WTA rankings update: Raducanu drops 72 places with Gauff debuting in top 10 rankings

The US Open came and went and Iga Sweetek was crowned US Open champion to extend her lead in the WTA rankings.

The Polish player was dominant this year and that’s how she won the US Open as well. In dominant fashion as it advances in the WTA rankings as never before. Anas Jaber was the player she defeated in the final and the Tunisian followed in the same direction in the standings.

It is now ranked second, which is a well-deserved rating. Other players who have gone into deep runs this year are Jessica Pegula and Coco Gauff. They both did a good job improving their rankings as well. For Gauff, this is his first 10 singles debut.

Caroline Garcia is another player who enjoyed a very good run at the US Open and got back into the top 10 as well, finishing 10th. Some players also fell in the rating, but most of the attention in this regard goes to Leyla Fernandez and Emma Raducano.


They had a great time last year but not much this year. Fernandez dropped to the 40th place while Raducanu dropped to the 82nd place. Several players got a new ranking in a career high after the US Open. Besides the already mentioned Pegula (5) and Gauff (8), we have Kudermetova at 13, Alexandrova at 24, Tomljanovic at 34, Zheng at 37, and Bouzkova at 39.

Moreover, Pera at 44, Potapova at 45, Bondar 49, Kalinskaya at 52, Wang at 60, Barry at 70, Niemeyer at 73, Udvardi at 76, Gilfi at 79, and Kochiarito at 93.

WTA Rankings (September 12, 2022):

