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April 22nd, 2016

TIU: So Far In 2016, Two Tour Matches Have Triggered A Match Fixing Alert

The Tennis Integrity Unit releases findings from the first three months of 2016. There were 48 suspect matches over that period, up from 31 in 2015.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:59 am in 2016 Season | 2 Comments »

February 10th, 2016

ITF, Tennis Integrity Unit Ruining Public Perception of Tennis

The problem is, these aren’t “tour” umpires. They’re nobody Futures-level or ITF-circuit or Crap-stanistak Challenger umpires.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 10:10 am in Tennis | 126 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Opinion: Taking a Dump on Match Fixing, On-Court Coaching; Plus Tennis-X Notes

It’s tennis, not a goddam golf match where you need a caddy telling you the distance to the hole.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 9:34 pm in Tennis | 58 Comments »

December 18th, 2015

Opinion: Tennis Integrity Unit Bans Greek Pro, But Where Do You Draw the Line?

If you don’t want player fixing matches, stay out of bed with the gamblers.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:52 pm in Tennis | 4 Comments »