Former doubles world number one Sania Mirza is to return to tennis in 2020. The 33 year old from Mumbai, India took a break from the tour a couple of years back as she became a mother and is set to return in Hobart. Mirza is a winner of three majors all won with Martina Hingis in 2015/2016 when the two were a formidable pair on the tour. Sania ended both years as year end number one in a career in which so far has seen her picked up 41 doubles titles. Sania will team up with Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok … Continue reading Sania Mirza to return in 2020!
There has been a lot of action on the ATP and WTA tours these last few days with tournaments in Holland, USA, Argentina, Russia and Taiwan where there were a few upsets but a number of headline makers! 40-0. Unstoppable. Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza just can’t be stopped as they have now won their 10th titles in a row and 40th match in a row after claiming their fourth title of the year in Russia. Once again they continue to show they are the team to beat just no one can beat them! Venus Victorious in Taiwan! Venus Williams … Continue reading Victorious Venus, Santina win again, Fritz makes final & much more!
Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza known as ‘Santina’ just keep on winning! The world number one pairing have been unstoppable on the tour during this last year and have now lifted their third major in a row together winning their 36th match in a row! There is no stopping the team at the moment who are at the very top and even luck is on their sides at the moment with this shot from Hingis just about touching the line… #Hingis hasn't lost her touch, with this epic shot just kissing the line #ausopen Watch more https://t.co/Ek545ZyE1J https://t.co/lPh3f6p4I8 — #AusOpen … Continue reading Santina keep on winning!
Hingis and Mirza dominate in Singapore final! One way traffic is the phrase I’d use to describe the final as the world number one doubles team strolled to their 22nd win in a row and 10th title of 2015 with a 6-0 6-3 win against Garbine Muguruza and Carla Suarez Navarro! To go unbeaten in 22 matches is unthinkable but to go unbeaten in the 5 matches at the WTA Finals with so much at stake with high intensity levels and not to even drop a set in these five matches is simply unbelievable! It really has been the perfect … Continue reading WTA Finals Day 8 – The Winners Take It All!
There is no better way to finish the year than with the WTA Finals title under your belt and that is what Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza have done in style! Going into the WTA Finals in Singapore Hingis and Mirza both had 9 titles to their name (8 won together) and were on a 17 match winning streak and extended that run to 22 in Singapore with 5 wins out of 5 and not a set dropped on their way to their 10th title of 2015. For Martina Hingis this is only her third WTA Finals Doubles Title after … Continue reading Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis win the doubles title in Singapore!
Kvitova defeats Sharapova for the second year running in Singapore! Last year it was in the round robin, this year in the semi-finals as Petra Kvitova has got the better of Maria Sharapova for the second year running in Singapore with a straight sets win against the Russian who has been in very good form in Singapore. I was slightly surprised when I saw the result despite Kvitova’s success last year against Maria however this WTA Finals has been so unpredictable at times which shows the strength of the women’s game right now, I’d even go as far to say … Continue reading WTA Finals Day 7 – Kvitova and Radwanska through to the final!
3 matches, 3 wins for Muguruza! She can’t stop winning right now and is looking very dangerous going into the semi-finals. Again Garbine put on another top class performance in the second and third set came through some tricky games and despite going a break down a few times in the second set she kept it close and composed and again recorded another top 10 win her 10th of 2015 which is pretty exceptional. With this win Muguruza is through to the semi-finals in the singles and the doubles in Singapore to face Agnieszka Radwanska in the next round! Safarova … Continue reading WTA Finals Day 6 – Muguruza maintains 100% record and Safarova out despite victory!