India`s top singles players -- Sania Mirza and Somdev Devvarman -- lost a few rungs in the WTA and ATP ranking charts.
Indian tennis star Somdev Devvarman climbed six places in the latest ATP rankings to touch a career-best 62nd position in the singles list.
India`s singles tennis star Somdev Devvarman has dropped three places to 68 in the ATP rankings, released on Monday.
Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic was confirmed as the new world number one when the ATP rankings were released on Monday.
Somdev gained a place to be back to career-best singles ranking of 70.
Sania Mirza jumped 17 places to 73 in the women`s singles rankings.
Somdev Devvarman remains unsure about when his title-drought would end.
Somdev Devvarman rose a rung to career-best 108 while Yuki Bhambri returned to top-400 after a seven place jump to 397th spot in the latest ATP rankings.
Rafael Nadal moved up one place to third, overtaking Britain`s Andy Murray in the men`s ATP rankings on Monday thanks to the Spaniard reaching the Miami Maters semi-finals.
Despite suffering twin defeats
during India`s Davis Cup World Group tie Russia, Somdev
Devvarman rose seven rungs to 121 in the latest ATP singles
The early exit from Chennai Open
cost Somdev Devvarman 35 places as the wiry Indian dropped to
161 in the latest ATP singles ranking issued on Monday.
Roger Federer has reclaimed his spot
at the top of the tennis world, securing the year-end No 1
ranking for the fifth time in his career.
Men`s tennis world rankings on Monday (previous week`s rankings in brackets):
Roger Federer maintained first place in the latest men`s tennis rankings issued on Monday by the ATP as Novak Djokovic closed in on the top three with a Beijing title the previous day.
A 10th Grand Slam title at the US
Open didn`t make any difference to Leander Paes` ATP rankings
as he remained eighth in the doubles list but Sania Mirza
moved up in the WTA charts.
Riding on their recent successes,
Somdev Devvarman leapfrogged to 140th, while Sania Mirza rose
to 74th in the latest tennis singles rankings issued today.
Men`s tennis world rankings
Day in Pics: 20th September
Showbiz World - September 20, 2014
iPhone6 fever grips the world