SanTina back together for the WTA Finals
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Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis have declared that they will join forces to defend their WTA Finals title in Singapore. The Indo-Swiss duo, who announced their split in August this year, will be seeded second for the prestigious year-ending event behind the all French pairing of Garcia-Mladenovic.
The pair, who won three Grand Slams together, will play their return match against sixth-seeded Yung-Jan Chan and Hao-ching Chan at the Singapore event.
Sania, who has just completed 80 weeks at the top of the Women's doubles rankings, took to Twitter to announce the return of "
Ready or not - here we come 🎾🎾😌😌 @WTA @mhingis #SanTina pic.twitter.com/6sRrna02BG— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) October 25, 2016
The French pairing of Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic have been seeded ahead of
The defending Champions won their crown last year against the pairing of Garbine Muguruza and Carla Suarez Navarro, who they beat in the final.
Mirza and Hingis did face off against one another in the Cincinnati final, where the Indian emerged victorious in straight sets.