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Stats Corner: Clay Court Leaders

Which active players have the most WTA titles, the most match wins and the best win percentage on the dirt?

Published April 21, 2014 12:12

Stats Corner: Clay Court Leaders
Maria Sharapova

With the first in a series of European Premier-level clay court tournaments underway at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, it's a good time to examine who has had the most success on the surface among active players. Here are the leaders in various categories as of the end of last week:

Most WTA Clay Court Titles
1t. Anabel Medina Garrigues: 10
1t. Serena Williams: 10
3. Venus Williams: 9
4t. Flavia Pennetta: 7
4t. Maria Sharapova: 7

Most WTA Clay Court Match Wins
1. Anabel Medina Garrigues: 172
2. Flavia Pennetta: 165
3. Venus Williams: 148
4. Francesca Schiavone: 141
5. Jelena Jankovic: 133
6. Serena Williams: 131
7. Svetlana Kuznetsova: 121
8. Sara Errani: 112
9. Klara Koukalova: 111
10. Nadia Petrova: 108

Best WTA Clay Court Win Percentage
1. Maria Sharapova: .818
2. Serena Williams: .809
3. Venus Williams: .763
4. Jelena Jankovic: .704
5t. Svetlana Kuznetsova: .703
5t. Li Na: .703
7. Andrea Petkovic: .698
8. Vera Zvonareva: .697
9. Eugenie Bouchard: .688
10. Victoria Azarenka: .685

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