French Open: Investigations Opened Into Match-Fixing At Roland Garros

French Open: Investigations Opened Into Match-Fixing At Roland Garros

French Open: Prosecutors said they have opened a probe for “fraud in an organised group”.© AFP




French prosecutors said Tuesday they have opened an investigation into alleged match-fixing in a French Open women’s doubles encounter. The probe for “fraud in an organised group” and “active and passive corruption in sport” concerns the first-round match on September 30 between Romanian pair Andreea Mitu and Patricia Maria Tig and Yana Sizikova of Russia playing with US player Madison Brengle.

More to follow…

Topics mentioned in this article