Thursday, October 15, 2015

David Haggerty elected as ITF President

  • David Haggerty, 58-year old Former USTA head was elected as ITF President for a four year term from 2015-2019 at the International Tennis Federation (ITF)Annual General Meeting in Santiago, Chile.
  • He will succeed Francesco Ricci Bitti. David Haggerty had secured 200 votes in the second ballot while Anil Khanna from India had secured 192 votes. Rene Stammbach and Juan Margets were eliminated on the first ballot.
  • Some other appointments based upon the election results are as follows
  • Vice Presidents: Katrina Adams (USA), Anil Khanna (IND), Rene Stammbach (SUI)
  • Board members: Martin Corrie, Sergio Elias, Ismail El Shafei, Bernard Giudicelli, Jack Graham, Thomas Koenigsfeldt, Celia Patrick, Aleksei Selivanenko, Stefan Tzvetkov, Bulat Utemuratov.

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