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Top 10 Hottest Female Tennis Players of all time

Tennis is one of the most popular games worldwide. The game is followed by millions of fans around the globe. It’s amazing to see the charming girls playing with rackets in tennis. There are many hottest female tennis players around the world and most of them have a huge fan following. Among all these hottest female players, it is very difficult to pick up top ten. Although everyone has his/her own choices, but we felt that our readers should also read about some of the hottest female tennis players of all time.

List of Top 10 hottest female tennis players:

So, Sporty Ghost have took an attempt to make a list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time. Your any constructive suggestions will be welcome in the comment box.

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Let’s find out now who is the hottest female tennis player of all time?

10. Serena Williams

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Serena Williams is not only beautiful but she has the best body in the history of tennis. Serena also made her mark in the fashion world as well as the television industry. She is the one hottest female tennis player that really is a pro in tennis. Serena Wiliams is an American professional tennis player who was born on 26 September, 1981. She was declared as World No. 1 by WTA in women’s singles for five various occasions. Serena is also an Olympic gold medalist for women’s singles and double categories.

She attained total 30 grand slam titles in various division of tennis. She also won a career Golden Grand Slam after winning 2012 summer Olympic gold. Serena is the first woman in this category to win Career Golden Grand slam for both singles and doubles. She marked her name as one of the best female tennis players as well. We have selected her at No 10 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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9. Elena Dementieva

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Elena is the recently retired Russian hottie and was one of the most well-mannered and hottest female tennis players. The former No. 4 in women’s tennis looked terrifically beautiful on the tennis court. She is definitely the dreamy woman for lot of guys. As a blonde, tall and hot player, she played quite magnificently in the court. Elena is considered as a blonde hottie with a schoolgirl charm as she ties her hair in ponytail. When she started to swing her racket to gracefully hit the tennis ball, it would be a big day for the ball itself. She was very much popular among the men, thus she was voted as one of the top 99 Women by AskMen.com.

Elena Dementieva is also a gold medalist in 2008 Beijing Olympics, a silver medalist in 2000 Sydney Olympics and won many more awards in the field of tennis. She established herself as a true champion since she was 13 years of age. In her hometown, there were hardly any awards that she didn’t won. She attained many international awards alongside. Her mentors for tennis were her parents Viatcheslav and Vera who both played tennis as recreational purpose. Elena is at No. 9 spot in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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8. Maria Kirilenko

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Maria Kirilenko is another gorgeous blonde Russian and smoking hot tennis player in the tennis world. This beautiful girl was born in Moscow, Russia and holds a highest WTA ranking of 18. In the Swimsuit Edition of 2009, she has been the cover. Maria dominates her notable presence in the women’s doubles title and she is considered to be the best among others.

Maria Kirilenko may be one of the underrated beautiful Russian athletes but she presented herself as a fashionable beauty. She posed in several famous fashion magazines like Vogue and also appeared for many Sport Illustrations. She very much enjoyed media attention and loved being the center of all action. Maria Kirilenko is likely to be placed at No. 8 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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7. Tatiana Golovin

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The 24-year French is another hottest female tennis player in our list. Tatiana Golovin is a very popular figure for her explosive forehand. Not only she has done enough photo-shoots for Sports Illustrated Magazine, she has a charismatic personality too. Tatiana left tennis for her lower back injuries. This French beauty won the 2001 French Open mixed doubles and reached 2006 US Open.

Tatiana was hailed by Sportarium as the No. 1 sexiest tennis player in 2012. She also posed in Sports Illustrated Magazine in their Swimsuit Edition in 2009 along with Maria Kirilenko and Daniela Hantuchova and the photo was entitled as ‘Volley of the Dolls’. Tatiana grabs her place at No. 7 in our top 10 hottest female tennis players of all-time list.

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6. Sania Mirza

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Sania Mirza is an Indian beauty with enormous talent in tennis. She is hot, sensational and intelligent. It is a real pleasure to watch her play in the tennis court. The 24-year married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik. Sania Mirza is well renowned for her forehand ground strokes that are full of power and strength. She is the No. 1 Indian tennis player both in singles and doubles categories. Sania has recently surpassed US $1 million career earnings and made her the highest paid female tennis player ever in India. She also marked her name as the first Indian to win WTA Tour title and 2009 Australian Open for mixed doubles. Beside all these, she won Grand Slam tournament and cracked the top 50 WTA ranking.

