Maria needs little or no introduction, a true mega star of sport, she has been at the top of her game for around a decade. This is her first entry in this list as she featured too late in 2014 to make it into the top 25 last year.
Maria may not have the most its on this site, but her moderate site popularity coupled with her strong 2015 showing mean she ranks in the top 25 appearing at 21st.
With one Grand Slam final and another semi, it was a tough year in the discipline as Serena dominated the big tournaments. She won the Brisbane International and the Italian Open, meaning she had titles to her name.
Here are some images of her
Her original gallery is here Maria Sharapova 1