Maria Sakkari rose to the 50th place of the WTA Rankings, with 1.119 points confirming the impressive appearances of the past few months.
We remind that Sakkari was at the 80th place and her impressive 30-places jump, is due to her progress to the semi-finals at the ”Wuhan Open” tournament in China.
The 22-year-old Greek tennis player lost against the top Caroline Garcia, no. 15 in the world, with 6-3, 6-2 sets in the semifinals, however, she managed to enter in the top 50 of the world. On the contrary, Valentina Grammatikopoulou, dropped two places in the world’s No. 208, with 260 points. The Spanish, Garbine Muguruza remained at the top of the rankings, while Simona Halep remains in the second place.
The top ten is as follows:
Garbine Muguruza from Spain 6.245 points
Simona Halep from Romania 5.645 points
Elina Svitolina from Ukraine 5.640 points
Karolina Pliskova from Czech Republic 5.605 points
Venus Williams from Usa 4.652 points
Caroline Wozniacki from Denmark 4.640 points
Johanna Konta from Great Britain 4.435 points
Jelena Ostapenko from Latvia 4.130 points
Svetlana Kuznetsova from Russia 4.115 points
Dominika Cibulkova fromSlovakia 3.330 points