Many critics are very much curious of her being exposed physical outfits while playing despite her being a Muslim by birth. In fact, all these caused a vital issue in their religion. However, this obstacle did not stop her from winning titles in tennis. She continues to reign the tennis world with her gorgeous beauty and her outstanding performance. She ranked 77th in the AskMen.com’s Top 99 women for 2012. Then why should we stay behind? We gladly gave her the No. 6 position in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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5. Dominika Cibulkova

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Dominika Cibulkova is a kind of bombshell from Czechoslovakia and she is one of the rising stars in tennis. The French tennis player Gael Monfils is quite lucky to get this beautiful girl around him. Cibulkova currently is at No. 16 ranks in women’s singles WTA rating. In May 2005, she achieved the World Junior title in tennis. Her biggest breakthrough started when she played 2009 French Open and the semi-finals. She also stepped into the quarter-finals in 2010 US Open and 2011 Wimbledon Championship.

She ranked at top 6 in simplytopten.com’s sexiest female tennis players of the world. Not only that, AskMen.com has also listed her name as one of the top 99 hottest women in 2007 and 2008 and in 2012, the Maxim Magazine hailed her as No. 1. Then it is our turn to hail by her beauty and put her at No. 5 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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4. Ashley Harklero

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Ashley Harklero is an American sensation who posed nude at the famous Playboy Magazine as the first WTA player. She always matches her tennis with what she is wearing. She was very much famous in that way. With her appealing looks, she attracted lots of men and lured them to watch her play tennis. People hailed her as ‘American Ana’ after her appearance at 2001 US Open for wearing a scandalous outfits.

Being so hot didn’t stop her from winning titles in tennis. She ranked as the 77th attractive lady in the AskMen.com‘s Top 99 women in 2012. Ashley makes her step at No. 4 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time. The coach Chuck Adams may seems very lucky to marry this beautiful woman. Moreover, Ashley’s prize money values over one million USD.

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3. Ana Ivanovic

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When the sensation Ana Kournikova retired from tennis, a different Ana quickly filled her place and has more than kept men’s interest in women’s tennis. The six-footer Serbian beauty, Ana Ivanovic previously ranked at No. 1 in WTA rating. She has graced many sports magazine’s cover and also dated some of sports’ most eligible bachelors. Ana currently holds the No 6 spot in WTA rating. Her aggressive style of play has brought her many successes.

The former world No 1 has one Grand Slam, Roland Garros to her name. Although, in early 2008, Ana was struggling to regain her form and has had difficulty both in her serve and mental state to play the game. She looks adorable and sweet, no matter whether she plays well or not. We kept her at prestigious No. 3 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

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2. Anna Kournikova

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Our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time will be a total failure if we missed this girl, Anna Kournikova. She isn’t known particularly well for her tennis but more for her heavenly beauty. Anna was very competent to fill the stadiums with eager spectators who cheered to her and loved her despite of her lacking in the game. Anna is undoubtedly the world’s best known hottest woman with her glamorous beauty. This retired Russian beauty is the most search hottest female tennis player over the internet for decades. Millions of men are ready to give away their hearts to her unique and amazing beauty. Anna has made herself an example of being a star not because of her skill in tennis but just for being sexy and hot. As per Anna’s fans, she looks lot like a Greek goddess in her many tennis outfits which made admirers to be stunned at her beauty.

Anna became quite popular after her appearance in a music video with Enrique. In 2002, she was voted as FHM’s Sexiest Woman in the World. She may have a short span of tennis career, but she has produced a huge fan following after all she is the Goddess. Anna has spent her years off the courts, making newspaper headlines for her relationship gossip with singer Enrique Iglesias and for her modeling efforts around the world. He bikini body and long blonde hair are so popular that she recently appeared on an episode of the ‘Biggest Losers In America’. She also graced many covers of endless magazines. Anna Kournikova is the second hottest female tennis player in our list.

