Johanna Konta issued savage response to Novak Djokovic request : ‘Oh f*** off’ | Tennis | Sport


Novak Djokovic’s vaccine standing bashed by Aussie TV presenter

Konta, who’s the previous World Quantity 4, is a visitor on ‘James Martin’s Saturday Morning’ from 9:30am on ITV. The present sees tv chef James Martin cook dinner up recipes excellent for the weekend, and impart cooking tricks to his particular movie star visitors and viewers at dwelling. This week, the chef will likely be serving up scrumptious dishes alongside Konta, with the pair tasting recipes from the likes of Lesley Waters and Andres Alemany. 

Konta isn’t any stranger to the kitchen, with the previous British Number one having been recognized within the tennis world as a eager chef.

In the course of the first coronavirus lockdown she even cooked up roast dinners, pork stomach and steaks with home made sauce for her photographer husband Jackson Wade.

Nevertheless, when Djokovic requested to attempt a few of Konta’s meals through the 2018 Italian Open, the Briton was brutal in her response.

In response to the Instances, Djokovic had overheard Konta discuss to the press about baking. 

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Johanna Konta issued a savage response to Djokovic (Picture: Getty)


Konta is the previous British #1 (Picture: Getty)

The World Number one requested her: “Can I expertise your cooking sooner or later?”

Konta answered: “To be truthful, it’s my mother and father and my boyfriend who say it’s good, so they’re a bit biased. However I’ll carry stuff in.”

Djokovic mentioned, “Please, at Wimbledon” to which Konta replied: “I have to know what you’re allergic to or don’t like.”

The Serbian mentioned: “[I like] something that’s gluten free, dairy free or sugar free.”


Djokovic is the reigning Australia Open champion (Picture: Getty)

Konta savagely responded: “Okay f*** off, I’ll make it work.”

In December, Konta, who was one of the profitable British tennis gamers within the trendy recreation, introduced her retirement from the game aged simply 30.

She was the primary British girl in additional than 30 years to succeed in a grand slam quarter last, whereas she contested three semi finals in complete, together with at Wimbledon in 2017.

Solely weeks after calling time on her tennis profession she additionally introduced she had married Mr Wade.

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Scott Morrison careworn that no-one was exempt from Australia’s legal guidelines (Picture: Getty)

In the meantime, Djokovic made headlines this week after having his visa to enter Australia instantly revoked on his arrival to Melbourne.

The Serbian, who gained final yr’s Australian Open, was held within the airport for hours earlier than border officers knowledgeable him he had not met entry guidelines.

Although Djokovic has not spoken about his vaccination standing, final yr he mentioned he was “against vaccination”.

Nevertheless, the athlete was thought to have been given an exemption to play on the match. 


Novak Djokovic was taken to a authorities detention lodge (Picture: Getty)

This precipitated enormous backlash in a rustic that needed to endure a number of the world’s tightest restrictions and the place over 90 % of these over 16 are double jabbed.

Djokovic was taken to a authorities detention lodge whereas a courtroom will resolve on whether or not he will likely be deported on Monday.

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison careworn that no-one was exempt from the nation’s legal guidelines and added that Djokovic’s vaccination stance had drawn consideration.

Chatting with reporters Mr Morrison mentioned: “While you get individuals making public statements ‒ of what they are saying they’ve, and what they’ll do, and what their claims are ‒ properly they draw important consideration to themselves.”

In response, Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić mentioned Djokovic was a sufferer of “harassment” and that he had the assist of “the entire of Serbia”. 

Mr Morrison denied the saga was due to “any specific place in relation to Serbia.”

Watch ‘James Martin’s Saturday Morning’ from 9:30am on ITV.

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