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

Aug 24, 2016 12:30 IST

sania India’s ace tennis player Sania Mirza was on 22 August 2016 topped the ATP Women’s Doubles Tennis rankings.

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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