The surprises seen in the women’s leg of the US Open brought huge jumps in the WTA rankings on Monday, of course.
Emma Raducanu (150th) and Leylah Fernández (73rd) fully immersed themselves in the world of tennis after what they did at the recent US Open: starring in the youngest Grand Slam final of the century (won by the British 6- 4 and 6-3).
In this way, with the enormous amount of points that they reaped in the prestigious American contest, both tennis players achieved an important rise in the world rankings: Emma, brand new champion, rose 127 positions and is already N ° 23 on the planet.
Leylah, for his part, after the blow he suffered in the final at Flushing Meadows rose 45 spots and will go from being No. 73 WTA to No. 28. The 18 and 19-year-old players, respectively, are here to stay and are called to be two of the main attractions that the circuit will have from now on.
On the other hand, Argentina Nadia podoroska is still the best Latin American: it is N ° 39 (-2) while Maria Camila Serrano now it is N ° 71 (+9).
The australian Ashleigh barty remains at the top of the list, with Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka continuing in second place. In the meantime Naomi osaka It fell two places and is now No. 5.