Tennis: Djokovic still top of world rankings
LONDON — Novak Djokovic remains firmly installed as world number one despite losing the Wimbledon final to Andy Murray on Sunday.
The Serb built up a big lead in the rankings after winning the Australian Open at the start of the year, and Murray’s points haul from his Wimbledon win were limited by the fact that he also reached the final last year.
David Ferrer moved up to a career-best third ahead of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, who both made early exits at Wimbledon. For the Swiss star it is his lowest ranking for over a decade.
ATP World rankings:
1. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 12310 pts
2. Andy Murray (GBR) 9360
3. David Ferrer (ESP) 7220
4. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 6860
5. Roger Federer (SUI) 5785
6. Tomas Berdych (CZE) 4865
7. Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG) 4500
8. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 3480
9. Richard Gasquet (FRA) 3045
10. Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI) 2915
11. Tommy Haas (GER) 2605
12. Kei Nishikori (JPN) 2495
13. Marin Cilic (CRO) 2335
14. Janko Tipsarevic (SRB) 2310
15. Milos Raonic (CAN) 2225
16. Nicolas Almagro (ESP) 2195
17. Jerzy Janowicz (POL) 2154
18. Gilles Simon (FRA) 2055
19. John Isner (USA) 1770
20. Juan Monaco (ARG) 1740
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