What is an ITF tennis tournament?

The ITF Men’s World Tennis Tour (formerly known as the ITF Men’s Circuit) is a series of professional tennis tournaments held around the world that are organized by the International Tennis Federation. The tour represents the lowest rung of the men’s professional tennis ladder.

How do you qualify for ITF?

Players will need an ITF Junior Ranking to get into the Main Draw of ITF events. Players will also usually need an ITF Ranking to get into the qualifying of Grade A, 1, and 2 events. Players without an ITF ranking are more likely to obtain entry into the qualifying of Grade 3, 4 and 5 events.

How do I get into ITF Futures?

How can I enter or withdraw from ITF World Tennis Tour tournaments? Players should log into their IPIN account to enter and withdraw from tournaments. To enter click the tournament calendar and then click the enter button. Players can enter a maximum of 6 professional Tournaments in any one week.

What is the ITF ranking?

The ITF Rankings are the current rankings of national teams by the International Tennis Federation in both men’s and women’s tennis. The ITF produces two sets of rankings—the ITF Davis Cup Nations Ranking for male national teams, and the ITF Fed Cup Nations Ranking for female national teams.

What is the difference between ATP and ITF?

In basic terms, the ATP organise the big events for the big players while the ITF hold the events for the players with much lower world rankings.

What is freeze deadline ITF?

The freeze deadline for all ITF Junior Circuit tournaments will be 14:00 GMT on Wednesday, or five days prior to the Monday of the tournament week. From that time, players who are on the qualifying list will no longer move into the main draw and players who are alternates will no longer move into qualifying.

What is ITF freeze deadline?

How do you get on the ATP World Tour?

For entry into an ATP Tour or ATP Challenger Tour main draw or qualifying singles and doubles, the player must be an ATP Player Member or an ATP Registered Player. Wild Cards are exempt from this provision. drawal deadline by a player relations staff member, ATP Supervisor or through the PlayerZone.

How are mens ITF tennis tournaments prioritised?

Men’s ITF World Tennis Tournaments (Pro) are prioritised over Junior ITF World Tennis Tour tournaments; then Tournament Entry Priority (Priority selected by the player with IPIN).

When do players appear on ITF acceptance list?

Players who have entered one or more ITF World Tennis Tour Men’s or Juniors tournaments (in any combination) will appear on Acceptance Lists after the Entry Deadline.

How are players removed from a ITF tournament?

Players accepted into a Main Draw or Qualifying competition of any ITF professional tournament are removed from all but one tournament according to the criteria set out in the regulations. Players are then committed to play the ITF tournament. Alternates will remain on multiple acceptance lists until the Freeze deadline.

When is the deadline to enter an ITF tournament?

Unless otherwise stated, deadlines are as follows: Entry Deadline: 14:00 hrs (2:00 pm) GMT on Thursday, eighteen (18) days prior to the Monday of the Tournament Week. Players cannot enter an ITF professional tournament online after this deadline; players are not committed to any ITF tournament until the Withdrawal Deadline.