Federer Drops Out Of Top 10 As Norrie Climbs Rankings

Switzerland's Roger Federer serves the ball to Germany's Dominik Koepfer during their men's singles third round tennis match on Day 7 of The Roland Garros 2021 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on June 5, 2021. MARTIN BUREAU / AFP
File picture of Roger Federer. MARTIN BUREAU / AFP


Roger Federer dropped out of the highest 10 within the ATP rankings on Monday for the primary time in nearly 5 years, as newly-crowned Indian Wells champion Cameron Norrie jumped 11 spots.

Federer, 40, has not performed attributable to a proper knee harm since shedding within the Wimbledon quarter-finals to Hubert Hurkacz in July.

Poland’s Hurkacz climbed two locations to tenth after making the Indian Wells final eight final week, knocking Federer all the way down to eleventh.

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It is the primary time the 20-time Grand Slam champion has been ranked exterior the highest 10 since January 2017, when he went on to win the Australian Open following a knee harm.

Norrie, who beat Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili on Sunday to turn into the primary Briton to win the distinguished Indian Wells title, breaks into the highest 20 at world quantity 15.

His compatriot Andy Murray dramatically slid down the rankings, although, falling 51 locations to 172nd.

The former world primary, nonetheless on the comeback path after hip surgical procedure, misplaced to Alexander Zverev within the third spherical final week.


ATP high 20:

1. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 11,430 pts

2. Daniil Medvedev (RUS) 9,630

3. Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 7,995

4. Alexander Zverev (GER) 6,930

5. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 5,635 (+1)

6. Andrey Rublev (RUS) 5,560 (-1)

7. Matteo Berrettini (ITA) 4,858

8. Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3,815

9. Casper Ruud (NOR) 3,615 (+1)

10. Hubert Hurkacz (POL) 3,378 (+2)

11. Roger Federer (SUI) 3,285 (-2)

12. Felix Auger-Aliassime (CAN) 3,263 (-1)

13. Diego Schwartzman (ARG) 2,970 (+2)

14. Denis Shapovalov (CAN) 2,903 (-1)

15. Cameron Norrie (GBR) 2,895 (+11)

16. Jannik Sinner (ITA) 2,895 (-2)

17. Christian Garin (CHI) 2,510

18. Pablo Carreno Busta (ESP) 2,445 (-2)

19. Gaël Monfils (FRA) 2,383 (-1)

20. Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) 2,270 (-1)


172. Andy Murray (GBR) 411 (-51)

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Federer Drops Out Of Top 10 As Norrie Climbs Rankings

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