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In order to help high-ranking junior girls transition from the junior circuit to the professional circuit, the ITF began the Girls Junior Exempt Project in Under this program, girls ranked in the top 10 at the end of the year are given direct entry into the main draw of three events on the ITF professional circuit the following year.
In , this project was extended for boys under similar rules. Tournaments are classified into various grades, with Grade A being the highest and Grade 5 being the lowest.
Rankings are maintained in a series of age groups where the starting ages advance five years at a time e. In , the world championships were divided into two age ranges, and in it was further divided into three age ranges.
The first circuit for wheelchair tennis , formed in by the National Foundation of Wheelchair Tennis , had ten tournaments.
This includes tournaments ranging from Futures the lowest level up to the Grand Slams. This tour started with 14 tournaments, but has grown to nearly tournaments by The ITF also maintains a system of rankings for beach tennis players.
The ITF designates a World Champion in several disciplines each year based on performances throughout the year, emphasizing the Grand Slam tournaments, and also considering team events such as the Davis Cup and Fed Cup.
Singles champions were first named in , and are chosen by an ITF panel. In later years, World Champion awards were added for doubles, juniors using a combined singles and doubles ranking , and wheelchair players.
For example, Jennifer Capriati was designated as the World Champion in , after winning the Australian Open and French Open and finishing the year ranked number two.
Lindsay Davenport , on the other hand, finished the year ranked number one, but her best performances at majors were two semifinal appearances.
These rankings are used to seed teams at the start of each year in their respective groups. Points are earned by victorious nations depending on the group e.
World Group versus Zonal Groups , the round e. The International Tennis Number ITN  is an international tennis rating system that gives tennis players a number that represents their general level of play.
Conversion charts have been developed linking the ITN to other existing rating systems in ITF tennis nations and in time it is hoped that every tennis player worldwide will have a rating.
Once registered, players can use the IPIN website to enter and withdraw from ITF tournaments, access tournament information and updates, and see details relating to any code of conduct offenses.
The Association of Tennis Professionals investigated and found that Jaziri had done nothing wrong. A Davis Cup game between the Israeli national tennis team and the Belgian national tennis team was scheduled in Antwerp for 14 September The International Tennis Federation intervened and postponed the match by one day.
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