Madrid, Oct 23: Romanian Simo Halep maintained the top spot of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday as Kristi Mladenovic of France joined the top-10 list.
The 26-year-old Romanian star was followed by Spaniard Garbiñe Muguruza.
Czech Karoli Pliskova came in third, ahead of fourth-placed Ukrainian Eli Svitoli.
France’s Caroline Garcia and Briton Johan Konta jumped one spot each to hold the eighth and ninth positions respectively.
Mladenovic jumped three positions to occupy the 10th spot, while Russia’s Svetla Kuznetsova dropped enough to leave the Top 10 list. IANS