ATP, WTA, Challengers, and ITF: Match-fixing is Still a Big Issue in Tennis

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After the BBC/Buzzfeed match-fixing inquiry that attacked tennis’ image in early 2016, the tennis authorities reacted announcing for Independent Review of Integrity in Tennis. The IRP should have “reviewed the effectiveness and appropriateness of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Programme (TACP), the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) and the Tennis Integrity Protection Programme (TIPP) and recommended any suggested changes.” After 18 months, the IRP hasn’t issued any […] READ MORE


Spanish Authorities Dismantle Match-Fixing Gang, Arrest 34

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At least seven players involved in the scandal The despicable art of match-fixing in tennis was dealt a major blow in Spain through the “Operación Futures.” According to MARCA, the Economic Fraud & Money Laundering Unit of the Spanish Civil Guard capped a 20-month investigation by arresting 34 people allegedly involved in the plot. It […] READ MORE


An Open Letter To the Tennis Integrity Unit

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An Open Letter To the Tennis Integrity Unit Dear Tennis Integrity Unit, This letter comes from an huge fan of this sport, a sport that I love watching, following, and playing. I love especially the lowest level of professional tennis, the ITF Pro Circuit and the ATP Challenger Circuit, because I like to follow player’s […] READ MORE