Tennis. WTA: Iga Swiatek retains lead, Martic and Pera link, Pegula progresses. sport

Iga Swiatek still crushes the WTA ranking of her domination: the Pole occupies the rank of world number 1 on Monday July 18, with almost twice as many points as her runner-up, the Estonian Anett Kontaveit (8,336 pts against 4,326).

Martic and Pera gain 30 and 49 places

The Top 10 only undergoes changes in homeopathic doses, with in particular the American Jessica Pegula who goes up a notch, from 8e at the 7e place, the best ranking of his career.

The big changes come later, with the Croatian Petra Martic who, thanks to her title in Lausanne, jumps 30 places and finds herself 55e world, and the American Bernarda Pera who, winner of the Budapest tournament, won 49 places and entered the Top 100 (81e).

Alizé Cornet, the French number 1, nibbles a place (from 38e at 37e). Diane Parry loses nine and goes from number 3 to number 4 tricolor (86e).

The WTA ranking as of July 18

1. Iga Swiatek (POL) 8336 pts

2. Anett Kontaveit (EST) 4326

3. Maria Sakkari (GRE) 4190

4. Paula Badosa (ESP) 4030

5. Ons Jabeur (TUN) 4010

6. Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) 3267

7. Jessica Pegula (USA) 3087 (+1)

8. Danielle Collins (USA) 3022 (-1)

9. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 2886

10. Emma Raducanu (GBR) 2717

11. Cori Gauff (USA) 2647

12. Daria Kasatkina (RUS) 2635

13. Belinda Bencic (SUI) 2635

14. Leylah Fernandez (CAN) 2588

15. Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 2477

16. Simona Halep (ROM) 2415

17. Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) 2302 (+1)

18. Veronika Kudermetova (RUS) 2090 (+1)

19. Barbora Krejcikova (CZE) 2074 (-2)

20. Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 2016

55. Petra Martic (CRO) 1025 (+30)

37. Alizé Cornet (FRA) 1242 (+1)

48. Caroline Garcia (FRA) 1125

77. Oceane Dodin (FRA) 788 (+1)

81. Bernarda Pera (USA) 758 (+49)

86. Diane Parry (FRA) 737 (-9)

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