Djokovic, Medvedev Lead 18 Of Top 20 At Australian Open

  • Posted: Jan 11, 2022

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev headline the seeds list for the 2022 Australian Open, which features 18 of the Top 20 players in the ATP Rankings.

Djokovic will pursue a record-extending 10th trophy at the season’s first major, where he owns an 82-8 record. The Serbian has won the past three titles at the event and nine of the past 14. Last year’s finalist Medvedev won his first major crown at the US Open in September.

Nadal, who returned after a five-month absence to capture last week’s Melbourne Summer Set title, is the sixth seed. The Spaniard will try to claim a second victory at the Australian Open (2009), having advanced to the final in three of the past eight editions.

2022 Singles Seeds

1. Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
2. Daniil Medvedev (Russia)
3. Alexander Zverev (Germany)
4. Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greece)
5. Andrey Rublev (Russia)
6. Rafael Nadal (Spain)
7. Matteo Berrettini (Italy)
8. Casper Ruud (Norway)
9. Felix Auger-Aliassime (Canada)
10. Hubert Hurkacz (Poland)
11. Jannik Sinner (Italy)
12. Cameron Norrie (Great Britain)
13. Diego Schwartzman (Argentina)
14. Denis Shapovalov (Canada)
15. Roberto Bautista Agut (Spain)
16. Cristian Garin (Chile)
17. Gael Monfils (France)
18. Aslan Karatsev (Russia)
19. Pablo Carreno Busta (Spain)
20. Taylor Fritz (United States)
21. Nikoloz Basilashvili (Georgia)
22. John Isner (United States)
23. Reilly Opelka (United States)
24. Daniel Evans (Great Britain)
25. Lorenzo Sonego (Italy)
26. Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria)
27. Marin Cilic (Croatia)
28. Karen Khachanov (Russia)
29. Ugo Humbert (France)
30. Lloyd Harris (South Africa)
31. Carlos Alcaraz (Spain)
32. Alex de Minaur (Australia)

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