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1. Maria Sharapova

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Undoubtedly at top of the hottest and sexiest female tennis players in no other than The Russian sensation Maria Sharapova. She is currently at No 3 in WTA ranking. She is very popular with her modeling outfits and made numerous assignments which also includes Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She is sexy as well as glamorous which makes her the hottest of all. With immense fame, beauty and wealth she is loved by men all over the world. She has established herself as the most famous female tennis player of all time, particularly among the men. We were destined to put her name at No. 1 in our list of top 10 hottest female tennis players of all time.

Maria Sharapova is well known for her modeling and on court fashion. She has also been featured in advertisements like Nike, Canon and Prince and she appears to be the face of various fashion houses, most notably Cole Haan. Between 2005 and 2008, Sharapova remained the most searched female athlete on Yahoo! On February 2007, she was assigned as the ambassador of UNDP which concerns with the Chernobyl recovery and Development Program. Her name was enlisted in the “30 Legends of Women’s Tennis: Past, Present and Future” on June 2011 by the famous TIME magazine. Again in 2012, she appeared to be one of the “100 Greatest of All Time” by Tennis Channel.

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Hope you enjoyed our list of Top 10 Hottest female tennis players of all time. Don’t forget to tell us who is your favorite female tennis player and don’t forget to make your own list anyway.

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World Tennis Hall of Fame 2015 Members

There are many talented tennis players who have shown their extreme skills and outstanding performance with the tennis racket last season. Starting from the legends like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, till the novices who officially turned pro a couple of years ago, all the tennis players tried their best to achieve the success through their performance. The Sporty Ghost team mainly focused on all the basic statistics like total aces, 1st serve return points, break points opportunities and percentage of total points won in selecting the inductees of Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

The performances of these tennis players at major tennis tournaments like US Open, Wimbledon, ATP World Tour Masters, Roland Garros and Australian Open also played important role at making the list of Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

Tennis Hall of Fame 2015:

The recent ATP World rankings were also kept in mind while selecting the players. So, let’s check out Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

10. Marin Cilic

World Tennis Hall of Fame 2015 Members, Marin Cilic
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Marin Cilic, the Croatian professional tennis player is the reigning US Open champion. Cilic has won a total 13 ATP singles titles so far and on 13 October 2014, he achieved his career-high singles ranking No. 8. Marin Cilic first came into focus by defeating then World No. 2 Andy Murray in the fourth round of US Open 2009. Following this, he reached the 2010 Australian Open semifinals. He also made the 2014 Wimbledon quarterfinal.

From his early young age, Cilic developed his career in tennis. His career started in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the young potential was discovered by local hometown coaches. They encouraged him to move to Zagreb for further training. Eventually, he found Bob Brett and made himself established in the professional tennis in 2005. After thorough research, we have selected him for the Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

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9. Tomas Berdych

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Tomas Berdych is a Czech by nationality, playing professional tennis. He was the finalist of 2010 Wimbledon Championships and caused consecutive upsets by defeating the top seed and six-time champion Roger Federer in the quarterfinals and Novak Djokovic, the then world No. 3 at the semifinals. However, at the final, he was defeated to Rafael Nadal in straight sets. His biggest career win came at the Paris Masters in 2005 as an unseeded player, defeating Ivan Ljubicic in the final of the tournament.

Tomas Berdych is one of the few active players in the modern times to have reached the semifinals of all four Grand Slams. In the Tennis Hall of Fame 2015, Berdych is a potential tennis player with an amazing stamina. He is one of the two players to defeat all the big four in the major events of tennis.

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8. Stan Wawrinka

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Stan Wawrinka is currently the Swiss no. 2 and the World no. 7 in ATP tennis ranking. The Swiss climbed to his highest ranking so far, no. 3 on 27 January, 2014 because of his first grand slam win, the Australian Open in 2014. He reached the semifinals of 2013 US Open and 2015 Australian Open semifinals, where he lost to Novak Djokovic in five sets. He also won the Monte Carlo Masters in 2014 and made it to the finals in 2013 Madrid Masters.

