QUALIFICATION SYSTEM – GAMES OF THE XXXII OLYMPIAD – TOKYO 2020 Original Version: ENGLISH 29 April 2021 Page 1/7 Amendments to the Qualification System are in red. INTERNATIONAL TENNIS FEDERATION (ITF) Tennis Men’s Events (2) Women’s Events (2) Mixed Event (1) Singles Doubles Singles Doubles Mixed Doubles 1. Total Quota for Tennis:
e. Qualification for tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan was determined primarily by the rankings maintained by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and the Women's Tennis Association (WTA). The 2020 Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In line with the revised qualification principles for Tokyo 2020 that have addressed the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the timing of the Games, a new qualifying system for tennis events has been released by the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
The ITF has published revised qualification dates for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Tennis Event and Paralympic Wheelchair Tennis Event, after both Games were moved to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the qualification method for both the Olympic Tennis Event and Paralympic Wheelchair Tennis Events will remain the same, entry lists will now be determined using the ATP/WTA rankings of 7 June 2021 for the Olympic Tennis Event and using the UNIQLO Wheelchair Tennis Tour rankings of 7 June 2021 ...
Regulations in force at the time of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. iv) The player must have reached the age of fourteen (14) years for the men’s events and fifteen (15) years for the women’s events by the opening day of the Olympic Tennis Event. v) The player must have fulfilled the minimum participation requirement in the ITF Davis Cup or
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The IOC confirmed the agreement on the Revised Qualification System for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games table tennis events and informed the ITTF that the text is now available to National Olympic Committees via the NOCnet (IOC extranet for NOCs), therefore authorising publication also on the ITTF website. You can find the documents here:
1. Pursuant to the ITF Qualification System (Attachment A), during the week of June 10, 2021 June 11, 2020 the ITF will extend an invitation to the USTA for those players (male and female) who, as of June 7, 2021 June 18, 2020, are ranked in the top 56. DocuSign Envelope ID: BC99B986-C123-4E1D-9FF5-9550AD6C0769.
A total of 57 per cent of all the qualification places had been confirmed by the time the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 were postponed. In order to adapt the qualification systems for the remaining places to the new timing of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the qualification system principles were updated, approved by the Qualification Task Force (acting on behalf of the IOC Executive Board) and shared with all the IFs.