If you reached this article while searching Novak Djokovic has regained No. 1 & Roger Federer is now No. 2 on 5th November, 2012, read how the ATP Points & rankings look like as of today & how will the Rankings change after World Tour Finals, 2012, see this detailed write-up here :::::::::::
As you are all aware that the Rogers Cup final is scheduled on Sunday , the 12th of August between the No. 1 seeded Novak Djokovic vs the 14th seeded Richard Gasquet.
The final is scheduled to start at 19 EDT (Toronto Time) or 23 GMT or 00 BST (13th August) or 04:30 IST (13th August) or 09:00 AEST (13th August).
As you all know, that still Roger Federer is the world No. 1 ranked player while Novak Djokovic is the No. 2 ranked player & the gap between the two is very narrow.
Before, we go any further, let us firstly look at the last announced ATP points of the Top 8. These are the points that ATP last announced on 6th August, 2012
As you can see from this, Roger Federer leads by 160 points from Novak Djokovic. As you are aware that these ranking points were declared immediately before the start of Rogers Cup, 2012.
As you all must be aware, that Roger Federer& Rafael Nadal withdrew before the start of Rogers Cup, 2012.
Also, Andy Murray had withdrawn before his third round match.
So, every one seems to be asking :
(i) Will Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer be ranked No. 1 after Rogers Cup, 2012?
(ii) How many points will Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal lose for withdrawing from Rogers Cup, 2012?
(iii) How much the points difference will be between Novak Djokovic & Roger Federer after Rogers Cup, 2012?
(iv) Will Roger Federer still be No. 1 if Novak Djokovic wins the Rogers Cup, 2012?
(v) What will be the ATP points of Top 4 be in the ATP Ranking points to be declared on 13th August, 2012 (after Rogers Cup, 2012)?
So, for getting the answers to all these questions, please read on ---
Edited by Vibhu batra, 05 November 2012 - 02:52 PM.