Tennis Australia condemns junior tennis fight
One man was arrested and paramedics were called after a dispute
over a line call in a junior tennis match sparked a fight between
Tennis Australia condemned the incident which left one man
needing hospital treatment for cuts and grazes.
Police spokeswoman Sharna Roberts said officers responded to a
call to Melbourne Park – home of the Australian Open – on Tuesday
after a fight involving a 48-year-old and a 51-year-old man. One
man was charged with assault.
Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said Tennis
Australia ”will not tolerate anti-social behavior from players,
parents or anyone involved in tennis and any breaches will be