The World’s number one tennis player is now British Andy Murray. Murray has become the number one ranked men’s singles tennis player in the world following his walkover to reach the pairs Masters finals on Saturday.
His opponent Milos Raonic withdrew from the semi final match with an injury. The walkover against Raonic lifts him five points clear of Novak Djokovic, who lost in the quarter finals. In the finals, Murray beat John Isner, in all seven matches.
Murray is the first British man to reach the top spot in the ATP rankings to end Djokovic’s run of 122 weeks or 14 years as world number one.