Looking at the ATP rankings, I have to say it is quite alarming to see all the same old faces knocking around - there really is nobody new coming through, which is quite extraordinary.
It is not an encouraging sign for the future of the game.
Look at somebody like Mikhail Youzhny (pictured) who has climbed back up to number eight in the world rankings - equalling his best ever ranking which he first achieved at the start of 2008.
Players don't just reinvent themselves. The fact that he is in the top 10 is very interesting and doesn't say a lot for the standard of tennis that is out there atRead More »from ATP Tour in danger of standing still