Andy Murray was seen taking a jibe at the world No.1 Novak Djokovic on his twitter handle. According to recent reports Novak Djokovic might not participate in the Australian Open 2022, since it is compulsory to be vaccinated to play the tournament.
It is believed that Novak Djokovic is an anti-vaxxer and doesn’t trust in getting vaccinated. The tennis world has been in splits after the most important player in the tennis world deemed the vaccine to be unsafe. Many players have come out in support of the vaccine and Andy Murray has been one of them. On Monday, Andy Murrray informed his twitter followers that he got jabbed for the third time and also indirectly made fun of anti-vaxxers like Djokovic.
Andy Murray makes fun of Novak Djokovic
We have seen Murray and Djokovic battle it out on the court several times and both have competed very well against each other. But in a battle of wits outside the court it seems that Murray got an upper hand Djokvic as he made fun of the world No.1 on his twitter handle.
The debacle over Djokovic not particpating in the Australian Open because of his skepticism around the vaccine being safe has been lurking around for nearly a month now. With the tounrament just around the corner everyone is looking for Djokovic to make a call about his participation. But there hasn’t been any updates from the world No.1’s side as of yet.
However, Andy Murray who recently played and reached the finals of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship. In a post match interview gave his full support to the vaccines and the scientists responsible for creating the vaccine. Murray also told the press that he will be taking a third immunity booster before making his way to Melbourne.
The former world No.1 this Monday informed his twitter followers that he has been jabbed for the third time with a vaccine and in the same tweet made fun of the anti-vaxxers who believe that vaccines contain micro-chips made by the governments.
The tweet read, “Got my 3rd microchip injected into me today🤨Joking aside..science is the best. Thank you scientists, thank you doctors and health care workers for the incredible work you are doing ❤️”.
Although there was no name calling but it is quite obvious that Murray here was refering to Djokovic for not believing in the vaccine. Murray has been outspoken about his views on the vaccine, he believes that the vaccines are completely safe and appreciates that incredible work done by the scientists, doctors and healthcare workers.