Source Pravda.Ru

Two Russians make it into ATP list of ten best tennis players

Two Russians made it into the first version list of the 10 best tennis players compiled by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).

Austrian Stephan Koubek became the leader in the championship race having won the tournament in Qatar and delivered 50 points into his "moneybox".

The second place is occupied by Nikolai Davydenko, winner of the tournament in Adelaide (Australia). He scored 35 points. American Dan-Miguel Gambella and Paradorn Shrichaphan form Thailand celebrated their victories at tennis tournaments played at the end of the last week and scored the same number of points.

Further down the list of the ATP 10 best tennis players a tight group of sportsmen is present. Belgian Kristof Vliegen with 25 points occupies the fifth position, Slovak Karol Kucera got one point less. Two players with 22 points each take the seventh place: Russian Mikhail Youzhny and Moroccan Yunes El Aynaoui. At the end of the list of ten best players are Argentinean Juan-Ignacio Chela and Richard Krajicek from Holland (15 points each).

On Monday, January 6 the best tennis players of the world will join the struggle for the top place in the rating list. Marat Safin, Roger Federer and others will play at the "Adidas International" tournament.

Comments
Russians lose faith in their future, get ready for worse
Capital outflow from Russia sets new records
Malaysia complains of faulty Russian Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets
Putin dislikes the idea of US army bases coming to Kuril Islands
Men's presence in maternity wards during childbirth considered shameful in Russia
Macron challenges Trump. French independence and croissants at stake
Russia’s sanctions against Ukraine send message to Washington
Russia sells arms to Asia to maintain peace in the world
The Amazon and the New Conquistadores
Putin's three days in Singapore mark Russia's major geopolitical changes since 2000
Castro sued over alleged torture
Macron challenges Trump. French independence and croissants at stake
Castro sued over alleged torture
Malaysia complains of faulty Russian Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets
Castro sued over alleged torture
Castro sued over alleged torture
Putin dislikes the idea of US army bases coming to Kuril Islands
Castro sued over alleged torture
Putin's three days in Singapore mark Russia's major geopolitical changes since 2000
Putin's three days in Singapore mark Russia's major geopolitical changes since 2000
Russians lose faith in their future, get ready for worse