Sports: Djokovic remains n ° 1, Alcaraz at the doors of the top 10

Naomi Osaka reveals she began going to therapy after Indian Wells heckler

  Naomi Osaka reveals she began going to therapy after Indian Wells heckler Naomi Osaka spoke about the Indian Wells heckler incident for the first time, revealing that she began seeing a therapist. © Andy Abeyta/The Desert Sun Naomi Osaka of Japan addresses the crowd about being heckled during her match against Veronika Kudermetova of Russia during round two of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif., Saturday, March 12, 2022. Osaka told reporters after her 6-3, 6-4 first-round win over Astra Sharma that on the advice of her sister and coach, she decided to look into therapy for the stresses that come with being a professional athlete.

Tennis – Classement ATP : Djokovic reste n°1 pour 10 points, Zverev sur le podium, Alcaraz aux portes du Top 10 © provided by Tennis - Ranking ATP: Djokovic remains n ° 1 for 10 points, Zverev on the podium, Alcaraz at the doors of the top 10

Both The first 1000 masters of the season took place without him, but Novak Djokovic assured the essential: he remains n ° 1 worldwide. Its rival Daniil Medvedev did not refuel in the United States, far from it (seizen of finals in Indian Wells, Quarters in Miami), and the Serbian remains on the throne with 10 points ahead of Russian. MEDVEDEV will be absent one or two months because of a disc herniation, but it has only 790 points to defend to the end of Roland Garros, while Djokovic has 3 530. The global n ° 2 could therefore Pass ahead without playing in case of counter-performance of N ° 1. On the third step of the podium, we find Alexander Zverev, a quarter of finalist in Miami, who passes in front of Rafael Nadal, absent between four and six weeks due to a crazy coast. The other change in the top 10 concerns Casper Ruud, finalist in Miami and therefore exceeds Andrey Rubev to take the 7th place and get the best ranking of his career. Best ranking Also for Cameron Norrie, 10th, which benefits from the loss of Hubert Hurkacz points, holding from Miami and eliminated in the semifinal this year. The British's 29 Points Carlos Alcaraz, winner of his first 1000 masters, which climbs five places to meet 11th, a month to celebrate his 19s. And its progression is probably far from over!

Tennis - ATP - Miami: Gaston eliminated by Norrie in the third round

 Tennis - ATP - Miami: Gaston eliminated by Norrie in the third round © Panoramic Gaston 250322 Hugo Gaston leaves Miami Masters 1000 from the third round after his defeat in two sleeves facing the number 10 Cameron Norrie . The course of Hugo Gaston in Miami is already finished. Remaining on a success against John Isner, headboard number 20 of the Floridian Masters 1000, the tricolor lost face to Cameron Norrie, tenth in the hierarchy. Yet everything had started well with the break from the first game but the British's reaction was immediate and very clear.

Best career ranking for Gaston

on the French side, the Floridian Fifteen was not exceptional, far from it. Gaël Monfils, beaten in the seizenish while he had a good painting, still wins two places to meet 22e. And he has only 332 points to defend by the end of Roland Garros. Hugo Gaston, who broke John Isner in Miami, wins five places to occupy the 63rd world rank, the best of his career at age 21. The other six blue top 100 lost places or stagnated.

Tennis / Classification ATP

Ranking Monday April 4th 2022

1- Novak Djokovic (SER) 8 420 Points

2- Daniil Medvedev (RUS) 8 410

3- Alexander Zverev (ALL) 7 195 (+1)

4- Rafael Nadal (ESP) 7 115 (-1)

5- Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 5 980

6- Matteo Berittini (ITA) 4 945

7- Casper Ruud (NOR) 4 380 (+1 )

8- Andrey Rubev (Rus) 4 375 (-1)

9- Felix Auger-Aliasime (CAN) 3 625

10- Cameron Norrie (GBR) 3 440 (+2)


22 - Gael Monfils (FRA) 1 768 (+2)

47- Ugo Humbert (FRA) 1 078 (-2)

49- Benoît Pair (FRA) 1 027

58- Arthur Rinderknech (FRA) 948

61- Benjamin Bonzi (FRA) 905 (-2)

63- Hugo Gaston (FRA) 897 (+5)

68- Adrian Mannarino (FRA) 869 (-7)

86- Richard Gasquet (FRA) 764 (-5)


Djokovic loses clay-court opener at Monte Carlo Masters .
MONACO (AP) — Novak Djokovic opened his clay-court season with a surprising loss to Alejandro Davidovich Fokina at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday. Davidovich Fokina stunned the top-ranked Serb 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-1 in the second round to hand Djokovic another setback as he tries to move on from the controversy surrounding his refusal to get vaccinated against COVID-19. It makes for rare back-to-back losses for Djokovic, who had not played since being eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Dubai Tennis Championships in Febrary — his only previous tournament this year after he was barred from playing at the Australian Open.

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