Two Australian presenters went viral on Tuesday for questioning potential errors on Novak Djokovic’s visa application, apparently unaware that their live-action tennis legend disguise was being taped.
“Whichever way you look at him, Novak Djokovic is a lying and devious ass —-” said Rebecca Maddern, presenter of 7NEWS in Melbourne.
“He’s an asshole,” replied Mike Amor. Maddern went on to say, “It’s unfortunate that everyone [messed] around him. But, to get out when you know you are COVID positive. Well, I don’t even think he tested positive for COVID. “
“He gave a b ——- f —— excuse,” Amor said. “Stumbled upon his own lies, that’s what happens, isn’t it?” That’s what happened. “
The court ordered on Monday that the 20-time Grand Slam champion be released from detention and reinstated his visa. However, the government is still threatening to cancel his visa a second time and deport him.
Djokovic traveled to the country after authorities in Victoria state granted him a medical exemption from the country’s stringent vaccination requirements. According to his lawyer, it was granted because the tennis star tested positive for COVID-19 last month. However, upon his arrival earlier this week, the Australian Border Force rejected his exemption as invalid and barred him from entering the country.
An Australian government lawyer had previously said he should not be deported before his hearing; However, Australian Home Secretary Karen Andrews told reporters last week that the tennis star was “free to leave any time he chooses to do so and Border Force will facilitate that.”
His father, Srdjan, said the opposite last week, speaking in the Serbian capital Belgrade by Air sports.
“He is not in detention, he is in prison,” he said. “They took all of his things, even his wallet. They left him with just a phone and no change of clothes, nowhere to wash his face. He’s in jail, our pride is trapped by these idiots.
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