Serena top of WTA rankings

Agence France-Presse

Posted at Apr 08 2014 07:42 PM | Updated as of Apr 09 2014 03:44 AM

Serena Williams celebrates with the Butch Buchholz Trophy after winning the women's final of the Sony Open at Crandon Tennis Center. Photo by Geoff Burke, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters.

MIAMI - American Serena Williams remains dominant on top of the latest WTA world rankings released on Monday despite her loss in the second round at Charleston last week.

The top five remains unchanged, but Germany's Andrea Petkovic moves up 12 places to 28th and Serbia's Ana Ivanovic is up one spot to 12th after their wins at Charleston and Monterrey respectively.

1. Serena Williams (USA) 12,375 pts

2. Li Na (CHN) 7585

3. Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 5980

4. Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 5441

5. Simona Halep (ROM) 4695

6. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 4370

7. Angelique Kerber (GER) 4110

8. Maria Sharapova (RUS) 3961 (+1)

9. Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 3955 (-1)

10. Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) 3720

11. Sara Errani (ITA) 3645

12. Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 3280 (+1)

13. Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 3270 (-1)

14. Sabine Lisicki (GER) 2735 (+1)

15. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 2730 (-1)

16. Roberta Vinci (ITA) 2685

17. Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) 2660

18. Sloane Stephens (USA) 2550

19. Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 2498 (+1)

20. Samantha Stosur (AUS) 2485 (-1)

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