LIVE RANKINGS. Aryna Sabalenka is the world no.1 overtaking Iga Swiatek ahead of US Open campaign 

This is the reason why Aryna Sabalenka became the world number one in the live rankings

Aryna Sabalenka No1 In The Live Rankings

Aryna Sabalenka has been chasing the world number one ranking for a long time. It is becoming increasingly plausible that she will top the WTA rankings after overtaking Ega at the end of the upcoming U.S. Open. The Polish player “lost” 2000 points in the live rankings because she won the American slam last year while Aryna lost in the semifinals to Iga.

Live rankings.

According to the live rankings, Aryna Sabalenka now has 7976 live points, while Swiatek has 7965 points. Therefore, if Sabalenka was to become the new world number one after the US Open, she would need to reach New York in the same round as Swiatek. Of course, the Belarusian player will try to win the whole thing.

Wta Live Rankings

Aryna Sabalenka in 2023

Aryna Sabalenka

26 - 7win/loss

Hard
14-4
Clay
12-3
26 year old
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2024 Highlights

Now the world no.2 (career-high), Sabalenka played her last match on the 19th of August when she was defeated by world no.10 Karolina Muchova 6-7(4) 6-3 6-2 in the semifinal in Cincinnati (draw).

At the moment, during this season Sabalenka owns an overall 44-10 match record. Sabalenka clinched 3 titles in 2023 in Adelaide, Australian Open and Madrid. The Belarussian got to the final in Indian Wells and Stuttgart.

Sabalenka
Cincinnati
Sabalenka's Record

Iga Swiatek in 2023

Iga Swiatek

39 - 4win/loss

Hard
22-3
I Hard
2-0
Clay
15-1
22 year old
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2024 Highlights

Ranked world no.1, Swiatek played her last match on the 19th of August when she was defeated by world no.6 Cori Gauff 7-6(2) 3-6 6-4 in the semifinal in Cincinnati (draw).

During this season Swiatek has achieved a 53-9 match record. Iga has won 4 titles in 2023 in Doha, Stuttgart, French Open and Warsaw. Swiatek was the finalist in Dubai and Madrid.

Swiatek
Cincinnati
Swiatek's Record

Aryna Sabalenka and Iga Swiatek squared off 8 times. The head to head is 5-3 for Swiatek. Before, the last time they played, Aryna Sabalenka won 6-3 3-6 6-3 in the final in Madrid (Mutua Madrid Open) on the 6th of May 2023.

Here the video highlights.