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Djokovic, Serena named 'world champions'

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Novak Djokovic (AFP)
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London - Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic were named the women's and men's players of the year by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Tuesday.

Both won three of the four Grand Slams in 2015 and are well clear in the world rankings.

Williams, who was named 'ITF World Champion' for the sixth time, won five titles throughout the year, finishing with a 53-3 win-loss record. 

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