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Novak Djokovic intends to play the Australian Open in 2023, tournament chief Craig Tiley said Sunday, while blaming “miscommunication” for his deportation ahead of this year’s event.

The world No. 1’s visa was canceled ahead of the season-opening Grand Slam over his COVID-19 vaccination status, an incident that tarred the lead-up to the event.

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