July 14, 2019
Barbora Strycova, who won her first Grand Slam title at Wimbledon partnering Hsieh Su-wei to the women's doubles title, will become the 43rd woman overall to reach the WTA World No.1 doubles ranking.
Strycova and Hsieh claimed the 2019 Wimbledon title in straight sets over Gabriela Dabrowski and Xu Yifan. (Getty)
July 13, 2019
Relive the best moments of the Czech's career as she reaches the top spot of the WTA Doubles Rankings.
Barty also won in Birmingham to rise to the top of the rankings, overtaking US Open and Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka in the process. (Jimmie48 Photography/WTA)
June 24, 2019
Newly-crowned World No.1 Ashleigh Barty receives the WTA’s Chris Evert Trophy in Eastbourne.
June 23, 2019
The reigning Roland Garros champion becomes the second-ever Australian woman to reach the top singles ranking following Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1976.
June 7, 2019
Kristina Mladenovic will become the second woman from France to earn the No.1 doubles ranking after reaching the final of the French Open with Timea Babos.
Jermaine Jenkins (© Jose E. Lopez/Jenkins Twitter)
March 3, 2019
Fast facts about Jermaine Jenkins, new head coach of World No.1 Naomi Osaka.
Naomi Osaka rose to World No.1 after capturing her second consecutive Grand Slam title at the 2019 Australian Open - the first Asian player ever to hold the top spot (Getty)
January 26, 2019
From Chris Evert to Naomi Osaka, only 26 women have reached the summit of the WTA rankings.
A dramatic three-set win over Petra Kvitova in the 2019 Australian Open final sealed consecutive Slam titles for Osaka - and the World No.1 ranking (Getty)
January 25, 2019
Naomi Osaka will become the 26th WTA World No.1 on Monday following her Australian Open victory - look back on the key moments that brought her to the summit here.
Simona Halep with her World No.1 trophy (Getty)
October 26, 2018
Shots from Singapore as Simona Halep lifts the newly named Year-End World No.1 prize.
Halep smiles with her trophy (Getty)
October 26, 2018
WTA celebrates first ever World No.1 Chris Evert by naming trophy in her honor and reigning World No.1 Simona Halep becomes first recipient of the newly named trophy.
October 22, 2018
Roland Garros and Wimbledon champions Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova become the 40th and 41st players to earn the No.1 doubles ranking on the WTA, and 14th pair to do so.
Simona Halep
October 15, 2018
The Romanian has clinched the year-end No.1 ranking for the second straight year.