Daniil Medvedev returned to the highest of the ATP rankings on Monday, forward of Alexander Zverev, with Novak Djokovic slipping out of the highest two for the primary time in almost 4 years.
The 26-year-old Russian, who was surprisingly crushed by Tim van Rijthoven within the last at ‘s-Hertogenbosch on Sunday, briefly occupied the No 1 spot for 2 weeks on the finish of February and the starting of March.
However with Djokovic shedding within the quarterfinals on the French Open, the place he was defending champion, the door opened for Medvedev to rise once more to high spot.
Medvedev is unable to compete at Wimbledon as Russian and Belarusian gamers have been barred following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Rankings factors, nonetheless, is not going to be awarded from the ATP and WTA.
Zverev climbs to No 2 for the primary time having spent a complete of 56 weeks since November 2017 at thir spot. The German, nonetheless, is dealing with a spell on the sidelines after tearing ligaments in his proper ankle throughout his French Open semi-final with Nadal.
Djokovic’s grip on the No 1 rating had already been weakened by his exclusion earlier within the 12 months, due to Covid rules, from the Australian Open the place he was additionally the defending champion.
It’s the first time since October 2018 that Djokovic is just not within the high two.
And it’s for the primary time since November 2003 that neither of the Huge 3 occupy the highest 2 rankings.
Rafael Nadal, who beat the Serb at Roland Garros and went on to take the title for the 14th time, stays at No 4, now solely 245 factors behind his nice rival.
Casper Ruud, who was overwhelmed by Nadal within the Paris last, reached his greatest profession rating of fifth on this planet, up one place forward of Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Former World No 1 Andy Murray climbed 21 locations to 48 following his journey to the ultimate in Stuttgart on the weekend whereas Medvedev’s conqueror Van Rijthoven jumped 99 locations from 205 to 106.
Swiatek continues reign on the high
French Open champion Iga Swiatek stays firmly on the head of the new WTA rankings launched on Monday, over 4000 factors forward of No 2 Anett Kontaveit.
The 21-year-old Pole has held the highest spot for the reason that shock retirement of Australian Ashleigh Barty on the finish of March.
The one change within the Prime 20 sees Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka, crushed in Sunday’s last at ‘s-Hertogenbosch by the Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova, take fifth place from Maria Sakkari.
Neither Sabalenka nor Alexandrova can be at Wimbledon, the third Grand Slam occasion of the 12 months, as Russian and Belarusian gamers have been barred from competing following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
The next are the highest 20 males’s and ladies’s singles world rankings as of June 13, 2022, together with their rankings factors.
1. Daniil Medvedev (RUS) 7950 pts (+1)
2. Alexander Zverev (GER) 7075 (+1)
3. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 6770 (-2)
4. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 6525
5. Casper Ruud (NOR) 5050 (+1)
6. Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 4945 (-1)
7. Carlos Alcaraz (ESP) 4893
8. Andrey Rublev (RUS) 4125
9. Felix Auger-Aliassime (CAN) 3895
10. Matteo Berrettini (ITA) 3570
11. Cameron Norrie (GBR) 3455
12. Hubert Hurkacz (POL) 3258 (+1)
13. Jannik Sinner (ITA) 3185 (-1)
14. Taylor Fritz (USA) 2920
15. Denis Shapovalov (CAN) 2473 (+1)
16. Diego Schwartzman (ARG) 2325 (-1)
17. Marin Cilic (CRO) 2130
18. Reilly Opelka (USA) 2100
19. Pablo Carreno (ESP) 1965
20. Roberto Bautista (ESP) 1858
Ladies’s singles rankings
1. Iga Swiatek (POL) 8631 pts
2. Anett Kontaveit (EST) 4511
3. Paula Badosa (ESP) 4245
4. Ons Jabeur (TUN) 4150
5. Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) 4145 (+1)
6. Maria Sakkari (GRE) 4075 (-1)
7. Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 3678
8. Jessica Pegula (USA) 3255
9. Danielle Collins (USA) 3255
10. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 3060
11. Emma Raducanu (GBR) 2975
12. Darya Kasatkina (RUS) 2765
13. Cori Gauff (USA) 2756
14. Barbora Krejcikova (CZE) 2642
15. Leylah Fernandez (CAN) 2605
16. Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) 2596
17. Belinda Bencic (SUI) 2585
18. Angelique Kerber (GER) 2474
19. Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 2330
20. Simona Halep (ROM) 2196