Sania Mirza becomes World No 1 in ATP Women’s Doubles Tennis rankings

Posted on:24 Aug 2016 18:17:44

Sania Mirza becomes World No 1 in ATP Women’s Doubles Tennis rankings
24 August 2016 Current Affairs: India’s ace tennis player Sania Mirza was topped the ATP Women’s Doubles Tennis rankings on 22 August 2016.

She topped the list after teaming up with new partner, Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic.

The new ranking also follows the victory of the pair in the Cincinnati final. To win the title, the Sania-Barbora duo defeated Martina Hingis and Coco Vandeweghe 7-5, 6-4.

Incidentally, Sania recently ended her partnership with Martina Hingis after three Grand Slam victories and 11 WTA doubles titles together.

In the recent rankings, Hingis was figured at the second sport with 10945 points behind Sania’s 11260 points.

 


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