ATP Tour

Nadal up to 5th after Monte Carlo win

Rafael Nadal (Getty)
Rafael Nadal (Getty)

Paris - Rafael Nadal moved up to fifth in the latest ATP Tour rankings released on Monday a day after claiming a record 10th Monte Carlo title.

Spain's 30-year-old king of clay won his 50th trophy on his favourite surface, his 70th overall and his first title in almost a year as he beat compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-1, 6-3 in just 76 minutes.

Ramos-Vinolas, 29, who had upset number one Andy Murray and Marin Cilic in the best run of his career, moved up five places to a career-high 19th.

Britain's Murray remains top ahead of Serb Novak Djokovic and Swiss Stan Wawrinka, who were all early casualties in Monte Carlo.

Top 20 in the latest ATP Tour rankings:

1. Andy Murray (GBR) 11 690

2. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 8 085

3. Stan Wawrinka (SUI) 5 695

4. Roger Federer (SUI) 5 125

5. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 4 235

6. Milos Raonic (CAN) 4 165

7. Kei Nishikori (JPN) 4 010

8. Marin Cilic (CRO) 3 565

9. Dominic Thiem (AUT) 3 385

10. David Goffin (BEL) 2 975

11. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 2 915

12. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 2 880

13. Tomas Berdych (CZE) 2 870

14. Lucas Pouille (FRA) 2 516

15. Jack Sock (USA) 2 450

16. Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 2 425

17. Gaël Monfils (FRA) 2 410

18. Roberto Bautista (ESP) 2 145

19. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) 2 135

20. Pablo Carreno (ESP) 2 025

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