Charleston- Tennis player Sania Mirza today achieved the world number one rank in doubles, following her stunning title win at the WTA Family Circle Cup with partner Martina Hingis.

Sania topped the ranking table with 7965 points, ahead of Italy's Sara Errani. It is Sania's third successive title win with Hingis. Both won trophy in Indian Wells, which was their first tournament together.

The pair only lost three sets in 14 matches. However, the WTA official rankings will be released tomorrow.