Piers Morgan has taunted ‘Covid rule cheat’ and ‘liar’ Novak Djokovic following the World No 1’s imminent deportation from Australia, but a legion of his fellow tennis stars defended the Serb amid news of his visa cancellation this morning.
After a whirlwind 12 days in which the World No 1 has been put under the spotlight due to his vaccination status, Australia has declined the Serb’s visa, meaning he will not compete at the Australian Open.
Djokovic made a last-ditch attempt to overturn the decision in court, but he failed to convince three senior judges to let him stay, meaning he will likely be put on the first plane back to Dubai, after arriving Down Under on an Emirates flight nearly two weeks ago.
And former Good Morning Britain host Morgan has blasted the Serbian following the Australian Government’s decision, praising the decision made overnight.
‘BREAKING: Covid rule cheat, immigration form liar, & anti-vaxxer icon Novak Djokovic…