Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: Australian

What we know: Novak Djokovic and Australian Open timeline

Here is a timeline of events so far. Djokovic is granted an Australian temporary entry visa to compete in the Australian Open, a tournament the 34-year-old has won nine times. Djokovic applied for the...

Novak Djokovic’s visa hearing looms as Australian government request for delay is rejected

Karen Andrews, Australia’s home affairs minister, filed a request on Saturday asking “that the final hearing be adjourned to Wednesday 12 January 2022” — five days before the tournament is due to start. No...

Novak Djokovic being ‘treated like a prisoner’ by Australian authorities, according to his mother

World No. 1 Djokovic is thought to have been transferred to the Park Hotel in Melbourne after having his visa to enter the country blocked ahead of the Australian Open, according to CNN affiliates...

Spider interrupts Australian news conference

A huntsman spider interrupted Queensland’s health minister as she held a briefing on the Covid-19 situation across the state.

Australian journalist apologizes for Adele interview fiasco

Matt Doran, who co-hosts “Weekend Sunrise” on the country’s Channel 7, traveled to London with a camera crew for an exclusive interview with the British singer songwriter. The interview took place earlier this month...

Australian Open: Tennis Australia CEO says players must be vaccinated to play in grand slam

“It’s been made very clear when the Premier announced several weeks ago that in order to participate at the Australian Open, to come into Victoria, you’ll need to be fully vaccinated,” Tiley told Australian...

Roger Federer unlikely to play Australian Open, says coach

The 20-times grand slam champion has been inactive since losing in the Wimbledon quarter-finals in July and undergoing another round of knee surgery. Asked whether Federer would be back in action for the first...