Changes contingency be done during LTA

Great Britain Davis Cup patrol visits 10 Downing Street

Andy Murray and a Great Britain Davis Cup patrol had a accepting with Prime Minister David Cameron during 10 Downing Street on Tuesday

British tennis is “a mess” and a Lawn Tennis Association contingency make changes, says ex-player David Lloyd.

He combined that “the sire contingency stop” with LTA arch executive Michael Downey, who he says has finished “a bad job”.

Following Great Britain’s Davis Cup victory, Andy Murray pronounced that vocalization to a LTA about a destiny of British tennis is a rubbish of his time.

“The LTA do not run a diversion really well. They haven’t for many, many, many years,” Lloyd told BBC World Service.

“They have bad management, bad systems. It’s been going on for years.”

The former Davis Cup captain and successful businessman pronounced a LTA had invested millions “but not in a right places”.

LTA trainer Downey pronounced in a matter on Tuesday: “We value a opinions of all of a players on how we grow a diversion in Britain and a doorway is always open to Andy, Dan [Evans], Dom [Inglot], James [Ward], Jamie [Murray] and Kyle [Edmund] to hear their views and work collaboratively with them and all of a partners.”

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Murray criticised British tennis’ ruling physique after moving his country’s initial Davis Cup win in 79 years opposite Belgium in Ghent over a weekend.

The 28-year-old pronounced he “did not know where a subsequent era are” and that on a revisit to a National Tennis Centre (NTC) in Oct he found “not one chairman regulating any of a indoor courts and not one chairman in a gym”.

Lloyd, 67, who accused Murray of not putting adequate back into a British diversion before a Davis Cup final, pronounced it is “fantastic” that a Scot spoke out as he has “enormous energy in determining a approach a diversion should be run”.

Speaking about a approach a LTA is run, Lloyd added: “Someone contingency take a blame. Bob Brett was hired [as executive of actor development] and afterwards left within a year, not given he wasn’t good though he was in a wrong job. They hired him for a pursuit that he can’t do.

“You’ve got to put people in a right positions if you’re using a company. The sire has to stop during a arch executive’s door. He has finished a bad job.”

David Lloyd (left) was Great Britain Davis Cup captain from 1995 to 2000

Lloyd, who says he twice practical for a LTA arch executive pursuit though was incited down on both occasions, believes a ruling physique squanders a annual appropriation it receives from increase generated by a Wimbledon championship.

“We get over £30m a year given to us giveaway of assign from a All England Club, that is a best contest in a world, though we have a really bad standard. It doesn’t make sense,” he said.

“Andy Murray is a good actor though we have no juniors entrance through. We have no system.”

Meanwhile, former British women’s series one Anne Keothavong told BBC Radio 5 live that a people using a LTA did not “share a passion” of a Murray family and “so many other people” in British tennis.

Keothavong pronounced that after timid dual and a half years ago, she offering to proffer during a NTC in Roehampton though had usually been contacted once given then, that she described as “ridiculous”.

She added: “You’ve got to make a many of a people who are ardent about a game. There are so many people in British tennis who wish to give back, who wish to do a lot of things, though maybe they’re seen as threats.”