Gamers can maintain monitor of any factors they obtain if proven a yellow, yellow/pink or pink card by an official by visiting our player sanctions page.
The brand new web page comprises details about factors and suspensions, alongside a doc itemizing the gamers who at present have any factors or suspensions on their report.
The Desk Tennis England Sanctions Scheme sees factors allotted as follows:
1 level: Yellow card and yellow/pink card
2 factors: Purple card (disqualification)
A participant is suspended from all aggressive play for a interval of 1 month (4 weeks) in the event that they accumulate 5 factors in a 12-month interval. Thereafter, a participant is suspended from all aggressive play for an additional interval of 1 month (4 weeks) in the event that they accumulate 3 factors in a 12-month interval following a interval of suspension.
Factors fall off a participant’s report after 12 months, and subsequently don’t rely completely in opposition to them.
Suspensions are extraordinarily uncommon – out of round 3,000 nationally licensed gamers, solely a handful are suspended in any given 12 months.
We’re publishing this data to assist gamers maintain monitor of their factors and to assist gamers, dad and mom, golf equipment and coaches to proactively handle this when it comes to coming into occasions or making crew picks.
Neil Rogers, Head of Competitions and Occasions, stated: “We hope publishing this listing is a optimistic and clear step to assist gamers maintain monitor and in addition handle any behaviour which may result in playing cards being proven and factors allotted.
“It’s value remembering that suspensions are very a lot an distinctive sanction – they don’t seem to be issued often, or for remoted offences.
“Our sanctions should not meant to be punitive however fairly to assist gamers turn out to be extra conscious of how adversarial behaviour can have an effect on themselves and others, and to assist them develop as gamers and handle any adversarial behaviours.”
Click here to go to the participant sanctions web page and to obtain a duplicate of the present listing. Please observe, whereas each effort is made to maintain this revealed report updated, it’s the duty of particular person gamers to maintain their very own report of playing cards obtained.
Full particulars of the Sanctions Scheme may be present in Part 6 of the Desk Tennis England Regulations Part A: Regulated Competitions