescheduled this commitment.” Your cookie settings are preventing this third party content from displaying. If you’d like to view this content, please adjust your Cookie Settings