Djokovic retains top spot

Novak Djokovic has maintained his dominance in the ATP rankings, topping the list for the 87th consecutive week.

Among those who have remained at the summit of world tennis for longer than Djokovic are Roger Federer (237 weeks), Jimmy Connors (160 weeks), Ivan Lendl (157 weeks) and Pete Sampras (102 weeks).

So far in 2016, the Serb has only lost two competitive matches of tennis.

One was after he retired with an eye problem against Feliciano López at the Dubai Duty Free Championships.

The other defeat was in a Davis Cup doubles match against a pairing from Kazakhstan.

All in all he has played 18 games this year.

A full view of the latest rankings can be seen below:

1. Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 16,540 points
2. Andy Murray (Scotland) 8,685
3. Roger Federer (Switzerland) 8,295
4. Stanislas Wawrinka (Switzerland) 6,325
5. Rafael Nadal (Spain) 4,810
6. Kei Nishikori (Japan) 3,980
7. Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) 3,900
8. David Ferrer (Spain) 3,505
9. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) 2,950
10. Richard Gasquet (France) 2,715