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ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic reclaims World No.1 spot, America’s Taylor Fritz enters top 15 | Tennis News

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Serbian tennis stalwart Novak Djokovic has wrested again his world No.1 spot on the ATP Rankings from Russia’s Daniil Medvedev who slipped to No. 2, at the same time as American Taylor Fritz is the top mover this week, climbing seven spots to a career-high No. 13 following his maiden Indian Wells title triumph on Sunday.

The 24-year-old Fritz jumped into the top-15 of the ATP Rankings for the primary time after he captured his maiden ATP Masters 1000 title on the BNP Paribas Open, defeating Spanish stalwart Rafael Nadal in the final. Fritz turned the primary American man to raise the trophy in Indian Wells since Andre Agassi in 2001. It is the second time he has triumphed after a tour-level occasion, following his victory in Eastbourne in 2019, based on atptour.com.

Nadal, the winner of a 21 Grand Slams, too moved up a spot after he made it to the title spherical at Indian Wells. The 35-year-old, who clinched the crown in Indian Wells in 2007, 2009 and 2013, earned hard-fought wins in opposition to Australian Nick Kyrgios and countryman Carlos Alcaraz to enhance to 20-1 this season.

Teenager Alcaraz too hit a profession excessive of No. 16 on the ATP Rankings, with the 18-year-old transferring up three sports activities. The Spaniard defeated top-20 stars Roberto Bautista Agut, Frenchman Gael Monfils and Great Britain`s Cameron Norrie in straight units in Indian Wells as he superior to the semifinals at a Masters 1000 match for the primary time.

The different notable movers this week are, No. 10 Hubert Hurkacz, (plus-1), No. 24 Gael Monfils (plus-4), No. 28 Alex de Minaur (plus-3) and No. 29 Grigor Dimitrov (plus-6).



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