WTA Tour

Serena retains rankings lead

2013-07-22 13:24
Serena Williams (AFP)

Berlin - Bastad tournament winner Serena Williams of the United States retained her commanding lead atop the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA on Monday.

Williams has collected 11 705 points, leading Russian Maria Sharapova (9 235 points) and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus (8 825).

After jumping eight spots thanks to her Wimbledon victory, Marion Bartoli of France dropped one spot to eighth with 4 365 points, behind Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic with 4 435 points.

WTA Top 10:

1. Serena Williams (USA) 11 705 points
2. Maria Sharapova (RUS) 9 235
3. Victoria Azarenka (BEL) 8 825
4. Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 5 965
5. Li Na (CHN) 5 555
6. Sara Errani (ITA) 5 100
7. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 4 435
8. Marion Bartoli (FRA) 4 365
9. Angelique Kerber (GER) 3 970
10. Caroline Wozniacki  (DEN) 3 660

Read more on:    wta tour  |  serena williams  |  tennis
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

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
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

With the Absa Premiership nearing its conclusion, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Bidvest Wits hold them off? A bridge too far for new boys Cape Town City FC? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

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