Tennis

A $500 million expansion of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, site of the US Open championships, has been approved.

The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has appointed Steve Tseng to its newly-created head of global sponsorship sales role, and Rory Renwick will join the sponsorship sales group as senior director of business development for EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has elected its new board of directors for a two-year term.

Tennis in Scotland is set to receive a £5.8m investment from its government's national agency for sport, sportscotland, and Tennis Scotland.

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has charged Dutchman Yannick Ebbinghaus for violating the sport's betting rules.

Hong Kong will be the likely hosts of the new International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), according to the competition’s creator.

A federal appeals court has ruled Comcast did not discriminate against the Tennis Channel by placing it on a different cable television subscription tier to its own sports network.

France’s Sports Minister, Valerie Fourneyron, has warned the French Tennis Federation the French Open tennis grand slam must remain on free-to-air television.

Sky Brasil has agreed a deal with Bandsports to carry coverage of the French Open, according to the Maquina do Esporte website.

The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) needs to do more to develop its profile in Africa and Asia says Billie Jean King, former world number-one tennis player and founder of the organisation.