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Ranking movers: Aussies rewarded for efforts at Australian Open 2024 | 29 January, 2024 | All News | News and Features | News and Events

Ranking movers: Aussies rewarded for efforts at Australian Open 2024 | 29 January, 2024 | All News | News and Features | News and Events

Melbourne, Australia, 29 January 2024 | Leigh Rogers

Menโ€™s singles

Jordan Thompson is verging on his career-high in the latestย ATP Tour menโ€™s singles rankings.

The 29-year-old improves three positions to world No.44, his highest ranking since July 2019. This is one shy of his career-high, also achieved in July 2019.

Dane Sweeny (up 24 spots to world No.233) and Omar Jasika (rising 50 places to world No.293) have been rewarded for their successful qualifying campaigns at the Australian Open.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Player Rank Move
Alex de Minaur No.11 -1
Max Purcell No.43 +2
Jordan Thompson No.44 +3
Alexei Popyrin No.45 -2
Chris Oโ€™Connell No.64 +4
Aleksandar Vukic No.69 -5
Rinky Hijikata No.74 -3
Thanasi Kokkinakis No.78 +2
James Duckworth No.98 -3
Jason Kubler No.123 -10
Womenโ€™s singles

Storm Hunter is the biggest mover in the latest WTA Tour womenโ€™s singles rankings.

The 29-year-old rises 51 spots to world No.129 after reaching the Australian Open third round as a qualifier.

Arina Rodionova is at a new career-high of world No.101, while Taylah Preston makes her top-200 debut at world No.199.

There is also good news forย Ajla Tomljanovic, who is verging on a return to the Australian top 10. She moves up 44 places this week to world No.227.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Player Rank Move
Arina Rodionova No.101 +4
Kimberly Birrell No.124 -8
Olivia Gadecki No.127 -7
Storm Hunter No.129 +51
Astra Sharma No.130 +1
Daria Saville No.148 +4
Taylah Preston No.199 +2
Priscilla Hon No.201 +4
Destanee Aiava No.202 +6
Jaimee Fourlis No.219 -5
Menโ€™s doubles

Newly crowned Australian Open champion Matt Ebden rises to a career-high world No.2ย in the latest ATP Tour doubles rankings.

The 36-year-old from Perth becomes the highest-ranked Australian menโ€™s doubles player since John Peers in October 2017.

John-Patrick Smith rises seven spots to world No.69, his highest position since February 2022.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Player Rank Move
Matt Ebden No.2 +2
Max Purcell No.32 +1
John Peers No.44 -6
Rinky Hijikata No.59 -35
John-Patrick Smith No.69 +7
Jordan Thompson No.87 +3
Andrew Harris No.96 +3
Matthew Romios No.132 -1
Jason Kubler No.136 -106
Calum Puttergill No.153 -4
Womenโ€™s doubles

Storm Hunterโ€™s 12-week reign as world No.1 comes…

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