The media along with social networks exploded this day after they gave a resounding ‘no’ to the tennis player Natalia Vikhlyantseva to participate in the Grand Slam of Australian Open, because, despite being vaccinated, the dose it has is not accepted in that country.
An unfortunate news, once again, thanks to the differences between nations, made a history within the sport take a break that seems unfair, since the government of Australia does not have among its list of vaccines to Sputnik V.
There is no doubt that with the passage of time and after the incongruities of various public servants, society continues to notice the injustice that occurs around the world, because in the case of Novak Djokovic, who is not vaccinated, has a clear chance of defending his title.
After the Serb was arrested last week in the Tullamarine International Airport, where they had to transfer him to a hotel to spend four days and four nights awaiting the result of his case, he had, good or bad, a medical exemption that accredits him to be part of the possible competitors of the first tennis championship of the anus.
The player, current number 194 of the ranking WTA, regretted the situation in his official account of Twitter last December 20, this, before he knew that the number one in the world could indeed integrate the draw main of the season.
“Unfortunately I will not participate this year in Australia. I wanted to play, but the vaccine Sputnik It has not yet been verified (by Australian health authorities). Good luck to all the participants ”, reads his message.
It should be noted that ‘Nole’ has had the opportunity to train on the slopes of Melbourne, although his legal situation does not end, so it is not a fact that he can defend his title.