WTA Ranking of the top 50 female tennis players worldwide based on ranking points (as of November 30, 2015)

This statistic shows the top 50 female tennis players worldwide in the WTA Ranking in November 2015. The best-ranked player is Serena Williams with 9,945 points.


Women's professional tennis

The WTA Singles Rankings ranks the top women’s professional tennis players in the world. Players are awarded points based on their success in tournaments on the pro tour and are ranked according to the number of points they earned. The ranking is updated weekly and the results of the last 52 weeks are factored in.

Serena Williams can be considered the most successful player of the past ten years, consistently ranking in the Top-10 in the past few years. Steffi Graf holds the record for the most weeks at number one, with 377 weeks. She also is the player with the most consecutive weeks at the top of the rankings, spending 186 weeks in a row in the top spot from August 17, 1987 to March 10, 1991. Steffi Graf was ranked number one at year-end a total of eight times.

The WTA, short for Women’s Tennis Association, is the governing body of women’s professional tennis. It was founded in 1973 by Billie Jean King, one of the most successful pro tennis players of all time having won a total of 39 Grand Slam titles.

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 World Ranking Points
Williams, Serena 9,945
Halep, Simona 6,060
Muguruza, Garbiñe 5,200
Sharapova, Maria 5,011
Radwanska, Agnieszka 4,500
Kvitova, Petra 4,220
Williams, Venus 3,790
Pennetta, Flavia 3,621
Safarova, Lucie 3,590
Kerber, Angelique 3,590
Pliskova, Karolina 3,285
Bacsinszky, Timea 3,133
Suárez Navarro, Carla 3,090
Bencic, Belinda 2,900
Vinci, Roberta 2,785
Ivanovic, Ana 2,645
Wozniacki, Caroline 2,641
Keys, Madison 2,600
Svitolina, Elina 2,590
Errani, Sara 2,525
Jankovic, Jelena 2,445
Azarenka, Victoria 2,276
Makarova, Ekaterina 2,201
Petkovic, Andrea 2,185
Kuznetsova, Svetlana 2,006
Schmiedlova, Anna Karolina 1,875
Stosur, Samantha 1,865
Pavlyuchenkova, Anastasia 1,840
Mladenovic, Kristina 1,725
Stephens, Sloane 1,715
Begu, Irina-Camelia 1,630
Lisicki, Sabine 1,568
Tsurenko, Lesia 1,445
Garcia, Caroline 1,420
Giorgi, Camila 1,325
Gavrilova, Daria 1,300
Vandeweghe, Coco 1,247
Cibulkova, Dominika 1,246
Niculescu, Monica 1,245
Brengle, Madison 1,238
Wickmayer, Yanina 1,202
Strycova, Barbora 1,170
Cornet, Alizé 1,155
Van Uytvanck, Alison 1,149
Barthel, Mona 1,135
Pereira, Teliana 1,132
Lepchenko, Varvara 1,125
Konta, Johanna 1,107
Bouchard, Eugene 1,064
Goerges, Julia 1,040
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