Fabio Fognini Rises To New Career-High In The ATP Rankings After Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters Title Run – ATP Tour

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Fabio Fognini jumps to a career-high No. 12 in the ATP Rankings following his title run at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters. ATPTour.com looks at the top Movers of the Week in the ATP Rankings, as of Monday, 22 April 2019 No. 12 (Career High) Fabio Fognini, +6 The 31-year-old became the first Italian to win an ATP Masters 1000 title at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters after beating Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 in the championship match. Fognini stunned 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and World No. 3 Alexander Zverev in straight sets en route to the trophy, which is his ninth ATP Tour crown. Fognini jumps six places to a career-high No. 12 in the ATP Rankings following his run to the title in the Principality. Read More.  No. 24 (Career High) Dusan Lajovic, +24 The Serbian recorded five consecutive tour-level victories for the first time in his career to reach his maiden ATP Tour final at the Monte-Carlo Country Club. Lajovic did not drop a set en route to the final, overcoming Malek Jaziri, David Goffin, Dominic Thiem, Lorenzo Sonego and Daniil Medvedev before his straight-sets loss to Fognini. The 28-year-old soars 24 spots to career-high No. 24 in the ATP Rankings. No. 28 (Career High) Guido Pella, +7 After a successful ‘Golden Swing’ which included a title run at the Brasil Open (d. Garin) and a runner-up finish at the inaugural Cordoba Open (l. to Londero), Pella continued his impressive start to the season by reaching his first ATP Masters 1000 quarter-final. Pella defeated Rio Open presented by Claro champion Laslo Djere, seventh seed Marin Cilic and Roland Garros semi-finalist Marco Cecchinato to reach the last eight in the Principality, where he fell to 11-time Monte-Carlo titlist Nadal. Pella rises seven positions to a career-high No. 28 in the ATP Rankings. Other Notable Movers No. 38 Richard Gasquet, -8 No. 43 Grigor Dimitrov, -15 No. 45 (Career High) Cameron Norrie, +11 No. 51 Jan-Lennard Struff, -7 No. 57 (Career High) Jaume Munar, +4 No. 58 Taylor Fritz, +7 No. 62 Andreas Seppi, -16 No. 66 Lorenzo Sonego, +30 No. 73 Pablo Cuevas, +8 No. 75 Prajnesh Gunneswaran, +5 No. 87 (Career High) Miomir Kecmanovic, +4 No. 90 (Career High) Lloyd Harris, +4 No. 92 Hugo Dellien, -17 No. 96 Mischa Zverev, -19 No. 97 Guido Andreozzi, -13