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Aug 10, 2018
Banned tennis player Peng Shuai denies forcing doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon 2018Peng Shuai has denied wrongdoing and vowed to return to tennis after the Chinese star was banned for six months and fined $10,000 for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon.
Aug 09, 2018
Peng Shuai given 6-month ban for coercing doubles partner Hsieh Su-Wei to withdraw from 2017 WimbledonChina's former world number one doubles star Peng Shuai was banned for six months and fined $10,000 on Wednesday for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon in 2017
Jul 14, 2018
Colombia tennis player Robert Farah slapped with three-month ban, fined for promoting gambling siteColombia's Robert Farah, who played at Wimbledon this year, was on Friday banned for three months and fined $5,000 after promoting a gambling website on social media, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) announced.
May 26, 2018
Argentina's Federico Coria failed to report approach to drop a set in July 2105, reveal Tennis Integrity UnitFederico Coria, the 26-year old Argentinian tennis player, has been found guilty of failing to report an attempt to bribe him, the Tennis Integrity Unit announced Friday.
May 25, 2018
Argentinian tennis player Nicolas Kicker faces lifetime ban after being found guilty of match-fixingKicker was found guilty of contriving the outcome of a match at the ATP Challenger event in Padova, Italy, in June 2015 and another match at the Barranquilla Challenger in Colombia.
Apr 25, 2018
Lower-level tennis has 'very significant' corruption problems according to Independent Review PanelThe panel claimed tennis faces a "serious integrity problem", particularly at the lower levels of the sport where players often struggle to break even.
Sep 03, 2017
US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal's next opponent, Alexandr Dolgopolov, quizzed by TIU over August matchTennis Integrity Unit, which looks after issues like corruption in the sport, is looking into a match Alexandr Dolgopolov played against Thiago Monteiro at a hard-court event in Winston-Salem, on 20 August.
Aug 31, 2017
US Open 2017: Alexandr Dolgopolov hits back at media for questions regarding match-fixing against Thiago MonteiroAlexandr Dolgopolov reacted furiously when he was questioned about suspicious betting patterns surrounding one of his matches during a fiery U.S. Open news conference on Wednesday.
Aug 21, 2017
Winston-Salem Open: Alexander Dolgopolov-Thiago Monteiro match investigated over suspicious betting patternsBrazil's Monteiro beat Ukrainian Dolgopolov 6-3 6-3 at the Winston-Salem Open, an ATP 250 event in the US, in Sunday's first round match.
Jul 21, 2017
Tennis Integrity Unit investigating three Wimbledon, one French Open match: What we know so farWhile the TIU did not reveal the specifics of which tennis matches were being investigated or the names of the players involved in them, it revealed it had received 83 alerts in the first six months of 2017.