Halep maintains top spot

 Madrid, April 2:Simo Halep of Romania continued to lead the Women’s Tennis Association rankings released on Monday, while United States’ Sloane Stephens maged to leap into the top 10 for the first time in her career. Meanwhile, other players on the top 10 list maintained their positions except for Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic, who fell one spot replacing Germany’s Angelique Kerber. IANS