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September 23rd, 2013

This Is Novak Djokovic’s 100th Week Ranked As The No. 1 Player [Chart]

Novak Djokovic is spending his 100th week at No. 1.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:49 am in Charts, No. 1 ranking | 79 Comments »

April 22nd, 2013

Roger Federer Falls Out Of Top 8 In 2013 Rankings

Roger Federer has slid out of the Top 8 in the 2013 ATP London race rankings.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:58 am in ATP Finals, No. 1 ranking | 40 Comments »

February 17th, 2013

Serena Williams Set To Become WTA’s Oldest No. 1

Despite the loss in the Doha final to Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams will return to the No. 1 ranking tomorrow.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:48 pm in No. 1 ranking | 7 Comments »

August 13th, 2012

Novak Djokovic Moves Ahead Of Roger Federer In 2012 ATP Rankings

Novak Djokovic moved back ahead of Roger Federer in terms of 2012 ranking points.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:40 am in Cincinnati, No. 1 ranking | 35 Comments »

July 16th, 2012

Roger Federer Eclipses Pete Sampras For Total Weeks Ranked At No. 1 [Video]

Roger Federer beats Pete for the total weeks at No. 1 record.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 am in No. 1 ranking, Videos | 209 Comments »

July 10th, 2012

Scheduling Smarts Help Federer Return To No. 1, Leaving Djokovic, Nadal Scratching Their Heads

Roger Federer has proven again that smart scheduling pays off big time.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:52 am in No. 1 ranking, Wimbledon | 427 Comments »

June 18th, 2012

Federer, Nadal Can Overtake Djokovic For The No. 1 Ranking At Wimbledon

It’s a three-way race for the No. 1 ranking at Wimbledon with Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal all bidding to the top spot.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 pm in No. 1 ranking, Wimbledon | 123 Comments »

May 30th, 2012

Victoria Azarenka: “Being No. 1 Is A Difficult Job”

Victoria Azarenka talks about the pressure that comes with the No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:12 am in French Open, No. 1 ranking | 2 Comments »

April 2nd, 2012

Miami Title Moves Djokovic Past Federer For Lead In 2012 Rankings; French Open Top Seed Still TBD

Novak Djokovic is back on top of the 2012-only ATP point rankings.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:46 pm in 2012 Season, Clay Season, No. 1 ranking | 113 Comments »

March 18th, 2012

Roger Federer Is Now No. 1 In ATP Rankings For 2012 Points

Roger Federer now sits atop the 2012 points only ATP Rankings leaderboard.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:50 pm in No. 1 ranking | 47 Comments »

January 8th, 2012

By Winning Sydney Petra Kvitova Will Be No. 1 On The WTA Rankings

Petra Kvitova and Caroline Wozniacki are set for a No. 1 battle this week in Sydney.

Posted by Staff @ 2:38 pm in 2012 Season, No. 1 ranking, Sydney | 6 Comments »

December 15th, 2011

Roger Federer Returning To No. 1? Tim Henman Thinks So

Tim Henman thinks Roger Federer can return to No. 1?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:14 pm in No. 1 ranking | 110 Comments »

July 27th, 2011

Who’ll be the Next NEW No. 1 in Men’s Tennis?

Sean Randall opines on who’ll follow the Djokovic/Federer/Nadal triopoly at the top of the ATP tennis rankings.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:41 pm in No. 1 ranking | 98 Comments »

July 1st, 2011

Novak Djokovic Becomes New No. 1 in Tennis After Reaching Wimbledon Final

Novak Djokovic makes history becoming the 25th player to achieve the No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Staff @ 11:18 am in No. 1 ranking, Wimbledon | 237 Comments »

May 9th, 2011

Djokovic Holds Slim Chance to Overtake Nadal for No. 1 Ranking at Rome, Will He Even Play?

Could Novak Djokovic be the top seed at the French Open?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:38 am in 2011 Season, No. 1 ranking, Rome | 68 Comments »