Tennis star Novak Djokovic says he is not anti-vaccine, but he will not get the COVID-19 vaccine, even if that means not being able to participate in Grand Slam tournaments. Watch the video above for more on Novaks vaccine backflip World No. Nadal's Why Novak Djokovic has not been vaccinated but will eventually have to face the reality of Covid jab The world No 1 may not add many Novak Djokovic's biographer has now claimed the world No 1 will "get vaccinated" following Rafael Nadal's win at the Australian Open. Novak Djokovic is of the opinion that people should not be forced to take vaccines. Sport; Tennis; Novak Djokovic entered into vaccinated-only tennis event. PARIS Top-ranked player Novak Djokovic could be allowed to defend his French Open title under the latest COVID-19 rules adopted by the French government, even if Djokovics former coach Boris Becker said: The way out, the easiest thing for him, would be to get vaccinated. Perhaps the Australian final has contributed. He told the BBC last month that he was willing to miss upcoming Grand Slam tournaments as well if they required him to get vaccinated. Novak Djokovic. Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic has said that he won't compete in two more competitive tournaments due to his not being vaccinated against the COVID-19 coronavirus. Tennis Channel Live discusses the on going Novak Djokovic COVID-19 vaccine conversation. He also said that it's not fair to ban Russian and Belarusian tennis players to compete, because they are professional athletes who haven't contributed to anything that is happening. Novak Djokovic, who begins play at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday, said he is ready to move on from the controversy surrounding Novak Djokovic. As per the report by MARCA Novak Djokovic biographer, Daniel Muksch while speaking to Heute revealed the main reason behind Serbian's vaccination decision. Novak Djokovic has been included on the entry list for next month's Indian Wells Open despite the tournament requiring all players are vaccinated against covid-19. But Djokovics decision not to get vaccinated led to his deportation from Australia before the Australian Open in January and Nadal wound up winning that tournament to 1 Novak Djokovic says he hopes Covid-19 vaccines will not be mandatory for tennis players on tour. Novak Djokovic, who won the last three men s singles titles at the Australian Open, was granted an exemption from Australia s vaccine mandate Tuesday. Author Daniel Muksch says watching Rafael Nadal become the most successful mens player of all time by winning the Australian Open has prompted the backflip. Novak Djokovic remains adamant he wont get vaccinated against Covid even if it means he misses the upcoming US Open later this year. Novak Djokovic will not get vaccinated against COVID-19 to play at the US Open. Spanish tennis player. Novak Djokovic will be allowed to defend his title at Wimbledon, despite Djokovic not vaccinated French Open doubts. No, Novak Djokovic is not vaccinated against COVID-19. Novak Djokovic has chosen to be vaccinated against COVID-19, according to his biographer Daniel Muksch.. Novak Djokovic has previously refused to say if he would have the COVID vaccine. In April 2020, well before Covid vaccines were available, Djokovic said he was "opposed to vaccination". Tennis star Novak Djokovic says he won't be getting vaccinated against COVID-19, even if it means he can't play in Grand Slam tournaments this "This is a very tough one because it's very political," Zverev said. He said, "From what I have heard from those around him, I think he is getting vaccinated. World No. The third-ranked Zverev was asked if Djokovic's handling of the vaccine issue should be better respected. Health Secretary of Vojvodina Zoran Gojkovic said he regrets Novak Djokovic refused to get vaccinated because that would have encouraged others to go and take the jab. Getty Images. Novak Djokovic completely closed his option to get vaccinated so he can play the US Open. (Getty) Djokovic has not said why tournament organisers granted him a medical exemption. Reports have emerged claiming Novak Djokovics biographer believes the tennis star is going to get vaccinated. But Djokovics decision not to get vaccinated led to his deportation from Australia before the Australian Open in January and Nadal wound up winning that tournament to Novak Djokovic allowed to defend Wimbledon title as vaccine isnt required. Djokovic, ranked No. Novak Djokovic has said he would rather miss out on future tennis trophies than be forced to get a Covid vaccine. 1 Novak Djokovic says he doesn't want to take the COVID-19 vaccine because he doesn't know what effects it could have on his body. In his first big interview since being deported from Australia last month, Novak Djokovic said he had no plans to get vaccinated.
Novak Djokovics exact reasons for refusing to be vaccinated and his medical history arent public knowledge, but he has said in the According to Daniel Muksch, Djokovic's biographer, the world's top-ranked tennis player will likely get vaccinated after years of protest. Djokovic admitted in Februarys BBC interview that he has nothing against vaccinations and received them as a child. During this saga, we learned Djokovic is not vaccinated, having stated so to immigration officers at Australian Border Force. Novak Djokovic's biographer, Daniel Mcksch believes the 34-year-old Serbian will get vaccinated so he can resume competing on the pro circuit and chase down his rival's record. Djokovic is a man with integrity and intelligence. Craig Tiley, the head of the Australian Open called out Novak Djokovic and seemingly attempted to goad him into getting vaccinated against COVID-19 by saying the tennis star "will not want to miss" his shot at a record 21st Grand Slam. The world No 1 has not withdrawn from the ATP Cup despite claims he was expected to do so. In talking about the coronavirus pandemic, Djokovic said he would have to contemplate whether hed get vaccinated against the virus if a vaccine is developed. Novak Djokovic said he hopes it will not become mandatory for players to get vaccinated against COVID-19 to compete on the ATP circuit and that their freedom of choice should be supported. The 35-year-old Serb missed the Australian Open after being deported for not having been vaccinated and will not be allowed to compete at the US Open for the same reason. Its crazy the world we live in but that is the way it is. 3 Rafael Nadal. Djokovic has refused to confirm if he has been vaccinated against Covid-19. Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic will get the COVID-19 vaccine, his biographer has sensationally claimed. Novak Djokovics Grand Slam future in 2022 remains cloudy over his decision not to get vaccinated. The World No. Jan 5, 2022. 1 in mens singles worldwide, revealed hes opposed to vaccination during a livestream with fellow Serbian athletes shared Sunday on Facebook.