ATP Tour

Vorster, Scholtz climb rankings

2014-09-22 14:41
Tennis (File)

Johannesburg - South African men's tennis players Tucker Vorster and Nik Scholtz shot up the latest ATP World Tour singles rankings, released on Monday.

Vorster moved from 540th to 480th spot on the rankings after he made it to the round of 16 at the Izmir Cup Turkey Challenger last week.

Scholtz claimed the ITF Turkey F31 title with a victory over number-two seed Remi Boutillier of France to climb 73 places from a 563rd ranking.

South Africa's top tennis player, Kevin Anderson, remained in the top-20 on the world rankings with his 19th place.

Read more on:    tennis

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy 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
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Sport Talk


Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

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

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? 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.