The ATP ranks are out again, and guess who’s topping the chart?
India’s tennis star Sania Mirza continued to dominate the top position in the World Tennis Association’s latest womens doubles rankings, just five points ahead of her doubles partner Martina Hingis.
After winning the Cincinnati Open last month, Sania and her Czech partner Barbora Strycova recently won the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.Sania and Strycova have lost just once since pairing up in Cincinnati, reaching the quarterfinals of the US Open and taking home a second title at the Pan Pacific Open.
Talking about the Top Indian men's ranking
Saketh Myneni is the highest placed singles player. Myneni, who entered the main draw of the US Open after winning three rounds in the Qualifying event, dropped a rung to be placed 138th in the list.
Second highest-ranked Indian singles player Ramkumar Ramanathan, who showed immense grit in his recent Davis Cup game against Spain, plummeted 10 places to 229. Yuki Bhambri however dropped a whopping 62 places to be placed 282nd in the chart. In the men’s doubles chart, Rohan Bopanna is static at 18th, while veteran Leander Paes has moved four places to 60th.