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Tier V?

I have seen people talking about Tier V before. Do Tier V tournaments exist? Are they WTA tournaments or ITF? I have never seen one before? Are Tier V another name for $75K ITF tournaments?

Can somebody please explain?
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Re: Tier V?

Was Forest Hills a Tier V before? Not sure though if it was a Tier IV...

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The last tier V I can remember were in Aus... I think Canberra
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they cut it out, and yes the last few tierVs were in australia that couldn't organize to the new plans quiet on time.
forest hills wasn't a tierV because in comparsion it's exactly what you get for a tierIV

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Re: Tier V?

they got rid of them from wta they are now what you call a $75k
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Ok .. so Tier V tournaments don't exist anymore?
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Ok .. so Tier V tournaments don't exist anymore?
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Much better this way I must say.
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they got rid of them from wta they are now what you call a $75k
not really, Tier V offered more points and more prize money than 75k...

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not really, Tier V offered more points and more prize money than 75k...
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75K sometimes offered hospitality... not sure what that means.
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75K sometimes offered hospitality... not sure what that means.
Cuter ball boys for all of the gay fans watching there girls play
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Cuter ball boys for all of the gay fans watching there girls play
Ball boys and GIRLS! And ew, thats just wrong, they're kids, you don't watch tennis to perv on prepubecent kids running around... just no!
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Ball boys and GIRLS! And ew, thats just wrong, they're kids, you don't watch tennis to perv on prepubecent kids running around... just no!
Thats not what i meant Get YOUR mind out of the gutter! Most of the ball "boys" are from age 18-mid 20s ( college age students ) ! Atleast in the matches i have seen Thats what i meant with my joke
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Ball boys and GIRLS! And ew, thats just wrong, they're kids, you don't watch tennis to perv on prepubecent kids running around... just no!
You don't?
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