TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

The British women reached the third round in Melbourne, and both are up 10 places in the latest published list.

TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

Watson is now ranked No 40 - three places ahead of her compatriot, whose two beaten opponents in Australia included former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova.

TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

Robson was eventually beaten by fellow teenager Sloane Stephens, who is up to No 17 after reaching the semi-finals.

TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings
TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings
TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

Victoria Azarenka, who came from behind to defeat Li Na i the final, retains her No 1 status ahead of new No 2 Serena Williams.

TENNIS: British Women Climb Rankings

The top three in the men's rankings remain unchanged, but David Ferrer moved above the injured Rafa Nadal into fourth place thanks to his semi-final appearance.

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