Women Tennis Association is a body that governs women’s professional tennis. Founded by a pro tennis player, this body is responsible for creating US Open top rankings in the female category. In the event, players get points according to their success in tournaments, and the WTA ranks them based on the points they earned in the event. The female players that appear in the US open ranking list include Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams, Steffi Graf, Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova, Elina Svitolina and Karolina Pliskova.
Find out the record holders in the US open tennis under the male category
The US Open rankings include some of the record holders in the tennis. While some of the players manage to make consecutive wins, others win in single tournament events. This does not go unnoticed since the players not only get generous rewards for their hard work but also get the top positions when it comes to rankings in the US open. In the men’s category, the record holders in single titles include Roger Federer, Jimmy Connors, and Pete Sampras.
Some of the tennis players who have managed to win double titles include Mark Woodforde and Todd Woodbridge. Todd was also recognized for winning a double title together with Bob Bryan. John McEnroe was declared to be the winner of the most championships including doubles, singles and mixed.
Who ranked the highest in the US open 2018?
After the US Open in 2018, the leading men were ranked based on how they performed on the tournament. The highest-ranked men included:
- Juan Martin
- Roger Federer
- Rafael Nada
- Novak Djokovic
- Marlin Cilic took the fifth position.
The highest-ranked ladies in the same year included:
- Serena Williams
- Sloane Stephens
- Naomi Osaka
- Aryana Sabalenka
- Maria Sharapova