WTA Tour

Serena continues to dominate

2014-04-28 11:58
Serena Williams (AFP)

Berlin - World number one Serena Williams continued to dominate the latest women's tennis rankings issued Monday by the WTA.

Williams tops the standings with 12 375 points, a large advantage over the chasing pack which is led by Li Na of China on 7 265.

There is one change in the top 10 as Serbian Jelena Jankovic moves up a place to seventh with Germany's Angelique Kerber dropping down to eighth.

The highest ranked South African is Chanelle Scheepers, who dropped eight spots to No 80.

WTA top 10 as of April 28 (previous ranking in parenthesis):

1. (1) Serena Williams, United States, 12,375 points

2. (2) Li Na, China, 7,265

3. (3) Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 5,980

4. (4) Victoria Azarenka, Belarus, 5,441

5. (5) Simona Halep, Romania, 4,695

6. (6) Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic, 4,295

7. (8) Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 4,070

8. (7) Angelique Kerber, Germany, 4,010

9. (9) Maria Sharapova, Russia, 3,961

10. (10) Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, 3,830


80. (72) Chanelle Scheepers, South Africa, 765

Read more on:    wta tour  |  serena williams  |  tennis


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
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
Live Video Streaming
  • SS3
    Fri, 01 Aug 2014 @04:00
  • SS4
    Fri, 01 Aug 2014 @05:00
  • SS5
    Fri, 01 Aug 2014 @05:59
  • SS7
    Fri, 01 Aug 2014 @06:00
Video Highlights
Sport Talk


Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

Featured Blog

Dave ask if you would like to meet your local sports heroes and stand the chance to win prizes to the value of over R40 000.

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

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

Blogs Yes your opinion counts. Get it out there

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

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

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

iPhone Latest Sport24 news on your iPhone

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

TV schedule Plan your couch time with our searchable sport TV guide

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

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