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Tomic's hitting partner calls for father ban

Updated: May 7, 2013, 6:58 PM ET
Associated Press

The father of Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic was barred Tuesday from being accredited to upcoming ATP events pending an investigation into allegations that he assaulted his son's training partner ahead of this week's Madrid Open.

John Tomic was charged with assault after allegedly head-butting the hitting partner, Thomas Drouet, on Saturday outside the player hotel in Madrid.

"Following last week's incident in Madrid concerning John Tomic, and the ensuing investigation, Mr. ...

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