Cerundolo Cracks Top 30 Following Bastad Title
Following his victory at the Nordea Open in Bastad, Francisco Cerundolo has cracked the Top 30 in the Pepperstone ATP Rankings for the first time, while Maxime Cressy jumps to a career-high No. 33 after winning his maiden tour-level title at the Infosys Hall of Fame Open in Newport
ATPTour.com looks at the movers of the week, as of Monday, 18 July.
No. 30 Francisco Cerundolo, +9 (Career High)
The Argentine has climbed to a career-high No. 30 in the Pepperstone ATP Rankings after he captured his first tour-level trophy in Bastad. The 23-year-old earned his first Top 10 win when he upset Casper Ruud in the second round, before he dispatched countryman Sebastian Baez in the final on the clay in Sweden. Read Bastad Final Report & Watch Highlights.
No. 33 Maxime Cressy, +8 (Career High)
The 25-year-old has soared 8 spots to a career-high No. 33 after he lifted his won tour-level crown on the grass in Newport. The American, who was outside the world’s Top 150 last year, overcame Alexander Bublik in his third championship match of the season, having also enjoyed runs to the final in Melbourne and Eastbourne. Read Newport Final Report & Watch Highlights.
Other Notable Top 100 Movers
No. 32 Sebastian Baez, +2 (Career High)
No. 39 Alexander Bublik, +3
No. 54 Marcos Giron, +7
No. 56 Daniel Altmaier, +6
No. 62 Lorenzo Musetti, +5
No. 65 Jiri Lehecka, +5 (Career High)
No. 66 James Duckworth, +8
No. 85 Steve Johnson, +10
No. 99 Marc-Andrea Huesler, +9 (Career High)