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Ranking movers: Kyrgios returns to world’s top 40

Australian Nick Kyrgios is back inside the world’s top 40 in the latest ATP Tour singles rankings.

Australia, 27 June 2022 | Leigh Rogers

Men’s singles

Nick Kyrgios has returned to the world’s top 40 in the latest ATP Tour men’s singles rankings.

The 27-year-old has halved his ranking in the past month, boosted by strong performances during the grass-court season. Kyrgios rises five places this week to world No.40, his highest ranking since August 2020.

Thanasi Kokkinakis is also on the rise, improving three places to world No.79. This is the first time since January 2016 that the 26-year-old has been ranked inside the world’s top 80.

> READ: Kokkinakis excited for Wimbledon return

Chris O’Connell is also celebrating a new career-high ranking of No.108 this week.

AUSSIE TOP 10

Player
Rank
Move

Alex de Minaur
No.27
-3

Nick Kyrgios
No.40
+5

James Duckworth
No.74
+3

Jordan Thompson
No.76
-8

Thanasi Kokkinakis
No.79
+3

Alexei Popyrin
No.83
0

John Millman
No.85
+1

Jason Kubler
No.99
-1

Chris O’Connell
No.108
+1

Aleksandar Vukic
No.131
+3

Women’s singles

Jaimee Fourlis makes her top 150 debut in the latest WTA Tour women’s singles rankings, with the 22-year-old rising three spots to world No.150.

After a successful Wimbledon qualifying campaign, Fourlis has now won 15 of her past 16 matches.

Ajla Tomljanovic remains the top-ranked Australian at world No.44, up one spot from the previous week.

AUSSIE TOP 10

Player
Rank
Move

Ajla Tomljanovic
No.44
+1

Daria Saville
No.98
-2

Maddison Inglis
No.129
0

Astra Sharma
No.136
0

Jaimee Fourlis
No.150
+3

Olivia Gadecki
No.178
+3

Priscilla Hon
No.188
+4

Lizette Cabrera
No.192
+3

Seone Mendez
No.200
+3

Arina Rodionova
No.203
+4

Men’s doubles

Following a runner-up finish at Eastbourne last week, Luke Saville rises nine places to world No.63 in the latest ATP Tour doubles rankings.

While Matt Ebden improves four spots to world No.31 after a semifinal run at Mallorca.

Akira Santillan rises 28 places to world No.295 after claiming his fifth ITF title of the season. The 25-year-old won his latest title alongside fellow Aussie James Frawley in Spain.

Frawley takes biggest mover of the week honours, jumping up 96 spots to world No.582.

AUSSIE TOP 10

Player
Rank
Move

John Peers
No.16
0

Thanasi Kokkinakis
No.27
0

Nick Kyrgios
No.29
0

Matthew Ebden
No.31
+4

Max Purcell
No.34
0

Luke Saville
No.63
+9

John-Patrick Smith
No.99
0

Alex de Minaur
No.158
-1

Jordan Thompson
No.167
-6

Matt Reid
No.172
+1

Women’s doubles

Sam Stosur remains the top-ranked Australian at world No.11 in the latest WTA doubles rankings, just ahead of Storm Sanders at world No.12.

AUSSIE TOP 10

Player
Rank
Move

Sam Stosur
No.11
0

Storm Sanders
No.12
0

Ellen Perez
No.46
-2

Astra Sharma
No.101
-2

Arina Rodionova
No.115
+2

Ajla Tomljanovic
No.128
+1

Olivia Tjandramulia
No.148
-3

Lizette Cabrera
No.204
+1

Jaimee Fourlis
No.259
+2

Alana Parnaby
No.277
+2

> READ: Wimbledon doubles draws revealed

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