It's confirmed: Unvaccinated players cannot participate in the 2022 Australian Open
Unvaccinated players will not be able to compete in Australian Open.Source: B92, S.N.
Craig Tiley, the tournament director, revealed important information to the Australian media.
He stated that unvaccinated players will not be allowed to participate in the Australian Open.
Australian Open will be held from January 17 to 30, 2022 in Melbourne, and the title will be defended by Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. "I would like Novak Djokovic to come here. He said that vaccination is a private matter for him and that he will not talk about it. Most tennis players have been vaccinated. We would like Novak here," Tiley answered the question about Djokovic.
Australian Open launch event just getting underway in Melbourne, but it appears that tournament director Craig Tiley has already revealed on breakfast television this morning that unvaccinated players cannot participate. https://t.co/lxbhYLWNZm— Stuart Fraser (@stu_fraser) November 19, 2021
Confirmation also came from "Times" journalists and other journalists in the world of tennis.
Those who do not get vaccinated will not participate in Melbourne.
BREAKING: unvaccinated players will not be able to compete in Australian Open— Luigi Gatto (@gigicat7_) November 19, 2021