Djokovic admitted his mistake, said – should have gone to isolation even after the detection of Kovid infection


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Tennis Star Novak Djokovic


  • World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic admits his mistake
  • Big mistake by participating in newspaper interviews and photo shoots: Djokovic
  • Novak attended events in his country of Serbia last month despite being infected: report

World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic said he made the mistake of participating in a newspaper interview and photo shoot in Serbia last month even after being diagnosed with a corona infection. Djokovic admitted that instead of doing so, he should have gone on isolation. Novak Djokovic has attempted to explain how mistakes were made in his immigration documents upon his arrival in Melbourne last week. The 20-year-old from Australia was practicing with Tristan Schoolkett.

According to reports, he attended events in his home country Serbia last month despite being infected and made mistakes in immigration forms to enter Australia that could still lead to cancellation of his visa. Djokovic had informed in the form that he had not traveled for 14 days before taking a flight to Australia. The player, who lives in Montecarlo, was seen in Spain and Serbia in this two-week time frame. In a statement posted on Instagram, Djokovic called the speculation “hurtful” and said he wanted to clarify the misinformation to reduce widespread public concern over his presence in Australia.

Djokovic said that he underwent rapid tests which came back negative. Later, when a test positive came, he took precautions even though he did not have any symptoms of the disease. Talking about the mistake made in the travel documents, he said that it was produced by his colleague team. Djokovic said, “My agent apologizes for the administrative mistake of marking the wrong box. This is a human error and certainly not intentional.” He said, “The team has provided additional information to the Australian government to clarify this matter.” Was detected to be -19 positive. He then canceled or postponed all of his commitments except for a much predetermined interview with the newspaper ‘L’Equipe’.

Djokovic said, “I made up my mind to fulfill that commitment. During this, however, made sure that I keep social distance and wear a mask at all times except when my picture is being taken. . It was ‘my decision making mistake’. Significantly, in Serbia, the infected of Kovid-19 have to stay in isolation for eight days or till the test comes negative.

Let us tell you that the situation is still unclear about the Australian Open and the defending champion’s participation in the first Grand Slam of the year starting next Monday. Djokovic has been allowed to remain in the country by the court but has not been vaccinated for COVID-19 and could still be deported.

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