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Djokovic News LIVE: World No. 1 awaits fresh visa decision

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Novak Djokovic now has an opponent to prepare for in the first round of the Australian Open, which is still up in the air despite a decision on his visa just days before the tournament begins. But it can now reasonably be expected that the Serb will face his compatriot next week, despite a delay in the draw that suggests a decision on his visa from Immigration Secretary Alex Hawke is imminent.

Hawke is still considering the possibility of a “personal power of attorney” that could drag on for several days. The world No that he was positive for the virus, such a violation could carry up to five years in prison if it is proven that he lied about his positive test.

Djokovic’s troubles also continue, with further questions, possibly from the Australian Border Force, over claims he misinterpreted information on his travel declaration form and said he had not traveled elsewhere before heading Down Under – despite photos taken by showed up at training in Spain just before the New Year. Andy Murray has conceded that Djokovic will likely also have to publicly answer questions following the isolation controversy.

Follow the latest news and updates below as Djokovic prepares for the Australian Open.

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