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Tsitsipas breaks into top 20 after Toronto epic

2018-08-13 12:12
Stefanos Tsitsipas
Stefanos Tsitsipas (AP)

Paris - Greek 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas broke into the world top 20 on Monday following his giant-killing run at the Toronto Masters.

The beaten finalist, who lost out to world No 1 Rafael Nadal on Sunday, vaulted into 15th place a day after his 20th birthday.

Tsitsipas, ranked 159th in the world one year ago, reached the final after eliminating four seeds along the way - Dominic Thiem, Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and Kevin Anderson.

Latest ATP world rankings:

1. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 10 220

2. Roger Federer (SUI) 6 480

3. Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG) 5 410

4. Alexander Zverev (GER) 4 845

5. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 4 700

6. Kevin Anderson (RSA) 4 535

7. Marin Cilic (CRO) 4 085

8. Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3 665

9. John Isner (USA) 3 570

10. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 3 445

11. David Goffin (BEL) 3 085

12. Diego Schwartzman (ARG) 2 380

13. Pablo Carreo (ESP) 2 290

14. Fabio Fognini (ITA) 2 145

15. Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 2 089

16. Kyle Edmund (GBR) 1 950

17. Lucas Pouille (FRA) 1 870

18. Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 1 855

19. Roberto Bautista (ESP) 1 820

20. Jack Sock (USA) 1 815


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