French Tennis Federation welcomes anti-piracy ruling

General view as Chun-Hsin Tseng plays a forehand against Joao Sousa during the men's singles first round match on Day 3 of the French Open (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has welcomed an interim order issued by a Paris court this week against streaming websites that are illegally broadcasting the ongoing French Open.

A judge has ruled that there have been “serious and repeated infringements” of the FFT’s rights by major streaming sites during the grand slam tournament, which got underway on Sunday and runs until June 6.

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