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WTA rankings: Swiatek still number 1, Garcia out of top 20

The new WTA rankings published Monday February 19 is still dominated by the Polish woman.

After his third title in three years – Doha, the Polish Iga Swiatek widens the gap at the top of the WTA ranking. won 7-6(8), 6-2 against Elena Rybakina, still number 4 in this ranking to glean her 18th career title, in only 22 finals. The Pole takes more than 500 points over Aryna Sabalenka who did not play.

Note the return to the top 10 of the Latvian Jelena Ostapenko who had not been in the top 10 since 2018 while Maria Sakkari has her side left the Top 10 for the first time since 2021. of the French, Caroline Garcia is still 21st despiteé her many setbacks, Clara Burel is as for herself; she is 47th while Varvara Gracheva is 49th.

What is the WTA ranking?

Iga Swiatek is world number 1. The Pole is ahead of Sabalenka, Gauff and Pegula. The ranking: 

The breed ranking will be updated accordingly. day à each end of the tournament. Winner of the Australian Open, Aryna Sabalenka is the leader.

Unlike the WTA "classic" updated each week taking into account the points won over the previous 52 weeks, the WTA Race ranking only takes into account the points won over the previous 52 weeks. eacute;s during the current season and gradually accumulates the eighteen best results.

Informatisé &agrav; From 1973, the WTA ranking is updated. every Monday, except during Grand Slam tournaments since November 3, 1975. The WTA ranking which follows the principles and rules decreed by the WTA , is cumulative over a period of 52 weeks, that is to say determined by the quantity of tournaments played during the 52 weeks as well as the best results obtained over this period and set at &agrav; sixteen tournaments to determine the WTA ranking of a singles player.

This ranking includes the points obtained during the four Grand Slam tournaments, the points won during the Premier Mandatory category tournaments, and those of the two best players Results among tournaments in the First 5 category for players in the top 20 and points obtained at the Masters (tournament where the eight best players of the current season clash).

Teilor Stone

By Teilor Stone

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