Tennis: Cilic Returns To Top 10 After Cincinnati

Tennis: Cilic returns to top 10 after Cincinnati

PARIS, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 20th August, 2016) - Croatia's Marin Cilic moved back into the top 10 of the ATP world rankings on Monday, thanks to his victory over Andy Murray in the Cincinnati Masters final. Former US Open winner Cilic ended Briton Murray's 22-match winning streak with a straight-sets win on Sunday and jumped up five places in the rankings to ninth. Two-time major champion Stan Wawrinka moved above his injured fellow Swiss Roger Federer to become the new world number three.

Serbian Novak Djokovic still holds a massive lead at the top of the rankings, despite not playing in the US last week. ATP top 20 1. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 14,840 pts 2. Andy Murray (GBR) 9,305 3. Stan Wawrinka (SUI) 4,980 (+1) 4. Roger Federer (SUI) 4,945 (-1) 5. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 4,850 6. Milos Raonic (CAN) 4,805 7.

Kei Nishikori (JPN) 4,165 8. Tomas Berdych (CZE) 3,570 9. Marin Cilic (CRO) 3,515 (+5) 10. Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3,205 (-1) 11. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 2,895 (-1) 12. Gael Monfils (FRA) 2,835 (-1) 13. David Ferrer (ESP) 2,660 (-1) 14. David Goffin (BEL) 2,565 (-1) 15. Richard Gasquet (FRA) 2,185 16. Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 2,060 17. Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) 1,980 18. Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 1,840 19. Bernard Tomic (AUS) 1,780 (+2) 20. Pablo Cuevas (URU) 1,745 (-1)