Date: Jun 28, 2016
By: Staff writer, with CNA
Taiwan’s top-ranked male tennis player, Lu Yen-hsun, has expressed his gratitude for becoming the first Taiwanese to be elected to the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Player Council and pledged to promote tennis in Asia.
The new council, as voted by players, was announced on Saturday evening at the general players meeting at Wimbledon.
The council, elected for a two-year term, also includes Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, the world’s top two ranked singles players.
After being elected to the council, Lu is to join other ATP Player Board representatives in making recommendations to ATP Management and the ATP Board of Directors. [FULL STORY]