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Novak Djokovic wins court battle to stay in Australia

 

  • World No 1 Tennis player Novak Djokovic has won a court battle to stay in Australia to contest the Australian Open despite being unvaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Federal Circuit Court Judge Anthony Kelly has quashed the visa cancellation, and ordered the Australian Govt to pay legal costs and release Djokovic from detention. 
  • But the Australian govt’s counsel, Christopher Tran, has revealed the immigration minister will consider exercising personal power to cancel Djokovic’s visa.