Tokyo Olympics: The All India Tennis Association chief Anil Dhupar said Rohan Bopanna’s act. That he records their phone call and making it open is not acceptable. The tennis body has alluded. The act to its disciplinary committee.
Rohan Bopanna’s act of making open his discussion. Together with All India Tennis Association secretary-general Anil Dhupar. Decides to refer its ethics and overseeing committee. The sports body said on Tuesday.
All India Tennis Association
AITA also discharged its total correspondence with the International Tennis Federation. Concerning the capability of India’s men. To doubles the group for the Tokyo Olympics.
Seeking to clear the discussion around the negative recognition. Made by comments of Bopanna and Sania Mirza. The AITA put on record how it forcefully pursued the case of Bopanna and Divij Sharan. Also for an entry into the Games. Between June 28 and July 16.
Bopanna and Sharan
The mail correspondence revealed that on July 2. AITA requested clarification from ITF. On how the world body gave passage to the US, Spain, and Portugal. In the men’s copies despite the truth that their combined rank was below Bopanna and Sharan’s rank of 113.
Another correspondence uncovered that AITA argued with ITF. Also to consider Bopanna and Sharan’s accomplishment of the 2018 Asian Games for entry. The ITF, in spite of the fact that, back in 2018. Had reported that as it were the singles champs. It would be given the Asian Continental standard.
AITA made open the correspondence. After Bopanna tweeted a video of a call recording. In which Dhupar was listened saying the ITF had accepted Bopanna and Nagal’s section within the men’s pairs.
All India Tennis Association chief Anil Dhupar
Dhupar was heard telling Bopanna. To “keep his fingers crossed possibly. And we get great news tomorrow.” When particularly inquired by Bopanna. If his and Nagal’s passage has been acknowledged. Dhupar answered in an affirmative. Bopanna’s contention was that why the AITA gave him false hopes of qualification.
“This act of recording a call and making it public will not be accepted. The matter will be looked into by AITA’s managing committee. And the ethics committee,” Dhupar told PTI.
The controversy started when it to came light that AITA. It said they withdrawn Sharan and has paired Bopanna with Sumit Nagal. Therefore India can have a chance to qualify for the men’s copies.
The ITF cited rules to say that a change was not conceivable. Which even in case India was to match Bopanna with Nagal. The new matching would not qualify.
“Ranking of Rohan with Divij or Sumit Nagal was not good enough for qualification. So how did we lose an opportunity to win medals either in men’s doubles. Tweets of Mr. Bopanna.