Roger Federer is the world No. 1 player in the ATP rankings for a record total of 302 weeks, including a record 237 consecutive weeks.
Tennis is one of the most popular sports in the world. The standard and hype it has set are sometimes epic to watch and this is all because of some great players. These players have taken this game to a whole new level. So if you are eager to know who these players are then we have brought you a list of top ten tennis players in 2017-2018.
Here are Top 10 Tennis Players who have the shown great performance in the game so far.
10) Pablo Carreno Busta, Spain
Pablo Carreno Busta stands at the 10th position in the list of top ten tennis players in 2017-2018. In August 2016, he won his first ever ATP singles title. But the records don’t matter on the ground, he is one of the best tennis players in 2017-2018.
9) Stan Wawrinka, Switzerland
Stan Wawrinka‘s career highlights include 3 Grand Slam titles. The interesting fact about these 3 Grand Slams is that in the final match of every occasion, he defeated the world’s no 1 player. Stan is sometimes considered as the part of newly formed “Big Five” which is an expansion of the big four.
8) Jack Sock, America
The top-ranked American in singles and also one of the top-ranked Americans in doubles on the ATP Tour is Jack Sock. He won the gold medal in mixed doubles with Bethanie Mattek-Sands at 2016 Olympics.
7) David Goffin, Belgium
David Goffin is the number 1 Belgian male tennis player of 2017. Apart from this, he became the first Belgian male tennis player to reach the ATP top 10. He holds the seventh spot on the list of top 10 tennis players in the world.
6) Marin Cilic, Croatia
Marin Cilic– the man who holds 17 ATP singles titles. He came to international salience after defeating then-World no. 2 player Andy Murray in the 4th round of the US Open. An amazing fact about Cilic is that at present, he is the youngest active male player to have won a slam.
5) Dominic Thiem, Austria
Dominic Thiem is next on our list of top 10 tennis players in 2017-2018. Dominic has gained 8 singles titles on the ATP Tour and is one of the successful tennis players in the world. Interestingly, he is one of the few younger ATP players who uses a single-handed backhand.
4) Alexander Zverev, Germany
Alexander Zverev is currently the youngest in the ATP top 30. He entered the ATP top-10 when he defeated Novak Djokovic in the 2017 Italian Open final. After that, he defeated Roger Federer in the final of 2017 Canada Masters. At this young age, he has gained so much of popularity and experience.
3) Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria
Grigor Dimitrov is the most successful Bulgarian tennis player till date. He is the only Bulgarian to enter ATP Top-10 Singles. Not only this, he is the only Bulgarian male tennis player to win an ATP singles title. Till date, he has won 8 ATP singles titles.
2) Rafael Nadal, Spain
Known as “The King of Clay” and also regarded as the greatest clay-court player in the history is Rafael Nadal. So the 2nd position in the list of top 10 tennis players in well merited with his name. Over the years, he has established himself as one of the greatest tennis players of all time.
1) Roger Federer, Switzerland
Widely regarded as “The Greatest Tennis Player of All Time” is Roger Federer. He has won the most Grand Slam titles (19) in the history of Tennis. Also, he has the record to maintain no 1 spot for a total of 302 weeks that includes a record for 237 consecutive weeks.
Well, this is the most recent and updated list of top 10 tennis player in 2017-2018. The ranking of these players. is set according to ATP rankings. Share your thoughts about this list of top 10 Tennis players in the comments box.