Originally Posted by Lukhas
Hum... What's the Easter Bowl? I check the website and I don't understand much except it seems to be an important tournament. And 2nd 18 and under player of all the country? Now that's impressive. EDIT: Not familiar at all with the ITF system in USA. Say, how come he was unseeded? I mean, even in France you're given a ranking if you lay off from tennis few years to avoid old guys not having a ranking but knowing how to play to be mixed with complete beginners.
he's unseeded because he doesnt play ITF-sanctioned tournaments very much. most of those tournaments are in europe. his national federation ranking is very good, but the international ranking from ITF is another system entirely.