Reilly Opelka is growing taller and taller in the ATP rankings to become the American no.3 after his triumph in Delray Beach.
The American giant gained 15 places in the rankings to become the new world no.39, 8 positions shy from his career-high (31). Reilly is now “chasing” the American no.1 John Isner (no.20) and Taylor Fritz that is ranked no.35.
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Reilly Opelka’s ranking and performance in 2020
Currently the world no.39, the American played his last match on the 23rd of February when he beat Yoshihito Nishioka 7-5 6-74 6-2 in the final in Delray Beach to win his 2nd career title.
This season the American has a 6-3 win-loss record. The American clinched 1 title in Delray Beach.
John Isner’s ranking and performance in 2020
Now the world no.20, Isner played his last match on the 13th of February when he was overcome by Jordan Thompson 7-62 6-73 6-3 in the 2nd round in New York.
John Isner’s most significant result of this year was reaching the semi-finals in Auckland.
Reilly Opelka and John Isner played each other 4 times. The head to head is 3-1 for Opelka.
The last time that they competed against each other, Reilly Opelka won 7-62 6-75 7-65 in the 2nd round in Atlanta (BB&T Atlanta Open) in July 2019.
Taylor Harry Fritz’s ranking and performance in 2020
Currently ranked no.35, Harry Fritz played his last match on the 18th of February when he lost to Cameron Norrie 6-4 6-74 6-4 in the 1st round in Delray Beach.
Sam Querrey’s ranking and performance in 2020
Now the world no.41, Sam played his last match on the 24th of January when he surrendered to Tennys Sandgren 6-4 6-4 6-4 in the 3rd round of the Australian Open.
Taylor Harry Fritz and Sam Querrey played each other 5 times. The head to head is 3-2 for Harry Fritz.
The last time that they played, Taylor Harry Fritz won 6-3 6-4 in the final in Eastbourne (Nature Valley International) in June 2019.