Djokovic continues to lead ATP rankings

The Serbian held on to his No. 1 place in the ATP men’s singles rankings released on Monday after winning the Shanghai Masters, extending his current winning record to 17 consecutive matches.

Novak Djokovic continues to rule the ATP rankings.   -  AP

Novak Djokovic held on to his No. 1 place in the ATP men’s singles rankings released on Monday after winning the Shanghai Masters, extending his current winning record to 17 consecutive matches. The Shanghai Masters is Djokovic’s ninth title this year and the 57th of his career. Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, who entered the top-10, lost 6-2, 6-4 to Djokovic in the final.

Spaniards Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer are seventh and eighth, with Swiss maestro, Roger Federer, occupying the third spot. Britain’s Andy Murray is ranked No. 2 in the world with 8,750 points,

The top-10 rankings:

1. Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 16,785 points

2. Andy Murray (Scotland) 8,750

3. Roger Federer (Switzerland) 8,430

4. Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland) 6,630

5. Tomas Berdych (Czech) 4,840

6. Kei Nishikori (Japan) 4,705

7. Rafael Nadal (Spain) 4,330

8. David Ferrer (Spain) 3,805

9. Milos Raonic (Canada) 2,820

10. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) 2,590.