Djokovic back at number one

January 31, 2023 12:15 pm

[Source: TVNZ Sport]

Novak Djokovic’s Australian Open championship returned him to the number one spot this morning in the ATP rankings.

His four-place rise from number five to replace Carlos Alcaraz at number one is the largest jump to the top spot in the 50-year history of the computerized rankings for men’s tennis.

The 35-year-old says he nurtures and celebrates moments like returning to number one because one never knows when his time at the top will end.

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Aryna Sabalenka who won the women’s division moves her up from number five to a career-best-equaling number two in the WTA rankings.

[Source: TVNZ sport]