Wawrinka is also a gold medalist in the men’s double event at 2008 summer Olympics, partnering with another Swiss Roger Federer. Federer and Wawrinka also were awarded with the 2008 Swiss Team of the Year award. Wawrinka has been playing Davis Cup for the Switzerland since 2004. He was the part of Swiss team in their 2014 Davis Cup win.

Wawrinka is considered as one of the best clay court tennis players while his backhand and serve being his best shots. He is one of the inductees in the Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

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7. David Ferrer

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The three-time Davis Cup winner David Ferrer is a Spanish professional tennis player who has won tournaments at all levels except at a Grand Slam. He stepped into the professional tennis in 2000 and from the very beginning of his career he was known as a clay court specialist, having won half of his titles on the surface. David Ferrer is at no. 7 in the Tennis Hall of Fame 2015 list.

Moreover, he attained a significant success on all kinds of surfaces, having reached the finals of 2013 French Open without losing a set, the semifinals of US Opens and Australian Open twice each and Wimbledon quarterfinal twice. In 2006, he first achieved a top-10 ranking and his career-high world ranking 3 was achieved in 2013.

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6. Milos Raonic

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Milos Raonic started his tennis career as a Canadian professional tennis player. Although, he was born in Yugoslavia, his family moved to Canada at the age of three. Now, he is Canada’s highest ATP-ranked male single tennis player since 1973, with a career-high ranking of world No. 6. Raonic qualified for his first Grand Slam event at the US Open in 2010. The following year, he ascended from 102 to 37 in a month, reaching the fourth round of the Australian Open. He won his first ATP title in 2011 SAP Open.

He is specially a hard-court player. He is one of the strongest server in recent tennis. Novak Djokovic commented about Raonic that he “has one of the best serves in the world. Very precise and very powerful”.

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5. Kei Nishikori

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Current World No. 4 Kei Nishikori is a Japanese professional tennis player. Nishikori is the only Japanese male tennis player ever to be ranked in the ATP top 10 ranking as well as the Tennis Hall of Fame 2015. He started playing tennis at the age of five and at 17, he qualified for his first ATP main draw event in Los Angeles. In 2008, Kei Nishikori was named the ATP Newcomer of the Year.

So far, Nishikori has won a total of eight singles titles and became runner-up at the 2014 US Open. It makes him the first ever male tennis player from Asia to reach a Grand Slam singles final. In addition, Nishikori is the first tennis player from Asia to qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals and also reached ATP semifinals in 2014. He was also the runner-up in 2014 Madrid Masters.

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4. Andy Murray

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Andy Murray, the Scottish born tennis player, started playing with tennis racket at the age of three. Surprisingly, Murray entered his first competitive tennis tournament at 5 and was playing league tennis at the age of eight. At 15, he moved to Barcelona, Spain to train at Sánchez-Casal Academy. Andy Murray won the junior US Open in 2004 and the following year, he turned himself professional.

Murray has many famous victories in his counts. Among them, 2012 Olympic games were notable where he defeated the world no. 1 Roger Federer in straight sets and won the gold medal, becoming the first British singles champion in over 100 years. The following year, Murray won the 2013 Wimbledon finals and became the first British tennis player to do so since Fred Perry. He is the only player in the history to win both the Olympic gold and US Open in the same year. Andy Murray will undoubtedly the 4th choice of Tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

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3. Rafael Nadal

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The current world No. 3 Rafael Nadal is widely regarded as the finest clay court master in the tennis history. Nadal has been nicknamed as “The King of Clay”. His all rounding performance in tennis made him to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Rafael Nadal has won 14 Grand Slams till now, which include the 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles, 15 ATP World Tour 500, and a record 27 ATP World Tour Masters 1000. He led the Spanish team to win Davis Cup four times, in 2004, 2008, 2009 and 2011.

He became the 7th player in the tennis history to achieve the Career Grand Slam in 2010.The tennis Hall of Fame 2015 will be truly incompleted without Rafael Nadal. He was also selected as the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year 2011. After Andre Agassi, Nadal is the second male player to complete the singles career Golden Slam.

