You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

American teenager Anisimova closes on WTA top 50

AFP  |  Paris 

American teenager Anisimova moved to the brink of breaking into the world's top 50 on Monday after claiming her maiden WTA title in at the weekend.

The 17-year-old is the youngest in the top 100, having climbed the rankings this year following her run to the last 16 in January.

Reigning US and champion retains her slim lead over former no. 1 at the summit.

WTA top 20:

1. (JPN) 5,967 pts


2. (ROM) 5,782

3. (CZE) 5,645

4. (CZE) 5,580

5. (GER) 5,220

6. (UKR) 5,020

7. Kiki Bertens (NED) 4,640

8. (USA) 4,386

9. (AUS) 4,275

10. Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) 3,520

11. (USA) 3,461

12. (DEN) 3,421

13. Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 3,145

14. Madison Keys (USA) 3,011

15. Anett Kontaveit (EST) 2,845

16. (CHN) 2,812

17. (GER) 2,630 (+1)

18. (BEL) 2,580 (-1)

19. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 2,525

20. (SUI) 2,515

Selected:

23. (CAN) 1,979

28. (RUS) 1,706

49. (USA) 1,115

54. Anisimova (USA) 1,048 (+22).

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, April 15 2019. 18:30 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU