WTA ranking: Iga Swiatek enters the top 20, Barty still sovereign

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Iga Swiatek, who won Roland Garros on Saturday, enters the top 20 (17th, +37) of the WTA ranking on Monday. She has not lost a single set during the Parisian fortnight, something to dream of for the rest of her career. The Top 3 remains unchanged, with the Australian Ashleigh Barty still in the lead and who had chosen not to play Roland-Garros for fear of the Covid-19, followed by the Romanian Simona Halep, swept by Swiatek in the round of 16 of the Paris tournament , and the Japanese Naomi Osaka, who had to withdraw from the French stage due to a persistent injury to a thigh.

The American Sofia Kenin, beaten Sunday at Roland Garros for her second Grand Slam final of the year – and of her career -, meanwhile grabbed two places (4th). As for the Czech Petra Kvitova, thanks to her accession to the semi-finals of Roland Garros, for the second time in her career eight years after the first in 2012, she has gained three places (8th).

WTA ranking published on Monday:

1. Ashleigh Barty (AUS) 8717 pts

2. Simona Halep (ROU) 7255

3. Naomi Osaka (JPN) 5780

4. Sofia Kenin (USA) 5760 (+2)

5. Elina Svitolina (UKR) 5260

6. Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 5205 (-2)

7. Bianca Andreescu (CAN) 4555

8. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 4516 (+3)

9. Kiki Bertens (NED) 4505 (-1)

10. Serena Williams (USA) 4080 (-1)

11. Belinda Bencic (SUI) 4010 (-1)

12. Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) 3675

13. Johanna Konta (GBR) 3152

14. Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 3122

15. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 3016

16. Madison Keys (USA) 2962

17. Iga Swiatek (POL) 2960 (+37)

18. Petra Martic (CRO) 2850 (-1)

19. Elena Rybakina (KAZ) 2696 (-1)

20. Marketa Vondrousova (CZE) 2538 (-1)

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