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2. Roger Federer

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Roger Federer is considered as the greatest tennis player of all-time in the tennis history. Currently, No. 2, Roger Federer is a Swiss professional and he has been ranked the top 10 since October 2002. Federer held the world No. 1 ranking for a record 302 weeks, which also includes a consecutive 237 weeks. He is the winner of 17 Grand Slam titles so far, reaching each Grand Slam finals at least five times. He is the finalist of Wimbledon a record nine times.

Federer is also among the seven players, to capture a career Grand Slam. He currently shares an Open Era record for most Wimbledon titles (7) with Pete Sampras and US Open titles (5) with Sampras and Jimmy Connors. Federer is a true legend in tennis. He stepped into the 2nd spot in the tennis Hall of Fame 2015.

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1. Novak Djokovic

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Here he is, the Serbian star Novak Djokovic, the table topper of tennis Hall of Fame 2015. He is currently ranking as the World No. 1 by ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals). Undoubtedly, Djokovic is one of the best tennis players in the world. Novak Djokovic has won 8 Grand Slam singles titles and has been holding the No. 1 spot for a total of 139 weeks so far. He won the ATP World Tour Finals in 2008, 2012, 2013 and 2014 and was a part of Serbian team which won the Davis Cup in 2010.

In 2008 summer Olympics, Djokovic was the Bronze medal winner in men’s singles. He is the first and only to win the Australian Open title three times consecutively. This great tennis magician is currently reigning the tennis world with honor and pride.

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Top 10 Best Female Athletes in America

Sports are dominated by the males for centuries. It was considered a mere source of entertainment for men. On the contrary, women were busy with raising child and taking care of their husbands. Then, the changes came, where men and women equally work in the development of civilization. The American society adopted the changes faster than any other countries of the world. Now, American female society is participated in almost all kinds of sports along with the men. Their bold entry in the men’s field didn’t go in vain. Sometimes, they surpassed men, likewise in soccer and many other sports. They’ve gifted some best female athletes in American sports over time and still they are proving to be the best over men.

Sporty Ghost stepped forward to make a list of top 10 best female athletes in America. American female athletes are become popular not only in United States, but also all over the world. The female athletes we have enlisted here, are best in their own performance in different sports. So, let’s take a look-

Top 10 Best Female Athletes in America:

From NASCAR racing to UFC fighting competitions, American women have made their marks everywhere and became famous worldwide. Here are some popular American female athletes, who are renowned for their outstanding sporting nature.

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10. Gabby Douglas, Gymnastics

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Gabby Douglas took the place of Jordyn Weiber to be the top all-around gymnast in the world. She won two gold medals for United States in 2012 London Summer Olympics. Douglas won both the all-around championship and the team championship in that world competition. Thus, she became the first American ever to win the Olympic gold medals in both area of gymnastics. She was also an integral part of the gold winning United States team in 2011 World Championships.

The 4’11” gymnast, Gabby Douglas was nicknamed as “The Flying Squirrel” by the USA Gymnastics’ National Team Coordinator, Márta Károlyi, seeing her outstanding aerial performance on uneven bars. She was awarded the “Female Athlete of the Year” by Associated Press in 2013. She also received two BET Awards for her incredible achievements in the Olympics. She is at no. 10 position in the list of top 10 best female athletes in America.

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9. Allyson Felix, track and Field

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Allyson Felix is one of the most popular American track and field sprint athletes, who represents United States in international competitions. So far, she has bagged 2012 Olympic gold medal, two Olympic silver medals, and three world championship gold medals, in 200 meters sprint. She finished second at Athens and Beijing Olympics, and in London Olympics, she had determined to deliver the best performance. She ran a blazing race in 200 meters in just 21.88 seconds, defeating the 2nd place finisher Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser, who completed the race in 22.09 seconds. Allyson’s three golds at 2012 Summer Olympics are the most gold medals a female track and field athlete has won since 1988.

As an active participator of “Project Believe”, organized by US Anti- Doping Agency, she regularly tests to ensure that she is drug free. She is also considered as one of the top female athletes of the world. Obviously, she is truly a pride of American Olympic legacy.

