Polin Swiatek becomes the new number one
The German TennisProfi Oscar Otte has left at the tournament in Miami in the second round. The World Rank Lists-74. From Cologne lost on Friday (local time) 6: 7 (9:11), 1: 6 against the French Gael Monfil. The 35-year-old former top ten player sat down after a good one and a half hours of playing time against the Cologne.
This is Alexander Zverev Last German participant in Florida. The world ranking crystal gained 6: 4, 3: 6, 6: 3 against the Croat Borna Coric. Nearest counterparty for the Olympic champion from Hamburg is the American Mackenzie McDonald, which he could only recently conquer the tournament in Montpellier.
The ladies won the Polin Iga Swiatek in the second round 6: 2, 6: 0 against Viktorija Golubic from Switzerland and thus after the tournament from 4 April the new number one in the world ranking. The Australian Ashleigh Barty, which has been up to the top, had surprisingly finished her career this week, her name will no longer appear in the ranking on her request.
I had never really expected that that can happen. That makes it even surreal for me.
Thus, Swiarkek returns, which will be the first world ranking of her country from early April: “I had never really expected that that can happen. That makes it even surreal for me,” said the 20-year-old, the 2020 with the surprising Profit of the French Open was pushed into the world lit.