What are the levels of junior tennis?
There are four age divisions: 12, 14, 16 & 18 and under. You may play in your age division up until the last day of the month before you “age out”.
How are tennis rankings calculated?
Go to http://tennislink.usta.com/TOURNAMENTS/Common. You can enter a USTA Membership # or player name and click Search to find ranking information. Click on the player name that is returned via the search results to see all the ranking lists that this player is on.
What does ranking mean in tennis?
In the simplest terms, each weekly set of rankings is a list of the point totals earned by players at tournaments in the last 52 weeks. At the conclusion of every tournament, the rankings drop points earned the previous year and replace them with the points won in the just-concluded event.
What is Level 7 junior tennis?
Level 7 (Intermediate) These tournaments are great for the player starting their junior competitive career. Players should have basic match experience and have completed a number of practice matches. Players are guaranteed 2 matches.
What is a Level 5 tennis player?
A person with a 5.0 tennis rating has learned good shot anticipation and can consistently hit different strokes with depth and control. At this level the person can also hit winners and force errors by the opponent.
What is a junior tennis player?
Junior tennis refers to tennis matches where the participants are aged 18 and under. Eligibility to compete in ITF Junior tournaments is not based on age, but year of birth: as a result, some players must move out of juniors soon after their 18th birthday, while others can play juniors until they are nearly 19.
Who has been number 1 in tennis the longest?
Pro tennis players by number of total weeks at No. 1 in the ATP rankings all-time from 1973 to 2019*
|Characteristic||Number of weeks at No. 1|
|Roger Federer (SUI)||310|
|Pete Sampras (USA)||286|
|Novak Djokovic (SRB)||275|
|Ivan Lendl (CZE)||270|
Who is the #1 tennis player in the world?
|1||Novak. Djokovic (SRB)||12,133|
|34 Age Next Best 18 Tourn Played Move Points Dropping|
|2||Daniil. Medvedev (RUS)||10,780|
|25 Age 23 Next Best 26 Tourn Played Move 250 Points Dropping|
What is a Level 3 tennis player?
Level 3.0. You are fairly consistent when hitting medium-paced shots, but are not comfortable with all strokes and lack execution when trying for directional control, depth, or power.
What is Level 4 junior tennis?
LEVEL 4. • These Advanced Level tournaments are Sectional Level events designed to attract 32 higher ranked players . • Qualifiers and 10s green dot divisions may be offered.
What is a Level 4 tennis player?
Level 4.0. You have dependable strokes, including directional control and depth on both forehand and backhand sides on moderate-paced shots. You can use lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys with some success and occasionally force errors when serving. Rallies may be lost due to impatience.