TA Press Release, January 20, 2019
Tennis Australia today announced a strategic partnership with Universal Tennis (www.MyUTR.com).
Under the partnership, UTR (Universal Tennis Rating) powered by Oracle will become the official global tennis rating of Tennis Australia.
Universal Tennis supports the growth of tennis by providing a ratings solution and technology that assists players to find level-based play and increase engagement at all levels.
“We believe that Universal Tennis can help support the sport by opening up opportunities for the everyday player and bring a new level of innovation to the game,” Tennis Australia CEO Craig Tiley said.
“We’re looking forward to collaborating and hopefully identifying new opportunities to grow engagement in the game,” Tiley continued.
“We look forward to working closely with Tennis Australia to help grow the game. We are very impressed by the forward thinking and solution oriented leadership team at Tennis Australia. Together, we believe we can make a lasting, positive impact on the game to grow it for future generations,” said Mark Leschly, Universal Tennis Chairman & CEO.
Tennis Australia joins industry-leading strategic investors and partners including Oracle; TEAM8, Larry Ellison, Tennis Channel and many others.