International Tennis Federation

LONDON: In a welcome move that upholds the long espoused principle that politics should be kept out of international sport, the ATP, WTA and International Tennis Federation (ITF) late Friday confirmed that this year's Wimbledon Grand Slam has been stripped of ranking points.

Reason: The decision by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), UK's governing body for tennis, following on from Russia's invasion of Ukraine, to ban Russian and Belarusian players from participating in the sport's only grass court Grand Slam.

Apr 04, 2022 18:04
NEW DELHI: India will be able to field its best players at both Davis Cup and the Asian Games as the International Tennis Federation has advanced the team tournament to avoid a clash with the regional showpiece in China.
Apr 12, 2021 20:04
MADRID: The International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Monday approved the move to a three-city format from 2021 Davis Cup and as a result, Innsbruck and Turin were confirmed as co-hosts for the finals following successful bids. Each city will host two of the six groups and one quarter-final. Madrid Arena in the Casa de Campo will also host semi-finals and final.
Jan 04, 2021 16:01
MUMBAI: India is among 16 countries to have have confirmed participation for the International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Junior Championship slated for January 18 to February 6, 2021 at the Kenyan capital's Nairobi Club. Some of the other countries expected to grace the three-week event include Turkey, France, South Africa, Great Britain, Italy, Belgium, France, USA, Denmark, Canada and Egypt.
Feb 10, 2020 16:02
NEW DELHI: The International Tennis Federation has confirmed Dubai as the venue for the Asia/Oceania Group I Fed Cup matches, to be held in UAE's commercial capital from March 3 to 7.
Feb 04, 2020 17:02
NEW DELHI: The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has postponed the Fed Cup Asia Oceania group-1 women’s tennis tournament, by at least three weeks, according to a release from the All India Tennis Association (AITA) issued Monday.
Jan 31, 2020 16:01
NEW DELHI: The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced Friday that the Fed Cup Asia-Oceania Group-1 women’s tennis event, scheduled to be held in Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan, from February 4 to 8, has been postponed.
Nov 11, 2019 15:11
KARACHI: Following up on its vow, Pakistan has filed an appeal with the International Tennis Federation, challenging the ITF's decision to shift the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-I tie against India to a neutral venue.
Nov 07, 2019 16:11
MELBOURNE: The International Tennis Federation has announced three additional international sponsors for the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas final between Australia and France at the RAC Arena in Perth, Australia on 9-10 November.  Accor, AVJennings and Sothys join the Fed Cup family of sponsors that includes title sponsor BNP Paribas and international sponsor Adecco. 
Nov 05, 2019 10:11
MUMBAI: Months of effort by the All India Tennis Association (AITA) has paid off! The International Tennis Federation announced late Monday that the Asia-Oceania Davis Cup Group I tie between India and Pakistan, which was scheduled to be contested in Islamabad on November 29-30, will be played at a neutral venue. 
Oct 16, 2019 15:10
NEW DELHI: The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Tuesday decided to begin the process to procure Pakistan visas for its players and support staff, indicating that political grandstanding meant for home consumption aside, the threat of suspension, relegation and a fine by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) cannot be wished away.