After Australia, can Novak Djokovic find himself again at the French Open?

NOVAK DJOKOVIC IS looking for something. It is Orthodox Easter Sunday in Belgrade. Djokovic is playing the final of the Serbia Open, a crowd of 8,000-plus bellowing behind him. Down…

Novak Djokovic Might Be Able to Play in French Open After Covid Ruling

Novak Djokovic’s bet that countries would begin to relax their vaccination requirements in time for him to play major tournament tennis has begun to pay off. Officials in France announced…

Djokovic Returns to Warm Embrace in Home Country of Serbia

BELGRADE, Serbia — Novak Djokovic, undone in his quest for a 10th Australian Open tennis championship by his decision to remain unvaccinated against Covid-19, returned on Monday to the warm…

How the ‘Djokovic Affair’ Finally Came to an End

SYDNEY, Australia — The day before the Australian Open was set to begin, Novak Djokovic, possibly the greatest tennis player of all time, ran up against a group of determined…

Australian Open Players Discuss Djokovic Situation

MELBOURNE, Australia — One by one, some of the world’s greatest tennis players took off their masks on Saturday for a day of news conferences, but they did not necessarily…

If Djokovic Goes, What Happens to the Australian Open Bracket?

“Limbo,” the former Australian Open tournament director Paul McNamee had said this week, “is the worst scenario for the tournament.” Yet for days, the uncertainty of Novak Djokovic’s status had…

Novak Djokovic Can Remain in Australia, Judge Rules

SYDNEY, Australia — Novak Djokovic, the Serbian tennis star, won a legal victory on Monday in his bid to avoid deportation from Australia, as a judge ordered the government to…

Djokovic Tested Positive for Coronavirus in December, His Lawyers Say

MELBOURNE, Australia — In a court filing on Saturday, lawyers for Novak Djokovic said the tennis star had tested positive for the coronavirus in mid-December, and that the Australian government…

Novak Djokovic and Fellow Star Vaccine Skeptics Are Increasingly Scorned

In a less dangerous time, a more forgiving public viewed Novak Djokovic’s nontraditional views of science and health as the quirky characteristics of a hyperactive seeker with strongly held beliefs…

Novak Djokovic to remain in visa limbo until Monday

Novak Djokovic faces further sleepless nights in detention as the nine-time champion’s Australian Open fate remains in legal limbo following the adjournment of his desperate court case against deportation. The…