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 8. Lindsey Vonn, Skiing

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Lindsey Vonn is one of the greatest female skiers in the history of America. Vonn is the one of two female skiers to ever win four overall World Cup championships, along with Annemarie Moser-Pröll. She has achieved that landmark in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012. She also secured a record seven World Cup seasons titles in the downhill discipline, five titles in super-G and three consecutive titles in combined. In 2010 Winter Olympic, she placed herself to be the first female ever in the history of America after winning the gold medal in downhill category. She is placed at no. 8 in our list of top 10 best female athletes in America.

Lindsey Vonn got off to a slow start in earlier 2013 due to her illness. But, soon she recovered and got things going at Lake Louise by sweeping all three races. Her career total reached to a 56 and Vonn became the second best of all-time among female skiers.

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7. Danica Patrick, NASCAR

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Danica Patrick is an American Auto racing driver. She has become the most successful female racer in the history of American open-wheel racing, winning the 2008 Indy Japan 300 and became the only woman in an IndyCar series race. She also finished 3rd in the 2009 Indianapolis 500, which is the highest finish there ever by a female racer. Patrick participated in the NASCAR Nationwide series in 2012. She has driven the #10 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing in the Sprint Cup Series since the 2013 season. She has been remarkably consistent in the American Auto-racing, as she is doing something that none of the other athletes on this list by competing against male athletes. She became the first female NASCAR driver in 2013 to win a NASCAR Sprint Cup series pole, after qualifying for the Daytona 500.

She is an inspirational model in female auto racing in United states. Danica Patrick currently holds the no. 7 spot in the list of top 10 best female athletes in America. She is a record holder for the most consecutive races running at the finish (50 races).

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 6. Serena Williams, Tennis

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Serena Williams has been among the most dominating female athletes in the world in recent time. she is currently ranking No.1 in women’s singles tennis. She has ranked No.1 in singles on six separate occasions, which make her one of the best female tennis players in the world. Serena Williams has won 30 Grand Slams titles in her glorious career, in which 15 in women’s singles, 13 in doubles and two titles in the mixed doubles. Serena is currently the reigning champion of French Open, Australian Open, US Open, WTA Tour Championship. She is also the Olympic Gold medalist in women’s singles. According to many, Serena Williams is the greatest female tennis player of all-time. she is the 6th top American female athlete in our list.

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 5. Alex Morgan, Soccer

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Alex Morgan is an American National Soccer team player and the former Olympic gold medalist. At just 22, Alex joined the USWNT in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World cup, becoming the youngest member in the squad. She spent a remarkable season in 2012, scoring 28 goals and making 21 assists, which made her the sixth and youngest female soccer player in the United States to score more than 20 goals in a single calendar year. At 2012 London Olympics, her game winning goal at 123rd minute in the semi-final match against Canada is the most remarkable memory in American Female soccer. She ranks at No. 5 in our list of top 10 best female athletes in America.

She was awarded the “US Female Athlete of the Year” in 2012 for her mesmerizing performance in soccer. She is now at 25 and has a huge potentials to give more to the American soccer team. Alex Morgan is also one of the best looking female soccer player in the world.

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4. Missy Franklin, Swimming

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Melissa Jeanette Franklin is an American competition swimmer, who has won four Olympic gold medals so far in her career. Perhaps, Missy is the brightest among all the young stars in the list of top 10 best female athletes in America. She is currently the world record holder in the 200-meter backstroke and American record holder in both 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke. At just 17, in her debut summer Olympics in 2012, Missy Franklin bagged a total five medals, four of which were gold medals. She has earned the award of “World Swimmer of the Year” in 2011 and 2012 for her incredible swimming performance.

Franklin has won a total of 22 medals in different international swimming competitions. Although she holds the dual citizenship of America and Canada, she chose to compete for the United States. She holds her spot at No. 4 in top 10 best female athletes in America.

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3. Allison Schmitt, Swimming

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Like her teammate Melissa Franklin, Allison Schmitt is another young star in American swimming. She enormously helped United States to be glorious at the Olympic games and World Swimming Championships. Schmitt managed to win a bronze in her debut at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay. Four years later, after preparing herself more preciously, she rose, winning a total five medals in 2012 London Olympics, in which there were three gold medals she won in the 200-meter freestyle swimming, in 4×100-meter medley relay, and 4×200-meter freestyle relay.

