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Bopanna climbs to 12th in ATP rankings


Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna
New Delhi: India’s doubles tennis player Rohan Bopanna leaped four places to 12th in the latest ATP rankings released Monday.

The Indian achieved the feat after clinching the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title with Pakistani Aisam ul Haq Qureshi.

Meanwhile, Leander Paes still remains India’s highest ranked doubles player at No.10 while another veteran Mahesh Bhupathi slipped six places to No.47.

In the men’s singles category, Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri remained static at 78th and 146th, respectively, while Sania Mirza is No.11 in the women’s doubles list.