LONDON — Former top-20 tennis participant Alize Cornet has been cleared of a doping charge by an impartial tribunal.
The International Tennis Federation introduced Tuesday that the choice was made as a result of a doping management officer “did not satisfy all of the requirements” in making an attempt to find Cornet, 28, of France, for what initially was thought-about a 3rd missed out-of-competition drug take a look at in a 12-month span.
Missing three tests in a 12 months is taken into account a doping offense.
The investigation of Cornet got here to gentle in January.
The five-time WTA champion has been ranked as excessive as No. 11, in 2009, and is presently No. 32.