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Sport: CLASSIFICATION ATP: Nadal returns in the top 5, Rinderknech arrives in the top 50

Russia can thank Medvedev

 Russia can thank Medvedev © provided by Sports.co.uk Tennis - ATP Cup: Russia and Great Britain have an appointment in semi-finals The two semi-finals of ATP Cup are now known. In the aftermath of the qualification of Spain and Poland, which will be opposed Friday in the first of the two duels, Russia and Great Britain have in turn hoisted in the last square.

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a week before the shot To send the Australian Open, these are two ATP 250 tournaments that were on the menu, and therefore did not cause big upheaval to the ranking. Two changes are still to report in the top 10, still largely led by Novak Djokovic (who will lose the next 2000 points of his victory at the Australian Open 2020) even if we do not know when we see again on a short. without playing, Rafael Nadal climbs the 6th to the 5th World Place at the detriment of Andrey Rubev, who lost the points of his victory in Adelaide in 2020. Idem for Jannik Sinner, who wins a place to meet 10th, At the expense of Hubert Hurkacz, who loses the points of his victory in Delray Beach last year. The great progress of the week are to put on the two winners of tournaments: Aslan Karatsev, now 15th (+5 places), equaling the best ranking of his career, after his success in Sydney, and Thanasi Kokkinkis, who wins 42 places to meet 103rd, after his victory in Adelaide.

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The jump of Rinderknech and moutet

French side, they are now new in the top 100, thanks to the return of Corentin Moutet (100, +15 places) this Monday. Gaël Monfils loses a place following the ascent of Karatsev but remains the best tricolor, with a 19th place. Il Ugo Humbert ahead who lost nine places by losing the points of his victory at Auckland 2020 and finds itself 40th. The third best French is now Arthur Rinderknech, who won the best ranking of his career at 26, being 48th after having played the first finale of his career in Adelaide.

ATP ranking from Monday 17 January 2022

1- Novak Djokovic (SER) 11 015 Points

2- Daniil Medvedev (RUS) 8 935

3- Alexander Zverev (ALL) 7 970

4- Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) 6 540

5- Rafael Nadal (ESP) 4 875 (+1)


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  Tennis-Nadal happy to be back competing again after setbacks Tennis-Nadal happy to be back competing again after setbacksMELBOURNE (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal said on Saturday he is delighted to be free of injury and illness and is excited about competing at the Australian Open where he will bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title.

6- Andrey roblev (rus) 4 785 (-1)

7- Matteo Berrettini (ITA) 4 568

8- Casper Ruud (NOR) 4 155

9- Felix Auger-Aliasime (CAN) 3 608

10- Jannik Sinner (ITA) 3 390 (+1)

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19- Gaël Monfils (FRA) 2 373 (-1)

40- Ugo Humbert (FRA) 1 318 (-9)

48- Arthur Rinderknech (FRA) 1 178 (+10)

56 - Benoît Pair (FRA) 1 075 (-9)

63- Benjamin Bonzi (FRA) 979 (+2)

67- Hugo Gaston (FRA) 919

69- Adrian Mannarino (FRA) 879 (+1 )

81- Richard Gasquet (FRA) 807 (+4)

100- Corentin Mouet (FRA) 737 (+15)

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Zverev wants to bounce back to Montpellier .
© Provided by Sports.co.uk Tennis - ATP - Montpellier: Zverev replaces Auger-Aliasime! The organizers of the South Open of France quickly rebounded. After learning Wednesday the Felix Auger-Aliasime package, the world's n ° 9, beaten in five sets by Daniil Medvedev in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open after led two sets to zero, and who had to be the head. Series # 1 of the Montpellier tournament, they granted a Wild-Card to an even better ranked player.

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