Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Azarenka, Federer lead WTA and ATP rankings

Victoria Azarenka got her world No1 position back from Maria Sharapova, according to the new rankings provided by WTA. Due to his victory at Wimbledon, Roger Federer is now the 1-ranked player in the ATP Tour. The Swiss was world No1 for the last time in June 30, 2010, just a few days before the beginning of that year's Wimbledon Championships (which Nadal won). 

Here's the new rankings:


1. Federer
2. Djokovic
3. Nadal
4. Murray
5. Ferrer
6. Tsonga
7. Berdych
8. Tipsarevic
9. Del Potro
10. Almagro

For the complete list click here.


1. Azarenka
2. Radwanska
3. Sharapova
4. Serena Williams
5. Stosur
6. Kvitova
7. Kerber
8. Wozniacki
9. Errani
10. Bartoli

For the complete list click here.

Roger Federer equals Pete Sampras for the most weeks as world No1. Since Fed is guaranteed the number 1 spot for 2 weeks, he will break the American's record of 286 weeks leading the ATP's rankings.

Number of weeks as world No1

Roger Federer and Pete Sampras 286
Ivan Lendl 270
Jimmy Connors 268
John McEnroe 170
Bjorn Borg 109
Rafael Nadal 102
Andre Agassi 101
Lleyton Hewitt 80
Stefan Edberg 72
Jim Courier 58
Novak Djokovic 53

No comments: