Novak Djokovic will begin his bid for a 10th Australian Open title at the Adelaide International, organisers said Wednesday, after the Serbian was granted a visa to enter the country.
The world number five missed the opening Grand Slam of 2022 when he was deported over his vaccine status after a high-stakes legal battle.
Australia has since lifted the requirement for visitors to show proof of Covid vaccination, and his three-year ban was overturned by the government in November.
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Djokovic said at the time it was a “a relief”.
“The Australian Open has been my most successful Grand Slam.” he added.
“I made some of the best memories there.”
Djokovic will face a strong field from January 1-8 that also features Felix…