Maria finishes the year number 2

Maria will end 2014 at No.2 in the WTA rankings.

This is Maria’s highest year end ranking and she also achieved this in 2006 and 2012. This is the eighth year that Maria has ended the year in the top five.

Highlights of 2014 include winning the French Open, Madrid, Beijing and Stuttgart.

Here is the top 5:
1. Serena Williams (USA) 8485
2. Maria Sharapova (RUS) 7050
3. Simona Halep (ROU) 6292
4. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 5966
5. Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 4820