Watson Looking Good Ahead Of The Open


Mover Of The Week

The mover of the week honors goes to Heather Watson. It has been a rough couple of years for the British player; however, it looks like she is bent on getting back on track in this season. She made it to the semifinals of the Hobart International tournament, and no doubt is hoping to take that form and go deep at the Australian Open. She will play her first-round match tomorrow against the big serving Czech Kristyna Pliskova.

Watson, like so many players, saw her ranking drop due to injury. Once ranked as high as number thirty-eight, she is looking to turn things around this season. At twenty-seven-years-old, she is perfectly positioned to do just that. Older and wiser now, she will use her experience to better maximize her potential. Can she get back to her career high?

ATP & WTA Top 100 Ranking Changes

Lloyd Harris (RSA) UP  19 72                CAREER HIGH
Ugo Humbert (FRA) UP  14 43                CAREER HIGH
Tommy Paul (USA) UP  10 80
Heather Watson (GBR) UP  26 75
Heather Watson

ATP & WTA Top 10 Ranking Changes

ATP: there were no changes in the top ten members, and they all maintained their position from the previous week. Rafael Nadal remains at #1.

WTA: the top ten members remained the same; however, Simona Halep and Naomi Osaka traded places to #3 and #4 respectively. Ashleigh Barty remains at #1.

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