PSA World Ranking points are earned based on the standing of
a tournament. Tournament categories are determined by the amount of prize
money (total compensation). Players automatically receive ranking points
appropriate to their final placing in a tournament.
PSA World Rankings
PSA players competing in PSA World Tour tournaments earn points based their
final position in the event according to the schedule below. The total
number of points a player accumulates in any 12 month period is divided by
the number of tournaments played to give an average score (the minimum
number of tournaments used is currently 10 tournaments for men and 8 for
This average score is used to place a player in the PSA World Rankings.
Until a player plays 10 tournaments (men) or 8 tournaments (women), their
total points’ accumulation will be divided by this minimum divisor (10 for
men, 8 for women) and after that it will be determined by the formulae
For example a player who has competed in 13 tournaments will have selected
their best 10 scores which will be accumulated and divided by 10 to give the
PSA World Rankings are calculated and published on the first day of each
The PSA World Ranking is used for selection of entries and the determining
of seeds in each PSA World Tour tournament.