Roko Karanusic surges ahead! Karanusic already got off to a fast start but now wins his second futures title in a row at Croatia F2. That gives him 5 more matches and 32 on the year with a 28-4 record. Nicolas Almagro stayed in second place with a couple of matches in Spain F3. But moving into 3rd is Arnaud Segodo of the African nation of Benin. Segodo started the year at the Spain #1 satellite but did not pick up any points, then won 4 matches in Davis Cup helping Benin get promoted to Group III. Then last week he took the title at Nigeria F1, advancing his winning streak to 11. He now has a 2003 record of 19-3 giving 22 matches. Francisco Costa of Brazil also had a good week, winning his second straight futures title at Brazil F2. He moves into 8th position.
Tomas Cakl won 3 more matches but falls to 3rd after losing for the first time in 2003. He is now 10-1. A host of other players that were undefeated have now also lost. Karanusic moves into 4th.