Covid live news: pressure grows on Boris Johnson over lockdown parties; Djokovic to spend night in detention

British PM faces fresh allegations that staff held regular drinking sessions when social mixing was prohibited, as Serbian tennis star fights deportation from Australia

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Tennis star Novak Djokovic will spend Saturday night in immigration detention before seeking a court ruling to stop his deportation and keep alive his bid for a record 21st major title at the Australian Open, Reuters reports.

The world number one arrived at Melbourne’s Park Hotel, the same immigration detention hotel where he was held last week, just before 3.30pm, according to a Reuters witness.

Although I … accept that Mr Djokovic poses a negligible individual risk of transmitting Covid-19 to other persons, I nonetheless consider that his presence may be a risk to the health of the Australian community.

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