WTA rankings: Li Na climbs to World No.2 spot

Screenshot_15In the latest Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings, Chinese tennis ace Li Na ranked World No.2 following her second Grand Slam crown at the Australian Open 2014.

Top five players in the WTA Singles rankings:

  1. Serena Williams (United States).
  2. Li Na (China)
  3. Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland)
  4. Victoria Azarenka (Belarus)
  5. Maria Sharapova (Russia)

Top three players in the WTA doubles ranking:

  1. Peng Shuai (China)
  2. Hsieh Su-Wei (Chinese Taipei)
  3. Vesnina Elena (Russia) 

Two-time Grand Slam champion, Li Na became the first Asian to be the second ranked player in the world and her compatriot Peng Shuai became the first Chinese player to ascent to top world spot in doubles after winning the Qatar Open with partner Hsieh Su-wei of Chinese Taipei.

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