Originally Posted by delicatecutter
I have a question. How is it decided how many people get byes in a tournament? Is that at the manager's discretion? I know that Tier III and IV's don't have them but for other events I've seen anywhere from 8 up to like 32.
Depends on the # of seeds in the tournament. 56 draws or larger have 16 seeds. IW/Miami have 32. Slams have no byes. 32 draws have 8 byes.