Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently


Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently

Tennis players put a lot of focus on their ranking improvement and to be constantly a part of the top 5. These rankings are a testimony to the player’s performance through the season. They also pave the way to become world number 1, which all the great players dream about. Better rankings ensure better draw in important events like Grand Slams and Masters 1000s. Here are the 5 highest ranked male tennis players at present. 

Novak Djokovic: One Of The Best Male Tennis Players

Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently
Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently

The Serbian superstar tops the ranking among male tennis players at the moment. Djokovic who won the Australian Open in February 2020 replaced his longtime rival Rafael Nadal at the world number 1 rankings. The 17 time Grand Slam champion became world number 1 for the first time in 2011. Since then he has already had 282 weeks at the top of male tennis players’ singles rankings. He looks to displace Roger Federer as the player with most weeks as the world number 1 player. 

Male Tennis Players: Rafael Nadal

Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently

Rafa stands at world number 2 in the current championship rankings. The Spaniard was at the top as the season began. However, after failing to defend his points at the Australian Open, he was relegated to the 2nd position. Nadal has also been world number 1 for 209 weeks since 2008 when he first time rose to the top of the rankings. He will be eager to bounce back to the top once the regular season starts after the Coronavirus induced tour suspension. 

Dominic Thiem

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The 27 years old Austrian rose to world number 3 in February this year. This was due to the points he gained from the Australian Open and also Roger Federer’s loss of points and slip to number 4. This is the career-best ranking for Thiem who now hopes to win a Grand Slam and also become world number 1. He is one of the best young champion currently on the tour. Since 2019 Thiem has also improved his hard-court game many notches up. 

Roger Federer

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Currently ranked as world number 4, the Swiss sensation still remains one of the best male tennis players on the tour. He surgery and consequent opting out of some tournaments after the Australian Open cost Federer some valuable points. This made him slip from number 3 to number 4 in the ATP rankings. Federer has been at the top of male tennis players’ rankings for 310 weeks. The Swiss champion will be eager to get to world number 1 one more time before he retires from the game. 

Daniil Medvedev

Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently
Top 5 Male Tennis Players Presently

The Russian star player is ranked at world number 5 in the current ATP singles circuit. Medvedev had a dream run in 2019 US hard court swing. This powered him to world number 4.  The start of 2020 was however not much fruitful to the talented Russian.  With him powerful baseline game, Medvedev is one of the brightest among young male tennis players currently on the tour. The Russian has the game and the grit to lift Grand Slam trophies in the coming years. He is expected to be one of the dominant players on the tour.

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