Marion Bartoli of France holds her winners trophy, the Venus Rosewater Dish, after defeating Sabine Lisicki of Germany in their women's singles final tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London

Tweet fuels talk of Bartoli return

Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli sparked speculation on Tuesday of a return from retirement less than two years after bowing out of professional tennis. Should I?" Bartoli said. "Marion Bartoli has just turned 30.

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Rankings

    Points
1 Novak Djokovic 13165
2 Roger Federer 9205
3 Rafael Nadal 5675
4 Kei Nishikori 5415
5 Andy Murray 5370
6 Milos Raonic 4980
7 Stanislas Wawrinka 4595
8 David Ferrer 4535
9 Tomáš Berdych 4340
10 Marin Cilic 3450