The BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global unveiled its first-ever round robin doubles competition; which group did your favorite land in?
WTA Staff

SINGAPORE - The doubles draw ceremony for the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global took place Friday, with the Top 8 teams placed into a round robin for the first time in WTA Finals history. Play begins on Sunday with two doubles matches, the first opening play from the White Group between No.2 seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova and No.8 seeds Garbiñe Muguruza and Carla Suárez Navarro. Later on, the first Red Group encounter takes place between No.4 seeds Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic and No.7 seeds Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka.

This year's newly expanded format has created some very exciting match-ups - check out the draw here, and below is a breakdown of the two round robin groups:

Red Group

(1) Martina Hingis / Sania Mirza (SUI/IND)
~ 2015 Titles: 8 (Indian Wells, Miami, Charleston, Wimbledon, US Open, Guangzhou, Wuhan, Beijing)
~ 2015 Record: 50-7
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Won (Wimbledon, US Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: Won (Hingis - 1999-2000, Mirza -2014)
~H2H vs Red Group: 3-1 (1-1 vs Babos/Mladenovic, 2-0 vs Kops-Jones/Spears, 0-0 vs Hlavackova/Hradecka)

(4) Timea Babos / Kristina Mladenovic (HUN/FRA)
~ 2015 Titles: 3 (Dubai, Rome, Marrakech)
~ 2015 Record: 31-14
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Semifinal (Wimbledon)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: 2015 Debut
~H2H vs Red Group: 1-2 (1-1 vs Hingis/Mirza, 0-1 vs Kops-Jones/Spears, 0-0 vs Hlavackova/Hradecka)

(6) Raquel Kops-Jones / Abigail Spears (USA/USA)
~ 2015 Titles: 3 (Doha, Nottingham, Linz)
~ 2015 Record: 31-16
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Semifinal (Wimbledon)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: Quarterfinals (2014)
~H2H vs Red Group: 2-3 (0-2 vs Hingis/Mirza, 1-0 vs Babos/Mladenovic, 1-1 vs Hlavackova/Hradecka)

(7) Andrea Hlavackova / Lucie Hradecka (CZE/CZE)
~ 2015 Titles: 0 (RU Acapulco, Birmingham, Linz)
~ 2015 Record: 32-15
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Semifinal (French Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: Finals (2012)
~H2H vs Red Group: 1-1 (0-0 vs Hingis/Mirza, 0-0 vs Babos/Mladenovic, 1-1 vs Kops-Jones/Spears)

White Group

(2) Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Lucie Safarova (USA/CZE)
 ~ 2015 Titles: 4 (Australian Open, Stuttgart, French Open, Toronto)
~ 2015 Record: 28-3
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Won (Australian Open, French Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: 2015 Debut
~H2H vs White Group: 3-0 (0-0 vs Chan/Chan, 3-0 vs Garcia/Srebotnik, 0-0 vs Muguruza/Suárez Navarro)

(3) Chan Hao-Ching / Chan Yung-Jan (TPE/TPE)
~ 2015 Titles: 3 (Pattaya City, Cincinnati, Tokyo International)
~ 2015 Record: 27-9
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Quarterfinals (US Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: 2015 Debut
~H2H vs White Group: 1-1 (0-0 vs Mattek-Sands/Safarova, 1-0 vs Garcia/Srebotnik, 0-1 vs Muguruza/Suárez Navarro)

(5) Caroline Garcia / Katarina Srebotnik (FRA/SLO)
~ 2015 Titles: 1 (Eastbourne)
~ 2015 Record: 30-17
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: Quarterfinals (US Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: Garcia - 2015 Debut, Srebotnik - Final (2007 with Ai Sugiyama, 2010-2011 with Kveta Peschke)
~H2H vs White Group: 0-4 (0-3 vs Mattek-Sands/Safarova, 0-1 vs Chan/Chan, 0-0 vs Muguruza/Suárez Navarro)

(8) Garbiñe Muguruza / Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP/ESP)
~ 2015 Titles: 2 (Birmingham, Tokyo Premier)
~ 2015 Record: 22-10
~ Best Grand Slam result in 2015: 2R (Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open)
~ Best previous WTA Finals result: Quarterfinals (2014)
~H2H vs White Group: 1-0 (0-0 vs Mattek-Sands/Safarova, 1-0 vs Chan/Chan, 0-0 vs Garcia/Srebotnik)