The Global Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) is investigating two Wimbledon matches just after bookmakers documented ‘possible irregular betting patterns’.
The ITIA was founded to make sure integrity of the skilled tennis worldwide. It has mandate from all the governing bodies of tennis – ATP, WTA, ITF and Grand Slam Board.
ITIA stated it acquired two alerts the grass courtroom championships from the betting field which confirmed irregular betting designs. ITIA claimed it is investigating the issue.
ITIA however reiterated that his does not necessarily mean that any proof of match repairing has been found but it does suggest that appear time of corruption has taken location.
“ITIA conducts a total and private investigation,” it added.
Novak Djokovic gained the 20th Grand Slam to equivalent Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s history in the men’s singles, though Ashleigh Barty defeated Karolina Pliskova for her next Grand Slam title.
Earlier this year, a tennis player suspected of match-repairing has been arrested in Paris through the French Open. She was later produced without the need of charges. Yana Sizikova, who was arrested in Paris just after competing in a French Open doubles match, was not formally charged right after questioning but stays less than investigation.
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