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Court documents show Djokovic had COVID-19 last month

Melbourne: Novak Djokovic’s lawyers filed court documents on Saturday in his appeal against deportation from Australia, showing that the tennis star tested positive for COVID-19 last month and recovered, grounds he used when applying for a medical exemption from the strict vaccination rules of Novak Djokovic. the country.

#1-ranked Djokovic was barred from Melbourne airport late Wednesday after border officials canceled his visa for failing to meet the entry requirement that all non-citizens must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.