FFT Chief Advises Cornet to Chill


French Tennis Federation president Gilles Moretton has known as on Alize Cornet to chill it on criticism of the France Minister of Sport.

The FFT president responded after Cornet blasted France Minister of Sport over Roland Garros suspending for one week in an interview with Tennis Channel’s Steve Weissman.

Extra: Cornet Takes Shot at France Minister of Sport 

“It stays between us, however our Sports activities Minister is a catastrophe,” Cornet mentioned, referring to Roxana Maracineanu. “Sorry I’ve nothing towards her, however she solely takes unhealthy selections from sport, it’s like she doesn’t care.”

Taking to Twitter, the Minister of Sport mentioned Cornet has her information flawed and that the FFT finally made the decision to delay the event one week.

“This [commentary] of Alizé Cornet is undoubtedly the expression of a misunderstanding,” the Minister of Sport mentioned in an announcement. “The postponement of Roland Garros for every week is a choice of @FFTennis.”

FFT president Moretton concurred with the assertion and mentioned the FFT has already known as on Cornet to be extra restrained in her feedback after “completely inappropriate statements.”

“We’re persevering with our work in collaboration with the State companies in order that@Roland Garros will be performed in the very best circumstances,” Moretton mentioned.

Picture credit score: French Tennis Federation Fb



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