Somdev back to career-best 71

Updated: Apr 18, 2011, 17:54 PM IST

New Delhi: Somdev Devverman gained a place to be back to career-high singles ranking of 71 while Sania Mirza remained on number 73 in the ranking charts, released on Monday.

Somdev had lost in the second round of the clay-court season opening event in Houston.

Meanwhile in the doubles rankings, Sania (29), Mahesh Bhupathi (5) and Leander Paes (7) were static in the WTA and ATP charts, respectively.

Rohan Bopanna though improved his ranking to 14 with a gain of two positions.