Sharapova returns to tennis Top 10

Updated: Apr 05, 2011, 08:09 AM IST

Paris: Russia`s Maria Sharapova returned to the Top 10 in the latest WTA rankings after reaching the final in Miami at the weekend.

Sharapova lost the final 6-1, 6-4 to Belarus` Victoria Azarenka, who moved to her highest ever ranking of sixth.

April 4 rankings

1. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 9740 pts

2. Kim Clijsters (BEL) 8145

3. Vera Zvonareva (RUS) 7815

4. Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 5171

5. Samantha Stosur (AUS) 4606

6. Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 4470 (+2)

7. Na Li (CHN) 4300 (-1)

8. Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 4155 (-1)

9. Maria Sharapova (RUS) 3726 (+4)

10. Serena Williams (USA) 3035 (+2)

11. Shahar Peer (ISR) 3030

12. Marion Bartoli (FRA) 2925 (-2)

13. Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 2860 (+1)

14. Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 2800 (+1)

15. Venus Williams (USA) 2765 (-6)

16. Kaia Kanepi (EST) 2760

17. Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 2750 (+2)

18. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 2743

19. Andrea Petkovic (GER) 2735 (+4)

20. Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 2730 (-3)

Bureau Report