Serena continues to lead

Berlin - Serena Williams remains top of the women's tennis rankings in an unchanged top 10 released on Monday by the WTA Tour.

The US player has 9 231 points to stay clear of China's Li Na on 6 960 and Romania's Simona Halep on 6 960.

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is fourth while five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova is sixth.

WTA Top 10:

1. Serena Williams, United States, 9 231 points

2. Li Na, China, 6 960

3. Simona Halep, Romania, 6 785

4. Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic, 6 070

5. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 5 130

6. Maria Sharapova, Russia, 4 881

7. Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, 4 460

8. Angelique Kerber, Germany, 4 365

9. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 3 900

10. Victoria Azarenka, Belarus, 3 812

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