Alcaraz returns to the top of the ATP ranking. Sinner number 8, Musetti for the first time in the top 15

Alcaraz returns to the top of the ATP ranking.  Sinner number 8, Musetti for the first time in the top 15

Carlos Alcaraz back on the top step of the ATP ranking. The victory at Queen's – first title on the grass – on Alex de Minaur he allowed the Spaniard to override Novak Djokovic. TO Wimbledonthe third Grand Slam of the season starting next Monday, will restart the match against the Serbian fresh from the victory at Roland Garroshis 23rd career slam (all-time record). Nole he aims to become the first player in history to reach 400 weeks in his career as world number 1: so far he has spent 389 at the top.

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Atp ranking, Musetti first time in the top 15. Sinner is back eighth

Lorenzo Musetti he is the seventh blue in the Open Era to enter the top 15 of the ATP ranking. Thanks to the second consecutive quarter-final in two tournaments on grass (first in Stuttgart, then at Queen's), the Carrara climbed another position in the standings compared to last week, making his entry into the top 15 players in the world for the first time, where only Panatta, Berrettini, Barazzutti, Sinner had arrived in the Open era, Fognini and Bertolucci. Equals his best ranking Jannik Sinnerwho is back to number 8 in the world after the quarter-finals a Hallethanks to the defeat of the American Taylor Fritz (now ninth) in round of 16 of Queen's against Adrian Mannarino. Instead, he slipped to number 36 in the standings Matthew Berrettini, still stuck in the pits due to physical problems. They also lose positions Lorenzo Sonego (-1, 40th), Matthew Arnaldi (-4, 78th) e Marco Cecchinato (-1, 88th).

WTA standings, top positions unchanged

The WTA 500 in Berlin and the 250 in Birmingham left the world elite substantially unchanged in the women's ranking. Leading the top ten in the ranking is always the Pole Iga Swiatek: the 22-year-old from Warsaw, queen of Paris for the third time, maintains an 874-point lead over the Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka, the Australian Open champion, who reiterates her personal best. On the lowest step of the podium remains the winner of Rome, the Kazakh Elena Rybakinawhich also confirms the best ranking.

Many variations in a tricolor key, six blues remain among the first hundred. Blue leader is always Elizabeth Cocciaretto: the 22-year-old from Fermo is stable at number 41, her best ranking. Just like behind her, she remains one position behind Jasmin Paolini, number 42, which also confirms her personal best. This week Elisabetta is on the field a Bad Homburg, Jasmine in Eastbourne. He takes a step forward Martina Trevisannow number 62 (already eliminated in Bad Homburg), while going back three Lucia Bronzetti, number 65 (also competing in the tournament on German meadows). She slides back 19 places instead, Camila Giorgi: the 31-year-old from Macerata, now number 67, due to the offset of this year's calendar compared to that of 2022, has in fact already been deprived of the points from the semi-final in Eastbourne (where the Marche native will debut on Tuesday).

Alcaraz, a true number one

by Paolo Rossi

Wimbledon, the top seeds

On the basis of the ATP ranking, the 32 seeds of Wimbledon. Alcaraz, after the regained primacy, will be n. 1 of the seeding, followed by Djokovic, second. The Russian closes the top three positions Daniel Medvedev. Fourth seed RuudThen Tsitsipas, Runes, Rublev, sinner (eighth) e Fritz. The American closes the top 10 Tiafoe. Lorenzo Musetti he will be 14th of the seeding.

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