SR/Adhocsport/746/2017

Aljaž Bedene & the Lawn Tennis Association vs. International Tennis Federation

  • Sport: Tennis
  • Issue: Arbitration
  • Type: Athlete Selection & Eligibility
  • Tribunal:Charles Hollander QC
  • Decision date: 02 March 2017
  • Outcome: Appeal Denied

Summary

On 23 February 2017, the International Tennis Federation (ITF)’s decision not to grant an eligibility exemption to Mr Bedene pursuant to Regulation 35 of the Davis Cup Regulations was challenged by both Mr Bedene and the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) by way of arbitration.