Who is Craig Tiley, the SA-born Aus Open director embroiled in Djokovic saga?

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Craig Tiley, Tennis Australia CEO and Australian Open tournament director. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)
Craig Tiley, Tennis Australia CEO and Australian Open tournament director. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

He's been commended by the Tennis Australia board but vilified by Aussie media for his handling of the Novak Djokovic vaccine saga, but who is Craig Tiley, South African-born Australian Open tournament director in the eye of the storm?

One of the biggest global tennis controversies began when Serbian superstar Djokovic refused to get vaccinated against Covid-19 but was allowed to enter Australia for the Aussie Open that began in Melbourne on Monday, and questions have been asked as to why he was allowed Down Under in the first place.

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