” While I was immediately provided in the @BNPPARIBASOPEN as well as @MiamiOpen draw I understood it would certainly be not likely I would certainly have the ability to take a trip,” the globe No. 2 tweeted
“The CDC has actually validated that guidelines will not be altering so I will not have the ability to play in the United States. All the best to those playing in these wonderful events.”
In the USA– where Indian Wells is held– any kind of non-US person needs to be totally immunized versus Covid-19 in order to obtain a visa as well as go into the nation.
” Novak Djokovic has actually taken out from the BNP Paribas Open,” competition coordinators stated in a declaration
on Twitter. “As the following gamer in line to be seeded, Grigor Dimitrov will certainly relocate right into Djokovic’s area in the draw, as well as a Fortunate Loser from certifying will certainly relocate right into Dimitrov’s area in the draw when certifying is full.”
The Miami Open is readied to start March 23.
CNN has actually connected to the CDC as well as the United States State Division for remark.
Simply weeks back, Djokovic informed the BBC
he would certainly agree to miss out on events– consisting of the French Open as well as Wimbledon– if he was not permitted to play in them because of his not being immunized versus the infection that creates Covid-19.
Djokovic’s remarks came following his expulsion from Australia
in January, stopping his involvement in the Australian Open, because of his rejection to take a Covid-19 vaccination.
Prior To the Australian Open, Djokovic was connected with Rafael Nadal as well as Roger Federer with a document 20 conquest songs titles. With Djokovic missing at the Australian Open, Nadal took place to win the competition, his 21st conquest title as well as a brand-new document in males’s tennis.
Djokovic’s only competition activity in 2022 came with the Dubai Championships
last month, when he shed in the quarterfinals to then-ranked No. 123 Jiri Vesely. This dismayed resulted in Daniil Medvedev taking control of the globe No. 1 position