Félix Auger-Aliassime climbs again

Félix Auger-Aliassime is climbing again


On the strength of a second title in as many weeks, Quebecer Félix Auger-Aliassime climbed a step in the ATP ranking published on Monday, pointing to ninth place. 

“FAA”, which defeated American Sebastian Korda in the final of the tournament in Antwerp, Belgium, on Sunday, is aiming for the top 8 by the end of the season in order to participate in the Finals of the ATP. To achieve this, he will have to make up 370 points behind Russian Andrey Rublev.

Denis Shapovalov, who lost to Alex de Minaur in the quarter-finals in Stockholm, also moved up one place, to 19th position.

In the WTA, Leylah Fernandez also moved up a rank, she who is 40th in the world. Bianca Andreescu, who reached the round of 16 in Guadalajara, continues her progression. She jumped 13 places to 46th place.

With a first victory in a WTA 1000 tournament in three years last week, Eugenie Bouchard is 339th, up of 91 positions.