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Maria Sharapova continues to remain the best tennis-player of Russia

. Maria Sharapova continues to remain the best tennis-player of Russia according to a rating of Female tennis association (VTA) following the results of 52 weeks.

In the new version it has reserved the second place and Zhjustin Enen from Belgium concedes only. The third place is occupied with Elena Jankovich from Serbia which past Sunday has beaten Sharapova in the tournament ending in Birmingham.

In comparison with last week in first ten has passed only one change: Russian Nadezhda Petrova on 10 - j to a line was replaced by a Slovak of Daniela Hantukova.

Rating VTA following the results of 52 weeks. The version from June, 18th:

1. Zhjustin Enen (Belgium) - 4119,

2. Maria Sharapova (Russia) - 3852,

3. Elena Jankovich (Serbia) - 3185,

4. Ameli Moresmo (France) - 2795,

5. Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) - 2790,

6. Ana Ivanovich (Serbia) - 2544,

7. Serena Williams (USA) - 2130,

8. Anna Chakvetadze (Russia) - 2078,

9. Martin Hingis (Switzerland) - 1817,

10. Daniela Hantukova (Slovakia) - 1773,

11. Nadezhda Petrova (Russia) - 1772,

12. Elena Dementyev (Russia) - 1768,

13. Dinara Safina (Russia) - 1764...

19. Belief Zvonareva (Russia) - 1138,

32. Olga Puchkova (Russia) - 646,

43. Maria Kirilenko (Russia) - 558,

49. Elena Lihovtseva (Russia) - 523,

59. Alla Kudryavtsev (Russia) - 452,50,

64. Vasilisa Bardin (Russia) - 440,

68. Elena Vesnina (Russia) - 418,75,

69. Anastas Rodionova (Russia) - 417,50,

78. Belief Dushevina (Russia) - 390,75,

79. Anastasia Myskina (Russia) - 387,

80. Yaroslav Shvedova (Russia) - 384,

95. Ekaterina Bychkova (Russia) - 328,25.