ATP RANKINGS

  • US Open champion Cilic jumps to 9th place, Nishikori 8th in ATP rankings September 9, 2014

    New York: US Open champion Marin Cilic's first Grand Slam title moved him up to No. 9 from No. 16 in the ATP rankings on Tuesday, while runnerup Kei Nishikori rose three spots to a careerbest No. 8. Cilic beat Nishikori 63, 63, 63 in Monday's final at Flushing Meadows. Serena Williams'...
  • Somdev climbs to 95th place in ATP rankings May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: India's top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman gained two positions to occupy 95th place while compatriot Yuki Bhambri dropped a place to 156 in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday. In the doubles ATP rankings, Leander Paes dropped two places to 11th with Rohan Bopanna the next best...
  • Somdev Devvarman drops one place in ATP rankings April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: India's top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman dropped one place to 89 while compatriot Yuki Bhambri gained two positions and moved to 146th place in the latest ATP rankings released Monday. In the doubles ATP rankings, Leander Paes continues to occupy tenth place with Rohan Bopanna the next best...
  • Somdev rises to 78, Yuki loses three places to be 146 February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Courtesy his Delhi Open triumph, India's singles player Somdev Devvarman jumped 18 places to become world number 78 in the latest ATP rankings. Somdev had collected 100 ranking points after beating top seed Alerksandr Nedovyesov in the Delhi Open final on Sunday. Somdev's next clash is on Tuesday against...
  • Yuki moves to 172, Somdev drops to 93 in ATP rankings January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Courtesy his quarterfinal appearance at the Chennai Open, Yuki Bhambri jumped 23 places to careerbest rank of 172, while Somdev Devvarman lost three places to be 93 in the latest ATP chart, released on Monday. During the Chennai Open, Somdev had suffered a shock first round defeat at the...
  • Somdev Devvarman aims to break into top 60 in ATP rankings December 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: Having overcome a shoulder injury, India's top singles tennis player Somdev Devvarman on Monday said he was working hard to remain strong and break into top 60 in the near future. "I have had a good 2013. Coming back from 600 to inside the top 100. So, now, I feel...
  • Rafael Nadal voted greatest ever Spanish sports personality November 27, 2013

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal was named the greatest Spanish sports star in history on Tuesday by readers of a Spanish sports daily. The winner of 13 Grand Slam's and the current number 1 in the ATP world ranking, received the award at the Gala for the 75th anniversary of the Spanish sports...
  • Rafael Nadal reclaims world No. 1 spot October 7, 2013

    Rafael Nadal returned to the top of the ATP rankings for the first time in more than two years on Monday. It is the first time Nadal has headed the table since July 2011, replacing Novak Djokovic of Serbia, who has been dropped to second. The spaniard dominates the ATP rankings...
  • Li Na, Rafael Nadal win at China Open October 2, 2013

    Beijing: Li Na reached the quarterfinals of the China Open by edging Sabine Lisicki 75, 64 on Wednesday. In men's play, Rafael Nadal, aiming to end Noavk Djokovic's run of 100 weeks at the top of ATP ranking, beat Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 64, 76 (3) to move into the third round....
  • Roger Federer slides to No. 7 in ATP rankings August 20, 2013

    Roger Federer is sliding in the ATP rankings, now down to No. 7. Federer, who spent more weeks at No. 1 than anyone, already had reached his lowest spot in a decade by dropping to No. 5 after Wimbledon and he fell two more places Monday. Barring a withdrawal, Federer...
  • John Isner's loss means no US men in next week's top 20 August 7, 2013

    Montreal: Next week, for the first time in 40 years of ATP rankings, there will be no American men in the top 20. That's because John Isner, who is 20th this week, is assured of dropping lower after losing on Tuesday in the first round of the Rogers Cup to...
  • Bopanna reaches careerbest 5th place on ATP doubles rankings July 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna on Monday reached a careerhigh fifth place on the ATP World Tour doubles rankings, following his semifinal appearance at Wimbledon. Bopanna, along with Frenchman Edouard RogerVasselin, reached the men's doubles semifinals where they put up an intense fight against topseeded Bryan brothers before bowing...
  • Novak Djokovic maintains top spot in ATP rankings June 17, 2013

