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After milestone weeks on their respective excursions, Storm Hunter and Jordan Thompson every make vital rating features.

13 February 2024 | Tennis Australia

Girls’s singles

Storm Hunter continues to make spectacular features in her singles profession; after a runner-up efficiency on the WTA 125 match in Mumbai, India final week, the Australian rises 24 locations to sit down at world No.126 within the singles rankings.

Hunter, who entered the match at No.150, defeated three higher-ranked opponents (Laura Pigossi, Alina Korneeva and Katie Volynets) earlier than Latvia’s Darja Semenistaja claimed a thiree-set win within the ultimate.

The 29-year-old Hunter set a career-high singles rating of 119 in 2021 and peaked at world No.1 in doubles final November.

> READ: Maya Joint makes historical past at Burnie Worldwide 

There was additionally a large acquire for Maya Joint, who climbed 113 rankings locations to a career-high world No.333 following her milestone Burnie Worldwide 2 title.

This makes the 17-year-old Joint, Australia’s 15th-ranked girl.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Participant Rank Transfer
Arina Rodionova No.99 -2
Storm Hunter No.126 +24
Astra Sharma No.134 -3
Olivia Gadecki No.135 -2
Kimberly Birrell No.140 -17
Daria Saville No.149 -2
Priscilla Hon No.168 +3
Taylah Preston No.191 +3
Destanee Aiava No.199 +3
Talia Gibson No.219 -1
Males’s singles

Jordan Thompson is celebrating a brand new career-high singles rating, together with his look within the Dallas Open quarterfinals final week elevating him to world No.42.

Enhancing on his earlier rankings peak of world No.43 (set in 2019), Thompson notched his second quarterfinal for 2024. He opened the season with a semifinal run in Brisbane, the place he defeated Rafael Nadal in a memorable three-set epic.

> RELATED: Duckworth advances to Dallas Open quarterfinals

There was additionally a major rankings transfer for James Duckworth, who returned to the world’s high 100 after his quarterfinal run in Dallas.

The 32-year-old Duckworth defeated No.5 seed Christopher Eubanks to notch his second quarterfinal of the season. It matched his consequence from the Brisbane Worldwide initially of the 12 months.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Participant Rank Transfer
Alex de Minaur No.11 0
Max Purcell No.41 +2
Jordan Thompson No.42 +2
Alexei Popyrin No.45 0
Chris O’Connell No.67 -3
Aleksandar Vukic No.69 0
Thanasi Kokkinakis No.79 -2
Rinky Hijikata No.84 +4
James Duckworth No.97 +9
Jason Kubler No.123 0
Girls’s doubles

With a transfer of three locations, Olivia Gadecki now sits at a career-high world No.92 doubles rating.

She is certainly one of three Australian ladies contained in the world’s high 100, following world No.3 Storm Hunter and No.12 Ellen Perez.

AUSSIE TOP 10
Participant Rank Transfer
Storm Hunter No.3 0
Ellen Perez No.12 0
Olivia Gadecki No.92 +3
Daria Saville No.114 +1
Destanee Aiava No.140 -3
Olivia Tjandramulia No.175 +2
Kimberly Birrell No.178 -7
Astra Sharma No.184 0
Talia Gibson No.189 -1
Maddison Inglis No.204 0
Males’s doubles

As he enjoys a brand new singles excessive, Jordan Thompson also can take pleasure in a brand new doubles rating peak; following his title ran in Dallas with Max Purcell, the Australian has climbed 20 rankings locations to world No.68.

Thompson is essentially the most vital Australian mover within the doubles rankings, with companion Max Purcell additionally edging up 4 locations to world No.29.

Rinky Hijikata has additionally superior in doubles, having completed runner-up alongside American companion William Blumberg in Dallas.

> RELATED: Purcell and Thompson topped Dallas Open doubles champions

AUSSIE TOP 10
Participant Rank Transfer
Matt Ebden No.2 0
Max Purcell No.29 +4
John Friends No.42 +2
Rinky Hijikata No.54 +4
Jordan Thompson No.68 +20
John-Patrick Smith No.71 -1
Andrew Harris No.112 -13
Matthew Romios No.133 0
Jason Kubler No.136 0
Calum Puttergill No.150 +2 

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