Bulat Utemuratov elected a member of ITF Board of Directors
The new head of the organization is the US representative David Haggerty, who succeeded Francesco Ricci Bitti, who led the ITF for 16 years.
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President of the Tennis Federation of Kazakhstan, prominent businessman Bulat Utemuratov elected to the Directors’ Board of the International Tennis Federation (ITF), Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to Interfax-Kazakhstan.
"The new composition of the ITF Directors includes 13 candidates from different countries," - said in a statement.
During the annual meeting held in Chile, the new president of ITF was elected - American David Haggerty, who succeeded Francesco Ricci Bitti, who led the ITF for 16 years.
Elections to the Board of Directors were held on September 25 in the capital of Chile - Santiago.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is the managing structure of world tennis. Today it unites 205 national organizations. It is authorized to develop and change the rules of the game, represents tennis in the International Olympic Committee (IOC), arranges a series of competitions, and is also engaged in development and popularization of tennis in the world.