Given the doubts that the state of affairs of Novak Djokovic had aroused in numerous media (together with L’Equipe) after the ranking was frozen as a result of of the stoppage resulting from the coronavirus pandemic, ATP confirmed this Tuesday on their social networks that that choice additionally applies to the time records derived from the classification. The Serb was, with 282, 4 weeks away from matching Pete Sampras (286), in second place in the desk of permanence at world primary (the chief is Roger Federer with 310), and can proceed till it resumes the competitors. ATP Assertion on freeze rankings:The ATP has confirmed that the freeze to the FedEx ATP Rankings, efficient March 16, 2020, additionally applies to any time-sensitive records over the suspension interval of the Tour. – ATP Media Data (@ATPMediaInfo) April 15, 2020As a result of the week counter can be stopped, as is the ranking. “ATP Assertion on Classification Freeze: The ATP has confirmed that the FedEx ATP Classification Freeze, efficient as of March 16, 2020, additionally applies to any time document throughout the Tour suspension interval “, reads the assertion from the Affiliation of Skilled Tennis Gamers.The ranking was, after the Acapulco and Dubai tournaments, with Djokovic first (10,220 factors), Rafa Nadal second (9,850) and Dominic Thiem third (7,045).