Originally Posted by Mexicola
Interesting article on what the end year WTA rankings would have been if they used the old system of giving extra points for wins against top ranked players. Maria would have finished the year second behind Serena, but one spot ahead of Vika.
Very misleading article. They didnt even added the actual WTA ranking points, and it is absolutely pointless using the quality points alone.
Just another amateur attmept from american media to make Serena the #1.
Actually they should have just use the Pre-1997 ranking system (quality pts + divisor system), the order of top3 would have been the same as this article but its a much more legit argument than their flop numbers.
btw here are my year end quality point calculations: