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ATP World Tour
Current season or competition:
2014 ATP World Tour
Sport Tennis
Founded September 1972
Founder Donald Dell, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), is the principal organizing body of men's professional tennis. Formed in September 1972 by Donald Dell, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale. The organizing body was to care for the interests of men's professional tennis, and starting in 1990 the ATP has organized the top tennis tour for men. In 2009 the organization changed the name of the tour from the "ATP Tour" to the "ATP World Tour". It is based in London.

ATP rankings

  • Rankings as of 28 July 2014.

Singles

# Player Previous Movement
1  Novak Djokovic (SRB) 1 Steady
2  Rafael Nadal (ESP) 2 Steady
3  Roger Federer (SUI) 3 Steady
4  Stan Wawrinka (SUI) 4 Steady
5  Tomáš Berdych (CZE) 5 Steady
6  Milos Raonic (CAN) 7 Increase
7  David Ferrer (ESP) 6 Decrease
8  Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 9 Increase
9  Andy Murray (GBR) 10 Increase
10  Juan Martín del Potro (ARG) 8 Decrease
11  Kei Nishikori (JPN) 11 Steady
12  Ernests Gulbis (LAT) 13 Increase
13  Richard Gasquet (FRA) 14 Increase
14  John Isner (USA) 12 Decrease
15  Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 15 Steady
16  Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) 16 Steady
17  Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) 17 Steady
18  Marin Čilić (CRO) 18 Steady
18  Fabio Fognini (ITA) 18 Steady
20  Tommy Robredo (ESP) 20 Steady

Doubles

# Player Previous Movement
1  Bob Bryan (USA) 1 Steady
1  Mike Bryan (USA) 1 Steady
3  Alexander Peya (AUT) 3 Steady
3  Bruno Soares (BRA) 3 Steady
5  Daniel Nestor (CAN) 5 Steady
6  Nenad Zimonjić (SRB) 6 Steady
7  Marcelo Melo (BRA) 7 Steady
8  Édouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) 8 Steady
9  Radek Štěpánek (CZE) 9 Steady
10  Ivan Dodig (CRO) 10 Steady
11  Julien Benneteau (FRA) 12 Increase
12  Leander Paes (IND) 13 Increase
13  David Marrero (ESP) 11 Decrease
14  Marcel Granollers (ESP) 14 Steady
15  Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 15 Steady
16  Marc López (ESP) 16 Steady
17  Robert Lindstedt (SWE) 17 Steady
18  Nicolas Mahut (FRA) 18 Steady
19  Michaël Llodra (FRA) 19 Steady
20  Rohan Bopanna (IND) 20 Steady

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