Sunday, July 3, 2011
Somdev climbs to a new career-high ranking
India's top-ranked men's singles player Somdev Devvarman reached another new career-high ranking of no. 63 in the latest ATP rankings after reaching the second round of Wimbledon for the first timein his career. Devvarman started 2011 outside the top 100 and has been scaling new peaks in the rankings on a monthly basis in 2011. In another notable move, 16 year olf Ramkumar Ramanathan who has been grinding his way on the European futures circuit is up 64 positions to no. 957 in the world.
Here is a look at the top 5 Indians in the ATP rankings for the week ending 4th July.
Rank-Name-Points-Position Moved-Tournaments Played
In the individual ATP doublea rankings, Mahesh Bhupathi holds on to the no. 5 position, Leander Paes climbs three positions to no. 8, Aisam-Ul-Huq Qureshi and Rohan Bopanna drop one spot to no. 9 and no. 10 respectively.
In the ATP doubles team rankings, Paes-Bhupathi are down one spot to no. 4 behind the Bryan brothers, Nestor/ Mirnyi and Llodra/ Ziminjic while Bopanna/ Qureshi drop one spot to no. 6.
Posted by Haresh at 8:47 PM