Tennis

Nadal tops ATP rankings

2011-05-02 10:54
Rafael Nadal (AFP Photo)

Berlin - Rafael Nadal took a healthy lead over unbeaten Novak Djokovic in the ATP rankings into his Spanish home Masters tournament in Madrid.

Nadal heads the latest list issued on Monday with 11,915 points. Djokovic is on 9,710 after stretching his perfect 2011 record to 27-0 with a home title in Belgrade, and Roger Federer of Switzerland is third on 8,690 points.

The Madrid Masters, which started on Monday, is the biggest clay-court tune-up event for the French Open Grand Slam.

ATP top 10 as May 2 (previous ranking in parenthesis):

1. (1) Rafael Nadal, Spain, 11,915 points

2. (2) Novak Djokovic, Serbia, 9,710

3. (3) Roger Federer, Switzerland, 8,690

4. (4) Andy Murray, Britain, 5,815

5. (5) Robin Soederling, Sweden, 5,235

6. (6) David Ferrer, Spain, 4,330

7. (7) Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, 3,900

8. (8) Juergen Melzer, Austria, 3,055

9. (10) Nicolas Almagro, Spain, 2,735 10. (9) Gael Monfils, France, 2,690

NEXT ON SPORT24X

Teenager Coric stuns Nadal

2014-10-24 21:14

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
Live Video Streaming
Sport Talk

 

3 must-do trail runs

If you love trail running, you have to put these on your bucket list.

 
 

Where were you when you last felt alive?

Tips for paddling your first Dusi
Climbing the world’s largest stone arch
Awesome extreme sports people
Watch: 2015 Absa Cape Epic route
 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

Got something you'd like to get off your chest? Got a burning desire to air an opinion? If so, be sure to sign-up on Sport24's FORUM!

Latest blogs
Vote

Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

Newsletters Sign up for the Morning Glory, Super 15 and Soccer newsletters

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

Mobile Sport24 on your mobile phone - WAP, alerts, downloads, services

Forum Have your Say on Sport24's brand new Forum!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

iPhone Latest Sport24 news on your iPhone

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

Blogs Yes your opinion counts. Get it out there

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.