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Karolina Pliskova, new WTA leader – Simona Halep second, was nominated by WTA at shot of the month

Karolina Pliskova is, starting Monday, the new leader of the WTA rankings, with 6,855 points. Simona Halep (photo) ranks second, 185 points behind. Angelique Kerber is third, while Johanna Konta is currently on fourth (up three positions). Simona Halep is first in the Road to Singapore rankings.

WTA TOP 10:

1 Karolina Pliskova 6,855 points

2 Simona Halep 6,670

3 Angelique Kerber 5,975

4 Johanna Konta 5,110

5 Garbine Muguruza 4,990

6 Elina Svitolina 4,935

7 Caroline Wozniacki 4,780

8 Svetlana Kuznetsova 4,500

9 Venus Williams 4,461

10 Agnieszka Radwanska 3,985

Romanian players in WTA rankings:

  1. Simona Halep 6,670 points
  2. Sorana Cirstea 1,098 (+10 positions)
  3. Monica Niculescu 1,050 (minus 5 positions)
  4. Irina-Camelia Begu 1,037 (+6 positions)
  5. Ana Bogdan 568 (+7 positions)
  6. Patricia Maria Tig 421 (minus 15 positions)
  7. Mihaela Buzarnescu 407 (+47 de positions)
  8. Alexandra Cadantu 301 (minus 3 positions)
  9. Irina Bara 272 (+12 positions)
  10. Alexandra Dulgheru 160 (+64 positions)
  11. Elena-Gabriela Ruse 152 (+10 positions)
  12. Jaqueline Cristian 119 (+12 positions).

Road to Singapore, top 10:

1 Simona Halep 4,020 puncte (+1 position)

2 Karolina Pliskova 3,827 (minus one position)

3 Garbine Muguruza 3,793 (+7 positions)

4 Venus Williams 3,667 (+4 positions)

5 Elina Svitolina 3,570 (minus 2 positions)

6 Johanna Konta 3,455 (+ one position)

7 Jelena Ostapenko 3,362 (minus 2 positions)

8 Caroline Wozniacki 3,216 (minus 4 positions)

9 Kristina Mladenovic 2,837 (minus 3 positions)

10 Svetlana Kuznetsova 2,585 (minus one position).

Simona Halep, nominated by WTA at the shot of the month

A point won by Simona Halep in the second round of Eastbourne tournament, played against Chinese player Ying-Ying Duan, was nominated by the WTA at the June shot of the month.

The point was played at 3-6, 6-3, 1-1 and advantage for Duan. Halep won the match 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

For the June shot of the month are also nominated, Petra Krejsova (Czech Republic), Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic), Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) and Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark).

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