Rafa Nadal stays atop ATP rankings, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray out of top 10

first_imgSpain’s Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday, while Britain’s Andy Murray and Serbia’s Novak Djokovic dropped out of the top 10.Nadal, 16-time Grand Slam champion, was followed by Switzerland’s Roger Federer with 9.005 points, reports Efe.The 12th placed Djokovic and Murray, who fell to the 16th spot, missed the final Grand Slam tournament of the season with elbow and hip injuries respectively.Germany’s Alexander Zverev came in third, ahead of Austria’s Dominic Thiem.Additionally, American Jack Sock, who earned Paris Masters title Sunday after winning 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 over Serbian Filip Krajinovic, jumped 13 spots to ninth, ahead of 10th-placed Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain.The current ATP rankings and point scores are as follows:1. Rafael Nadal (Spain) 10.645 points2. Roger Federer (Switzerland) 9.0053. Alexander Zverev (Germany) 4.4004. Dominic Thiem (Austria) 3.8155. Marin Cilic (Croatia) 3.8056. Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) 3.6507. Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland) 3.1508. David Goffin (Belgium) 2.9759. Jack Sock (US) 2.76510. Pablo Carreno Busta (Spain) 2.615.last_img read more

Petta poster out: Rajinikanth and Simran rock the new look

first_imgAfter the success of Pa Ranjith’s Kaala, Rajinikanth will have his second release this November. His upcoming film 2.0 with director Shankar is slated to release on November 29.Even before 2.0’s grand release, Superstar has already completed the shooting of his next film Petta. Sun Pictures, the makers of Petta, has released a new poster which confirms that the film will release on Pongal 2019.In the new poster, Rajinikanth and Simran look gorgeous as a couple. It looks like Thalaivar will have multiple looks in director Karthik Subbaraj’s Petta.Here’s the poster:#PettaPongalParaak@rajinikanth @karthiksubbaraj @SimranbaggaOffc @anirudhofficial @VijaySethuOffl @Nawazuddin_S @SasikumarDir @trishtrashers pic.twitter.com/rPxBgZNqKiSun Pictures (@sunpictures) November 14, 2018Earlier, the makers had released two posters which had Rajinikanth in different looks. While the first look of Petta had the Kaala star in a stylish avatar, the second poster had him sporting a handlebar moustache.In the third look, which was released today morning, Rajinikanth is sporting a wig and seems to be having fun with his co-star Simran.The film also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vijay Sethupathi, Sasikumar, Trisha and Malavika Mohanan in prominent roles.Sources close to the unit revealed Trisha will play a pivotal role in the flashback portions of the film. Also, her character will have a girl-next-door image in the commercial entertainer.Petta might face a box office clash with Ajith’s Viswasam as the film is scheduled to hit the screens on Pongal 2019.ALSO SEE | Trisha on Petta: I am a Rajinikanth fan first and only then his co-staradvertisementALSO WATCH | Rajinikanth vs Akshay Kumar: 2.0 trailer is finally outlast_img read more