International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced the winners of 2015 World Champions. The awards were conferred on the basis of players’ performance in the 2015 season.
- The ITF also announced American Serena Williams and Serbian Novak Djokovic as the 2015 ITF World champions.
- Serena is named women’s World champion for the 6th time, while this is the 5th occasion that Djokovic has received the honour.
Here is the list of winners
|Men’s World Champion||Novak Djokovic (Serbia)|
|Women’s World Champion||Serena Williams (USA)|
|Men’s Doubles World Champions||Jean-Julien Rojer (Netherlands) & Horia Tecau (Romania)|
|Women’s Doubles World Champions||Martina Hingis (Switzerland) & Sania Mirza (India)|
|ITF Junior World Champions (Male)||Taylor Fritz (the USA)|
|ITF Junior World Champions (Female)||Dalma Galfi (Hungary)|
|ITF Wheelchair World Champions (Male)||Shingo Kunieda (Japan)|
|ITF Wheelchair World Champions (Female)||Jiske Griffioen (Netherlands)|
Sania and Hingis joined forces in March this year but proved a force to be reckoned with in 2015, winning two Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon and the US Open, and seven other tournaments.
- They won their last 22 matches from the start of the US Open through wins in Asia at Guangzhou, Wuhan, Beijing and the WTA Finals, ending the year with a 55-7 record.