Artboard 2 Sanctioned Player

Name: Ivo Klec

Age: 34

Nationality: Slovakian

Fine Received: $ 10,000

Punishment: Suspended

Slovakian tennis player Ivo Klec, 34, has been suspended and fined after being found guilty of offences under the 2015 Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (Program).

Mr Klec was found to have breached Section F.2.b of the Program, which requires all Covered Persons to co-operate with TIU investigations. Failure to co-operate is regarded as a sanctionable offence in its own right.

The player has been suspended for a period of two years, during which time he cannot participate in or attend any tournament or competition organised or sanctioned by the governing bodies of professional tennis. The suspension applies with immediate effect.