Serena retains huge lead over Li


Berlin – Serena Williams continues at the top of the women's tennis rankings in an unchanged top 10.

The US player has 9,231 points, slightly down from last week's 9,510, but still well clear of China's Li Na on 6,960, the WTA rankings released Monday show.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 28: Serena Williams of the United States during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Alize Cornet of France on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 28, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Romania's Simona Halep is third ahead of Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic.

WTA top 10 as of July 21 (previous ranking in parenthesis):

1. (1) Serena Williams, United States, 9,231 points

2. (2) Li Na, China, 6,960

3. (3) Simona Halep, Romania, 6,785

4. (4) Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic, 6,070

5. (5) Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 5,330

6. (6) Maria Sharapova, Russia, 4,881

7. (7) Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, 4,460

8. (8) Angelique Kerber, Germany, 4,365

9. (9) Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 3,900

10.(10) Victoria Azarenka, Belarus, 3,812 – Sapa-dpa

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