Novak Djokovic could be barred from playing in French Open

Under the new rules, athletes without a vaccine pass cannot compete in France.

1/18/2022 12:48:00 AM

Tennis star Novak Djokovic could be barred from competing in the French Open following the French Parliament’s adoption of a vaccine pass on Sunday.

Under the new rules, athletes without a vaccine pass cannot compete in France.

Rindoff Petroff/Hekimian/Getty Images, FILEChampion Novak Djokovic poses with the trophy following his victory in the Men's Singles final match against Andy Murray in the French Open at Roland Garros on June 5, 2016, in Paris.French lawmakers passed a controversial piece of legislation on Sunday that will require people 16 years and older to have a vaccine certificate to enter public places such as restaurants, cafés, bars and cinemas. The regulation will apply to sports venues as well, Maracineanu announced, saying she hoped for the French sports sector to become an"ambassador(s) of these measures on the international level."

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Good. Let's see if he holds to his principles or chases the $$$. Liberalism is a mental disorder He has a choice. Free to make it. As with any decision there are consequences. It’s called being an adult. That simple JUST GET VACCINATED! SIMPLE!! WeStandWithNovak 🇷🇸🇷🇸🇷🇸 Good... Fuck the France too then. Another sham of a tournament without the best player participating. He refuses to take a vaccine that doesn't work for a virus he already had. You can't make this stuff up

Double check him too any or all citizens of any countries coming in U.S don’t matter if they a Olympic to poor woman needing help everyone must undergo Terrorists Prevent Walk Phase congressdotgov CIA FBI Guess he should’ve complied

Novak Djokovic could be banned from French Open, tooNovak Djokovic could be cast out of another Grand Slam tournament this season after a new piece of legislation passed in France on Sunday.

I think he is the goat of men tennis. Greater than Federer and greater than Nadal. But nothing more. I am still a fan of his tennis. But nothing more. DjokerNole, There’s a price for freedom. Go Brady Go Novak is a budalo He did a huge disservice to the small subset of the vaccine hesitant who have sane and legitimate reasons not to vaccinate. This is not the time to lie 🤥 and risk the health of others. Trust is fundamental to both sides considering VaccineMandates. fail Credibilidade

🤣🤣🤣🤣 Freedom of Choice, BUT some have cpnsequences. If he feels that strongly, its his personal choice. just take a year off, relax, reset, spend time with family, and wait for the dust to settle. its a crazy time. 🤣

No vaccine, no French Open for Djokovic, says French Sports ministryNovak Djokovic could be barred from playing in the French Open as things stand now after the Sports Ministry said on Monday there would be no exemption from France's new vaccine pass law. Let see what the situation is at that time. Things may change once again… FORCED VACCINATION IS AGAINST HUMANITY YES READ THAT AGAIN

Anyone know where he can get a vaccine? Send him a text!

Novak Djokovic Likely to be Deported, Miss Australian Open After Court Upholds Visa CancellationNovak Djokovic faces deportation from Australia after a court upheld a decision to cancel his visa, ending the tennis star’s bid to defend his Australian Open title. 👏👏👏👏👏👏 Australians 40:15 Novax 🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳 Home is calling Novak, time to go home.....

Novak Djokovic loses deportation appeal, won’t play in Australian OpenNovak Djokovic’s hopes of playing at the Australian Open were dashed Sunday after a court dismissed the top-ranked tennis star’s appeal against a deportation order. I transported most of the new stadium roof for that event. I will not be going. Not all heroes wear capes! The Australian government is fascist.

Novak Djokovic to Be Deported, Miss Australian Open After Court Upholds Visa CancellationNovak Djokovic faces deportation from Australia after a court upheld a decision to cancel his visa, ending the tennis star’s bid to defend his Australian Open title Only likely to be deported? I think it’s more certain than that. Huseinaaaaa Rule of law prevails in the end 💪.

Novak Djokovic will not compete in Australian Open after court revokes visa for 2nd timeNovak Djokovic will not compete in the Australian Open after a court revoked his visa again over his COVID-19 vaccination status.

However, she said on Monday that the recent law to curb the spread of the new coronavirus passed by the French Parliament had changed the situation. Rindoff Petroff/Hekimian/Getty Images, FILE Champion Novak Djokovic poses with the trophy following his victory in the Men's Singles final match against Andy Murray in the French Open at Roland Garros on June 5, 2016, in Paris. French lawmakers passed a controversial piece of legislation on Sunday that will require people 16 years and older to have a vaccine certificate to enter public places such as restaurants, cafés, bars and cinemas. The regulation will apply to sports venues as well, Maracineanu announced, saying she hoped for the French sports sector to become an"ambassador(s) of these measures on the international level." Djokovic, who is unvaccinated, spent nearly a week in visa limbo in Australia, which has strict COVID-19 and vaccine rules for those entering the country. After a brief legal challenge, a judge ruled Djokovic had to leave the country. The new vaccine pass regulation, which has not yet been promulgated, should come into force in the coming days. Under these new regulations, athletes without a valid vaccine pass would not be allowed to compete French Open, which will be held in May in Paris. Christopher Pike/Reuters Novak Djokovic arrives at Nikola Tesla Airport in Belgrade, Serbia, Jan. 17, 2022, after the Australian Federal Court upheld a government decision to cancel his visa to play in the Australian Open. A prior COVID-19 infection could make someone eligible for a vaccine pass, but only under strict conditions that need to be specified in a decree that will accompany the law, a spokesperson at the French Sports Ministry told ABC News. The details of the decree should be announced at the end of the week and will reveal how long after a positive test that one's infection can act as a vaccine pass under the new regulation.