The tennis champion has been voted WTA’s Player of the Year for the 4th consecutive time & seventh overall. The awards were announced on Tuesday, December 8, by the Women’s Tennis Association.
Williams was ranked No. 1 throughout 2015, going 53-3 with a WTA-high five titles, including three at major tournaments- Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon. William’s older sister, Venus was recognized as Comeback Player of the Year. Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza were Doubles Team of the Year, and Daria Gavrilova was Newcomer of the Year.