We now are entering into the 2016 tennis season and on the Monday the 18th of January we have the beginning of the Open in Australia which runs through Sunday the 31st of January and we are previewing the Women's singles tournament.
It’s become very clear that Serena Williams has been the hottest name in the world of womens’ tennis. She currently has 11,821 points in the WTA rankings. Maria Sharapova is in second with only 6,036 points.
For Tennis the US Open is here and you can see a lot of grand slam tennis action, as Serena Williams seeks to gain her 1st Career Grand Slam after she won the Wimbledon, Roland Garros French Open and the Australian Open. However, in the Women’s singles there are a couple of players who could bring an end to Williams run. In the Men’s singles there are also a few talented players seeking to get attention under the New York bright lights.
The ATP World Tour has Novak Djokovic listed as the top tennis player in the world. He has the strongest numbers in the world right now as he has 13,755 points in the 2015 season as of mid-August. What’s more is that this is all in just seventeen tournaments; most players in the ATP have played in twenty or more this year. This just makes it all the more impressive to see how well Djokovic has done throughout much of the current tennis season.
With the 2015 Wimbledon tournament well underway and the WTA brings us the semifinal match between Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams on Thursday the 9th of July 2015 at 4 AM ET with the match played at the All England Tennis Club at Wimbledon.