No. 3 Jessica Pegula, No. 7 Corey Gauff and No. 9 Veronika Kudermetova finished the season in the top 10 for the first time.
Compared to the previous ranking at the end of the season, Iga Sventek (was No. 9-became No. 1), Ons Zhaber (was No. 10-became No. 2), Arina Sobolenko (was No. 2-became No. 5) and Maria Sakkari remained in the top ten (was and remains number 6).
No. 4 Carolyn Garcia already finished the season in the top ten in 2017 (was No. 8), No. 8 Daria Kasatkina - in 2018 (was No. 10), No. 10 Simona Halep - from 2014 to 2020.
In the course of this year, Daniel Collins (January 31), Pegula (June 6), Emma Radukanu (July 11), Gauff (September 12) and Kudermetova (October 24) debuted in the top 10.