World Rankings under 14 and 16 [Archive] -

World Rankings under 14 and 16

07-17-2005, 11:39 PM
I think that don't exist any World Ranking in under 14 or 16 competition, it's true?

How tennis europe and another continental federations make conversion to enter in competition. Like in Netherlands, in a under 14 tournament this week, a brazilian Jose Pereira (nº1 of South America) was 5th seed. How Tennis Europe determine this seed?

07-23-2005, 11:03 PM
It's left to the discretion of the tournament director and referee, who are given all the information about the player from their home Federation. at the time of entry. Generally the players that come are amongst the best juniors of those nations, so while there's no scientific way of seeding them, if they are good enough it's usually anticipated.