    Berlin: Serbia's Novak Djokovic has held onto the stop spot in the latest men's tennis rankings released on Monday by the ATP, ahead of weekend tournament winners Andy Murray and Roger Federer. Djokovic has 11,830 points. Murray, who won Queen's on Sunday, has 8,560, and Federer 7,740 points as there were...
  • Del Potro gets wild card for Monte Carlo Masters April 2, 2013

    Monaco: Seventhranked Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina has been given a wild card into the Monte Carlo Masters this month. Tournament director Zeljko Franulovic announced the decision on Tuesday, having recently awarded a wild card to Frenchman Gael Monfils, whose ATP ranking has dropped to No. 104 after a year...
  • Somdev Devvarman leapfrogs 65 places to 250 in the ATP rankings March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Continuing to reclaim lost ground in the ATP rankings, Somdev Devvarman jumped 65 places to 250th to be India's best-placed singles player in the list issued Monday. Somdev was ranked 62nd in the world in 2011 before poor form combined with a shoulder surgery kept him out of action...
  • Bryan twins top of the world for record eighth time October 22, 2012

    American twins Bob and Mike Bryan will end the tennis season on top of the world for a record eighth time, the sport's governing body said on Monday. The Olympic gold medallists are the only doubles team to win at least five titles for 10 consecutive years, and won a...
  • Paes static at No. 5 in ATP doubles rankings October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Leander Paes remained unchanged at number five but Rohan Bopanna on Tuesday reentered the doubles top10 on the back of his runnersup finish at the ATP Shanghai Masters. Paes won the Shanghai Masters on Monday with Radek Stepanek, who also moved two places up to number six. Bopanna jumped...
  • Kvitova rises to fifth, Federer remains No. 1 August 26, 2012

    New York: Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic rose to fifth in the new WTA rankings published on Sunday after winning the New Haven Open. Kvitova defeated Russia's Maria Kirilenko 76(9), 75 in a closefought final on Saturday to swap places with Angelique Kerber of Germany, who is now sixth in the...
  • Bopanna gains a place in ATP doubles rankings July 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna gained a place in the ATP World Tour doubles rankings to go up to 13th with 4,540 points. The Bangalore boy last played in the recently concluded Hamburg Open where he, partnering Mahesh Bhupathi, lost in the quarterfinals to Jeremy Chardy and Gilles Simon. Bhupathi...
  • Federer passes Sampras for most weeks at No. 1 July 16, 2012

    London: Roger Federer has surpassed Pete Sampras to set the record for the most weeks at No. 1 in the ATP rankings. After winning Wimbledon a week ago, Federer returned to the top for the first time since June 2010, and his 287th week at No. 1 one more than...
  • Djokovic to finish year at No. 1 after Nadal loss October 13, 2011

    London: Novak Djokovic will finish the year as the topranked player in the world. The ATP says the Serb clinched the yearend top spot after No. 2 Rafael Nadal lost in the third round at the Shanghai Masters on Thursday. Nadal's loss to Florian Mayer ensured that Djokovic cannot be overtaken before...
  • Bopanna reaches careerhigh doubles ranking April 25, 2011

    New Delhi: India's Rohan Bopanna gained two places to reach his career high doubles rankings of 12 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) charts Monday. Bopanna's doubles partner Pakistan's AisamUlHaq Qureshi, however, is unchanged at the 11th place. India's doubles exponents Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Peas are static at fifth and...
  • Federer remains top, Nadal out of top 3 March 22, 2010

    Hamburg: Roger Federer of Switzerland maintained a healthy lead despite an early exit at the Indian Wells Masters in the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Federer, who was upset by Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus in the third round of the Californian event last week...
  • Nadal's sore knees survive 1st test at Rogers Cup August 14, 2009

    Montreal: Rafael Nadal breezed past Philipp Petzschner 63, 62 in thirdround play at the Rogers Cup on Thursday in the first real test of the tendinitis in both knees that kept him sidelined for the past 10 weeks. Nadal's first match on Wednesday was cut short when Spanish compatriot David Ferrer...
  • Sania slips down in rankings, now 54th August 28, 2006

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza's poor singles form has seen her drop out of the top 50 in the latest WTA rankings after slipping 10 places to 54th in the list issued on Monday. The Indian, who was ousted in the first round of the Forest Hills Classic last week, has 424...