Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi.
An obvious name in the list of most successful Indian tennis players ever, Sania Mirza dominated the position of No.1 Women Singles in India for a decade – 2003-2013 after which she retired from Singles tennis and continues to play Doubles.
During that time she held a record of 62.7% win rate (271-161) with wins over players like Dinara Safin, Martina Hingis, Marion Bartoli, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Victoria Azarenka and many more. Mirza has won two Women’s Doubles grand slams and three Mixed Doubles grand slams, three of which came in the past two years.
She is currently ranked No.1 in Doubles.
Highest Rank Achieved
Singles: #27 (27 August 2007)
Doubles: #1 (13 April 2015)