Lawn Tennis Association

The ATP, following a similar action by the WTA, has slapped a $1 million fine on the Lawn Tennis Association, UK's governing body for the sport, for having banned Russian and Belarusian male players from its grass-court events in the summer. 

And making clear that the LTA's actions were unacceptable, the ATP has reportedly informed the body that it faces expulsion from the Tour if it repeats the ban imposed this year due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Apr 04, 2020 17:04
LONDON: The Lawn Tennis Association, the game's governing body in the UK, Friday announced a multi-million pound package of additional funding and measures to support those involved in tennis in Britain through the impact of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.