International Tennis Federation v Sara Errani

  • Sport: Tennis
  • Issue: Arbitration
  • Type: Anti-Doping
  • Tribunal:David Casement QC ,Dr Kitrina Douglas , Dr Terry Crystal
  • Decision date: 03 August 2017
  • Outcome: four-month period of ineligibility


The Independent Tribunal has issued its decision in the ITF v Sara Errani matter, concluding that Ms Errani has committed an Article 2.1 Anti-doping Rule Violation under the Tennis Anti-Doping Programme (TADP) for the presence of a Prohibited Substance, Letrozole. A two-month period of ineligibility was imposed, and came into effect on 3 August 2017.