Nicolas Kicker banned for six years and fined for match-fixing
World quantity 100 Nicolas Kicker has been banned for six years and fined $25,000 (£19,000) for match-fixing.
The 25-year-old Argentine, who achieved a career-high rating of 78 in June 2017, helped repair the result of two ATP Challenger matches in 2015.
He was additionally discovered responsible of failing to co-operate with the investigation into the allegations.
Three years of Kicker’s ban are suspended, that means he can return in Might 2021.
In Might, he was found guilty below the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program of fixing matches throughout a match in Padova, Italy, in June 2015, and in Barranquilla, Colombia, three months later.
Kicker has gained 10 singles titles on the ITF Tour.