Tennis: Del Potro drops out of Top 10


Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro has dropped out of the Top 10 in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday, swapping places with American John Isner.

Both men played key roles in their countries' Davis Cup successes at the weekend, sealing the winning points that booked Argentina and the United States their berths in September's semi-finals at the expense of Croatia and France respectively.

The top three remains unchanged with Serbia's Novak Djokovic holding his number one ranking ahead of Spain's Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer of Switzerland.

France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga moves up to fifth at the expense of Spain's David Ferrer.

1. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 12670

2. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 9935

3. Roger Federer(SUI) 9035

4. Andy Murray (GBR) 8040

5. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 4735 (+1)

6. David Ferrer (ESP) 4700 (-1)

7. Tomas Berdych (CZE) 3810

8. Janko Tipsarevic (SRB) 2820

9. Mardy Fish (USA) 2725

10. John Isner (USA) 2710 (+1)

11. Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG) 2700 (-1)

12. Nicolas Almagro (ESP) 2265

13. Gilles Simon (FRA) 2050

14. Gael Monfils (FRA) 2015

15. Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 1855

16. Juan Monaco (ARG) 1810

17. Richard Gasquet (FRA) 1640 (+1)

18. Kei Nishikori (JPN) 1625 (-1)

19. Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 1565

20. Florian Mayer (GER) 1540

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