The French tennis player received a code violation for removing her shirt on court during a match at the U.S.
Open officials have apologized for a controversial incident that occurred Tuesday, in which a female tennis player was penalized for taking off her shirt briefly.
An umpire said Alizé Cornet violated a rule, even though male tennis players routinely change shirts on the court.
US Open steps back from controversy after women's player pinged for changing her shirt on court.
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The US Open has been engulfed by a controversy over perceived sexism after Alize Cornet was handed a code violation for briefly removing a shirt she had put on backwards in the locker room.
The US Open says it regrets that a player was given a code violation for changing her shirt on the court during a match, clarifying its rules on when that is allowed.
Alize Cornet was handed a code violation on Tuesday.