National Tennis News

Venezuelan Official Armando Belardi Banned For Life

LONDON, May 20, 2024 (ITIA Press Release) The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) today confirms that Venezuelan tennis official Armando Belardi has been banned for life following 26 breaches of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP). Belardi, a national-level official who […]

Tennis Canada To Celebrate June As First-Ever Tennis Month In Canada

MONTREAL, May 17, 2024 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Tennis Canada announced the launch of Tennis Month in Canada, a nationwide celebration of tennis that will run throughout the month of June. Created in collaboration with the Provincial and Territorial Tennis […]

USTA Names Kevin Flaherty Chief Financial Officer

PURCHASE, N.Y., May 17, 2024 (USTA Press Release) The USTA announced that Kevin Flaherty has been named the USTA’s Chief Financial Officer. This position will report to Lew Sherr, the USTA’s CEO and Executive Director. Flaherty will be responsible for […]

Emanuele Bastia Suspended

LONDON, May 15, 2024 (ITIA Press Release) The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) today confirms that Italian tennis player Emanuele Bastia has been suspended for a period of four months and two weeks after admitting to wagering on tennis, in […]

Two Players Sanctioned Under Tennis Anti-Corruption Program

LONDON, May 10, 2024 (ITIA Press Release) The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) can today confirm sanctions for two tennis players under the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP). The sanctions are linked to a recently concluded criminal case involving a match-fixing […]

Nikola Bartunkova Provisionally Suspended

LONDON, May 9, 2024 (ITIA Press Release) The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) has confirmed that Nikola Bartunkova, an 18-year-old tennis player from Czechia, has been provisionally suspended under the Tennis Anti-Doping Programme (TADP). The ITIA sent the player a […]

Eduardo Agustin Torre Suspended For Five Years

LONDON, May 8, 2024 (ITIA Press Release) The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) today confirms that Argentinian tennis player Eduardo Agustín Torre has been suspended for a period of five years following 35 breaches of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP). […]

USTA Names Recipients Of Grassroots Tennis Awards

ORLANDO, Fla., April. 21, 2024 The USTA announced its 2024 national awards recipients, who have been honored for their dedication and contributions to growing the sport of tennis both locally and nationwide. The eight awards were bestowed at the 2024 […]

Tennis Canada Launches Billie Jean King Cup Champions Tour

MONTREAL, April 20, 2024 (Tennis Canada Press Release) On Friday morning, at Montreal’s IGA Stadium, Tennis Canada officially launched the Billie Jean King Cup Champions Tour, a journey that will see the renowned trophy from the international team competition make […]