Ranking
#1

Angelique
Kerber

  • Age:
    28

  • Country:
    Germany

  • Residence:
    Kiel, 
    Germany

  • Turned Pro:
    2003

  • 2016 Earnings:
    $8,565,772

News

Svetlana Kuznetsova ousts Venus Williams in Wuhan; top-ranked Kerber falls to Kvitova

Williams struggled with her serve in the gusty conditions and had seven double faults. 

Angelique Kerber beats Kristina Mladenovic in first match as world No. 1

The 28-year-old German didn't face a break point in the second and third sets. 

Baseline's U.S. Open Takeaways, No. 10: Angelique Kerber stands out by the numbers

Kerber is the first WTA player not named Serena to win multiple major singles titles in a calendar year since Henin in 2007. 

No. 1 ranking starting to settle in for satisfied Angelique Kerber

The German is the oldest player to reach No. 1 for the first time.  

Who made the grade, and who came up short? Handing out our U.S. Open assessments

Angelique Kerber and Stan Wawrinka weren't the only ones who turned heads in Flushing Meadows.