Rank Previous Name Nat Points Added Trn Number 16 to 17

1 (1) SWIATEK, EACH POLE 10365 17 2000 60 55

2 (5) JABER, ONS TUN 5090 19 1300100100

3 (2) KONTAVEIT, ANETT EST 4300 20 70100 60

4 (4) Padusa, Paola ESP 3980 24 70 25 15

5 (8) Pegula, Jessica USA 3501 17430 1 1

6 (3) Sakkari Maria Gray 3480 21 70 60 55

7 (6) Sabalenka, Arena 3470 20780 55 55

8 (12) GAUFF, COCO USA 3047 17430 1 1

9 (7) Halb, Simona Row 3025 19 1010060

10 (17) Garcia, Caroline FRA 2930 22780 30 29

11 (9) Kasatkina, Daria 2895 21 10 55 1

12 (10) Muguruza, Garbine ESP 2776 19130 30 1

13 (18) KUDERMETOVA, VERONIKA 24362240 60 55

14 (13) BENCIC, BELINDA SUI 2335 20330 60 60 60

15 (16) Ostapenko, Jelena YEARS 2325 19 10180 30 1

16 (19) Collins, Danielle USA 2277 14240

17 (20) keys, Madison USA 2248 18130 1 1

18 (15) Haddad Maya Beatriz by land 2238 33 70 76 43 43

19 (21) Kvitova, Petra CZE 2187 19240 1 1

20 (22) Pliskova, Carolina June 2007 17430 1 1

21 (26) Azarenka, Victoria 1951 14240

22 (24) Anisimova, Amanda USA 1840 17 10 30 1

23 (29) RISKE-AMRITRAJ, ALISON USA 1755 23240180 30 1

24 (28) Alexandrova, Ekaterina 1750 21 70 30 55 30

25 (25) Rybakina, Elena Kaz 1730 22 10 55 30

26 (23) Krijikova, Barbara CZ 1643 20 70 9 5 1

27 (27) Trevisan, Martina Ita 1636 29 10120 20 15

28 (35) Samsonova, Ludmila 1577 23240110 55 35

29 (36) ZHANG, SHUAI CHN 1530 34240 1 60 30

30 (32) Sasnovich, Alexandra 1521 22 70 30 30 30

31 (30) Tishman, Jill Sui 1457 21 10 1 1

32 (34) Kanepi, Kaya, East 1433 23 70 50 30

33 (31) Rogers, Shelby USA 1406 2330 30 13

34 (46) Tomljanovic, Ajla Australia 1400 23430 55 30

35 (40) Cornet, Alize FRA 1380 24130 60 30 1

36 (38) Putintseva, Yulia Kaz 1355 21 70110 30 30

37 (39) ZHENG, QINWEN CHN 1348 26130 5 28 25

38 (37) CIRSTEA, SORANA ROU 1330 23 70 60 30 30

39 (41) Bozkova, Marie-Chek 1312 17 70 60 1 1

40 (14) Fernandez, Layla Can 1310 17 70 1 1

41 (42) BEGU, IRINA-CAMELIA ROU 1294 20 70 30 15

42 (43) VAN UYTVANCK, ALison Bell 1280 23 70 1 15 12

43 (33) MERTENS, ELISE BEL 1205 22 10 60 30 1

44 (45) PERA, BERNARDA USA 1181 21 10 30 1 1

45 (52) Potapova, Anastasia 1126 26 70 1 18 15

46 (54) MARTIC, PETRA CRO 11091930 1 1 1

47 (47) Kalina, Anhelina Oker 1091 30 70 31 30 30

48 (44) Osaka, Naomi JPN 1067 12 10

49 (51) Stevens, Sloan USA 1006 16 70 1

50 (58) Savile, Daria from 1006 19 10 26 1 1

51 (60) Kalinskaya, Anna 998 24 70 43 18 15

52 (55) Bondar, Anna Hon 995 36 10 3 60 57

53 (53) Vondrosova, Marketa CZ 982 14110

54 (65) Kostyuk, Marta Oker 975 25 70 15 30 30

55 (56) Pauline Jasmine Etta 975 28 10280 43 30

56 (48) Andreescu, Bianca Can 972 12130

57 (59) Bronzetti, Lucia Etta 972 30 10 79 15 12

58 (49) SORRIBE TORMO, SARA ESP 961 22 10115 55 30

59 (57) Towson, Clara Dean 958 21 10302 16 13

60 (75) WANG, XIYU CHN 958 23130 15 14

61 (67) GIORGI, CAMILA ITA 954 20 70 1 1

62 (61) Pringle, Madison, USA 944 28 10 29 29

63 (62) Barezas Diaz, Noria ESP 912 31 10 7 57 30

64 (66) LI, ANN USA 909 24 10 25 10

65 (69) Bogdan, Anna Ro 887 23 20 15 12

66 (71) Martinkova, Teresa CZ 855 26 10 30 30 30

67 (73) LINETTE, MAGDA POL 850 25 10 30 29

68 (70) Osorio, Camilla Cole 835 26 70 15 8

69 (76) ZHU, LIN CHN 833 26 20 9 8

Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali Al-Harbi 70 (50).13

71 (74) Barry, Diane from 824 35 10 2 13 10

72 (68) Jovan, Caja Selo 823 23 10110 1 1

73 (108) Niemeyer, Jules Gear 821 27240 18 9 5

74 (63) Sheriff, May Egypt 790 30 10 30 15

75 (96) KRONIC, ALEXANDRA SRB 780 26130 48 2 2

76 (78) Yodvardi, Bana Hoon 769 42 31 87 29 22

77 (79) WANG, XINYU CHN 757 34 10 20 13 12

78 (80) Kovinik, Dinka Mino 752 26 25 1 12 12

79 (91) Ghali, Dalma, female 749 28130 75 12 12

80 (72) GRACHEVA, VARVARA 733 39 10 68 29 25

81 (82) LIU, CLAIRE USA 730 28 10 20 15

82 (83) Sinyakova, Katerina CZ 728 22 70 1 1

83 (11) Raducano, Emma GBR 726 22 10 5 3

84 (85) Maria, Tatjana Gir 724 36 39 10 15 13

85 (88) DART, HARRIET GBR 715 28 70 9 2

86 (84) Vecic, Donna Crowe 715 19 10 1 1 1

87 (77) Christian, Jacqueline Roux 712 17 10 1 1 1

88 (89) GOLUBIC, VICTORIA SUI 707 26 40 21 15 13

89 (86) YASTREMSKA, DAYANA UKR 707 24 10 1 1 1 1

90 (106) Marino, Rebecca Cannes 693 2330 15 15

91 (81) Zidansk, Tamara Selo 684 20 10 60 1 1

92 (87) TSURENKO, LESIA UKR 679 18 10 18 12 1

93 (99) COCCIARETTO, ELISABETTA ITA 670 24 69 8 15 15

94 (105) Davis, Lorraine US 664 23130 1 1

95 (92) Peterson, Rebecca Sue 661 26 10 1 30 29

96 (101) Ross, Elena Gabriella Rowe 656 22 70 1 1

97 (120) Graber Julia Out 655 34177 14 15 9

98 (94) Tomova, Victoria Paul 654 34 30 85 13 8

99 (95) Ross, Arantexa Ned 653 35 39 24 29 28

100 (97) Zaniewska, Marina Bell 647 24 71 35 6 6