This tournament is more important than any playerNadal said at a press conference:
With or without him it will be a great tournamentthe major Serbian rival added at a detention center in Melbourne on Saturday after his visa was revoked for the second time by Australian authorities.
: personne – pas même Roger [Federer], Novak, moi… pas même Bjorn Borg – ne reste. Le tennis, lui, continue d’avancer”,”text”:”C’est évident que Novak Djokovic est un des meilleurs joueurs de l’histoire. Mais les joueurs vont et viennent: personne – pas même Roger [Federer], Novak, moi… pas même Bjorn Borg – ne reste. Le tennis, lui, continue d’avancer”}}”>It is obvious that Novak Djokovic is one of the best players in history. But players come and go. Nobody, not even Roger [Federer], Novak, I… Björn Borg didn’t even go. Tennis keeps moving forwardremembered the Spaniard, who was considered the best clay player in history.
Nadal said earlier this week:
fairest The only way Novak Djokovic could play in the tournament was because he didn’t separate the Serbs into positions against the notorious vaccines.
I disagree with a lot of things he’s done in the last two weeks.he reminded.
The world’s number one man seeking his 10th victory in Melbourne and the record 21st Grand Slam title could be expelled following a scheduled interim hearing in federal court on Sunday.
Another player, who is expected to meet with the media this day, believes that Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas, who had harsh words against the Serbian the day before, was playing.
with its own rules and i did
making most of the players look like idiots.
I’m here to talk about tennis, not Novak Djokovicthis time warned the world number 4.
: il a fait les titres des journaux ces deux dernières semaines. Il a reçu beaucoup d’attention. Beaucoup de gens en parlent, évidemment”,”text”:”Je ne vous raconterai pas d’histoires: il a fait les titres des journaux ces deux dernières semaines. Il a reçu beaucoup d’attention. Beaucoup de gens en parlent, évidemment”}}”>I’m not going to tell you stories: It’s been in the headlines for the past two weeks. It got a lot of attention. A lot of people are talking about it, of course.said.
” It’s a shame we haven’t talked enough about tennis in the last two weeks. »
Australian Alex de Minaur, who is 32nd in the world, admitted that he was fed up with this story, believing it would hurt the tournament and other players.
This situation caught the attention of us players. We’re here to play the Australian Open.
Australians have been through a lot and it’s been tough Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, he added.
They went too far to protect themselves and their borderssaid, and to enter this country,
like all other playersDjokovic had to
be fully vaccinated.
Quebecer Félix Auger-Aliassime wants this epic to end as soon as possible.
Let them do what they have to do but I still hope they will make a decision because since he came he has created a lot of noise, confusion and spoils some of the tournament. playedhe said in an interview with Radio-Canada Sports.
It’s sure to be talked about a lot, and I understand, that’s how it works. But I hope they come to a decision before the tournament starts. It started to take a little too long. There’s too much confusion. Sometimes there are only snippets of information in the media. As a player, I am here to play the tournament and focus on my work.
Close to Djokovic, the German Alexander Zverev was one of the few who defended him. He believes he was used as a scapegoat.
He’s a big name, a world star, someone we can useReleased number 3 world.
” I don’t know the case well enough, but it wouldn’t have made all the noise if it wasn’t for Novak Djokovic, who is world No. »
The day before, Andy Murray said he hoped for that.
let everything be resolved before the tournament starts.
Feels like it’s been going on for a long time, not great for tennis, not great for event, not great for NovakHe underlined the 34-year-old Scotsman.
Former World No. 1 Naomi Osaka takes the Djokovic case to one
But I also think it’s up to the government, not the tennis players, how Australia deals with it.The Japanese were crowned in Melbourne in 2019 and 2021.