EMIRATES ATP RANKINGS 2014
Haas Joins Elite Company At 36
by ATP Staff|
As he celebrates his birthday on Thursday, World No. 17 Tommy Haas becomes the seventh player to rank in the Top 20 as a 36 year old.
Haas joins elite company, including Rod Laver in 1974, Jimmy Connors (1988), Roy Emerson (1973), Arthur Ashe (1979), Ken Rosewall (1973) and Andre Agassi (2006).
|Rod Laver (AUS)||3||36 Years, 0 Months, 0 Days||8/9/1974|
|Jimmy Connors (USA)||8||36 Years, 0 Months, 10 Days||9/12/1988|
|Roy Emerson (AUS)||19||36 Years, 10 Months, 10 Days||9/13/1973|
|Arthur Ashe USA||7||36 Years, 5 Months, 16 Days||12/26/1979|
|Ken Rosewall (AUS)||6||38 Years, 10 Months, 11 Days||9/13/1973|
|Andre Agassi (USA)||15||36 Years, 0 Months, 2 Days||5/1/2006|
|Tommy Haas (GER)||17||36 Years, 0 Months, 0 Days||3/4/2014|
The German, who reached a career-high World No. 2 in the Emirates ATP Rankings in May 2002, finished in the Top 12 last year for the first time since 2007. This season he has reached his 28th ATP World Tour final in Zagreb (l. to Cilic) and the semi-finals in Sao Paulo (l. to Lorenzi).
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Statistical assistance provided by Graham Edgar.