SanTina: Tennis' number 1 women's duo in records and trivia

Updated: 01 February, 2016 12:47 IST | A Correspondent |

With the Indo-Swiss duo of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis winning the Australian Open 2016 doubles title, here are some other set of records and trivia about them

With the Indo-Swiss duo of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis winning the Australian Open 2016 doubles title, here are some other set of records and trivia about them.

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis. Pic/ AFP

>> They are fondly called 'SanTina'.

>> Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis have won 3 Grand slams together - 2015 Wimbledon, 2015 US Open and the 2016 Australian Open.

>> This is their third Australian title in 2016 after winning the Brisbane International and Sydney International.

>> Sania and Martina have now won 36 successive matches, the third highest in WTA history.

>> They hold the longest unbeaten streak since 1990 by Jana Novotna and Helen Sukova (44).

>> In 2015 they won the WTA Tour Championships, Indian Wells, Miami Open, Beijing Open and Wuhan Open.

First Published: 29 January, 2016 14:45 IST

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