Johannesburg – South Africa's top tennis player Kevin Anderson has climbed four places back into the top-20, equalling his career-high 17th position, in the latest ATP World Tour singles rankings, released on Monday.

Anderson made it to the quarterfinals of the ATP Masters in Toronto last week, where Bulgarian seventh-seed Grigor Dimitrov defeated him 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (8/6).

The South African previously achieved a ranking of 17 in July, after reaching the fourth round of Wimbledon. – Sapa