Men’s Tennis ATP Rankings: Rafael Nadal moves up to No.2
Rafael Nadal has increased his rankings by two spots to stand at No.2 in the ATP rankings which is his highest since October 2014.
Previous year French Open champion Novak Djokovic has moved from second place to fourth place in the ATP rankings, which is his lowest ranking in seven years. Incidentally, Novak Djokovic got knocked out in quaterfinals of the French Open.
Men’s Tennis ATP Current Rankings
First Rank: Andy Murray (Great Britain)
Second Rank: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
Third Rank: Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland)
Fourth Rank: Novak Djokovic (Serbia & Montenegro)
Fifth Rank: Roger Federer (Switzerland)
WTA Current Rankings
French Open Champion Jelena Ostapenko has jumped from 47th place to a career-high 12th in the WTA rankings. French Open title was her first tour-level title of her career. Last year, Jelena was knocked out of the tournament in the first round itself.
In the WTA rankings, Angelique Kerber retains her No. 1 position despite losing in the first round of French Open.
First Rank: Angelique Kerber (Germany)
Second Rank: Simona Halep (Romania)
Third Rank: Karolina Pliskova (Czech Republic)
Fourth Rank: Serena Williams (USA)
Fifth Rank: Elina Svitolina (Ukraine)
Categories: Sports Current Affairs 2017