Paris – Roger Federer jumped four places to sixth in the latest ATP rankings released Monday, leapfrogging rival Rafael Nadal following his Indian Wells Masters triumph. Federer eliminated Nadal in the fourth round on his way to his fifth India Wells title, beating fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka in the final.
Andy Murray holds on to number one slot despite his second-round exit from India Wells while Novak Djokovic, also an early victim at India Wells, retains number two spot ahead of third placed Wawrinka.
ATP rankings released Monday:
1.Andy Murray (GBR) 12,005 pts 2.Novak Djokovic (SRB) 8,915 3.Stan Wawrinka (SUI) 5,705 4.Kei Nishikori (JPN) 4,730 5.Milos Raonic (CAN) 4,480 6.Roger Federer (SUI) 4,305 7.Rafael Nadal (ESP) 4,145 8.Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3,465 9.Marin Cilic (CRO) 3,420 10. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 3,310 11. Gaël Monfils (FRA) 3,190 12. David Goffin (BEL) 2,975 13. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 2,960 14. Tomas Berdych (CZE) 2,790 15. Lucas Pouille (FRA) 2,456 16. Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 2,425 17. Jack Sock (USA) 2,375 18. Roberto Bautista (ESP) 2,190 19. Pablo Carreno Busta (ESP) 2,025 20. Alexander Zverev (GER) 1,850