AITA communicates all offers in writing to rebel players

The 11-member rebel group, led by Somdev Devvarman, had said that had AITA given the latest promises in writing, they could have re-considered their decision.

updated: February 08, 2013 20:39 IST
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New Delhi: In its last ditch effort to break the deadlock, the AITA on Friday communicated all the offers with regard to playing conditions in writing to the rebel players and also asked for their availability for the upcoming tie against Indonesia.

The promises that were verbally communicated to players on January 10 ahead of the selection committee meeting for the Korea tie include business class airfare for Asia/Oceania Group ties, a squad of six players and appointment of team physiotherapist in consultation with the players.

Earlier, AITA had agreed to increase players' share in Davis Cup prize money, change the support staff and also agreed to consult them for choice of venue and surface.

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