Naomi Osaka provides blunt response when asked about Novak Djokovic situation



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Naomi Osaka provides blunt response when asked about Novak Djokovic situation

Four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka didn't appear to be too interested in speaking about the Novak Djokovic situation following her first round win at the Australian Open. On Sunday, world No. 1 Djokovic lost his Australia visa appeal and was deported from the country.

After long 10 days, the Djokovic saga reached its end after Djokovic lost his appeal and left the country. On Monday, Osaka made a winning start to her Australian Open campaign as she beat Camila Osorio 6-3 6-3. "Do you believe Djokovic should be playing at the Australian Open this year?" Osaka was asked.

"Is my opinion going to help anything," Osaka responded.

Osaka had another blunt response

The reporter then told Osaka he was just curious about what other players think about the Djokovic situation. "Yeah, I'll kind of pass on that.

Thanks, enough," Osaka responded.

After losing his visa appeal, Djokovic accepted the court's decision. "I would like to make a brief statement to address the outcome's of today's Court hearing, I will now be taking some time to rest and recuperate, before making any further comments beyond this," Djokovic said in a statement.

"I'm extremely disappointed with the Court ruling to discuss my application for judicial review of the Minister's decision to cancel my visa, which means I cannot stay in Australia and participate in the Australian Open.

"I respect the Court's ruling and I will cooperate with the relevant authorities in relation to my departure from the country. "I'm uncomfortable that the focus of the past weeks has been on me and I hope that we can all now focus on the game and tournament I love, I would like to wish the players, tournament officials, staff, volunteers and fans all the best for the tournament.

"Finally, I would like to thank my family, friends, team, supporters, fans and my fellow Serbians for your continued support. You have all been a great source of strength for me."