A Sorry Nation’s Penal Dysfunction: Australia’s Treatment of a Hero Achiever

Ramesh Rao
10 min readJan 22, 2022

Note: This is a two-part essay — with the first one a response from my son to the Djokovic saga, and the second one is mine.

Sudhanva Rao

As the Australian Open matches continue to be played and Novak Djokovic has officially left the continent of Australia it is best to take a moment to evaluate the events of the past three weeks and point out the absurdity of the situation that Tennis Australia, the Australian Government in Canberra, the State Government of Victoria, and the…