Allison has won 14 medals in major international swimming competitions for America. She is a real performer at the international stage. She is a glittering star at American Swimming team. Allison has also earned the status to be one of the most popular female athletes in America.

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2. Ronda Rousey, Mixed Martial Arts

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Ronda Rousey is an American mixed martial artist and a judoka. In 2008, she became the first American female Judo practitioner to ever win a medal at the summer Olympic games. Later in 2013, Rousey blew the lid off another sport, martial arts, and became the first ever woman to win a fight inside the UFC Octagon by defeating Liz Carmouche. Her dominance can be easily identified by looking at a 7-0 winning record. She has never allowed an opponent to make it out of the first round and won every single match with her horrifying effective armbar, which has broken the arms of numerous opponents.

Ronda Rousey is the No.1 pound-for-pound female MMA fighter in the world. Fight Matrix enlisted her name as the No. 1 Current Women’s MMA Bantamweight Fighter and No. 1 Women’s MMA Fighter of all-time. she is also featured in the Hollywood film “The Expendables 3” in 2014. She is the 2nd choice in our list of top 10 best female athletes in America.

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1. Kayla Harrison, Judo

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Following in the footsteps of Ronda Rousey, Kayla Harrison might just be the best ever Judoka in the history of United States. In 2008, Kayla won the Junior World Championship in Judo and became runner-up in the following year. In 2010, Kayla Harrison won the prestigious title of World Judo Championships.

Just before the 2012 London Summer Olympics, she endured a severe injury during the training session, having torn a medial collateral ligament. It was an immense struggle for her to recover and join the Olympic. Eventually, on 2 August, 2012 she won the Olympic gold medal in the 78-kg category, defeating Gemma Gibbons by two yukos and made the history by becoming the first American to ever win an Olympic gold medal in judo. Kayla Harrison is a priceless asset for American sports. After many research and analysis, she becomes our 1st choice to be at No. 1 in the top 10 best female athletes in America.

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Top 10 greatest tennis players of all time (Men)

Tennis is one of the top ranked sports now a days. The game is very popular worldwide. Tennis has gathered over 1 billion fans across the world. Tennis stands at 4th in the list of most popular sports in the world. the sport is also played as a popular college sport across Asia, Europe and America. There are many tennis players who are admired widely for their skillful performances. The world of tennis has produced many famous tennis players over the decades. In this article, we have tried to enlist the greatest tennis players of all time. There is still some intense competition for the no. 1 place and debatable in some manner.

The list has been made based on the legacies and achievements of top tennis players around the world. All these tennis players are extremely hard working and very much passionate about tennis. They gave up everything for the sake of tennis. They all ultimately reached the peak of success and emerged at top of ladder. Let’s have a look at the list of top 10 greatest tennis players of all time.

Top 10 greatest tennis players of all time:

 

10. Jimmy Connors

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Jimmy Connors is a legendary American no. 1 retired tennis player. He seized the top spot of tennis for consecutive 160 weeks (1974-1977), which became a world record that period. Connors was known for his fiery competitiveness and his winning spirit. He secured total 109 career titles in his life. In his peak of success, Connors won 5 US Open, 2 Wimbledon and one Australian Open. In the Open era of 1974, he won three majors in a calendar year with a winning rate of 81.9%. At the age of 39, he reached the semifinals of US open and proved he was worthy where others at this stage will fade away. This great tennis player took the job of a coach after his retirement. He coached many famous tennis players like Andy Roddick and Maria Sharapova.

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9. Ivan Lendl

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Ivan Lendl is the pioneer of modern “power tennis”. In the game, he particularly relied upon his incredible strength and heavy topspin from the baseline. He is regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time. he was the most prolific tennis player in the 1980s. In his 16 years of tennis career, Lendl secured 8 grand slam single titles which include 3 US open, 3 French open and 2 Australian open. He maintained the no. 1 position for 270 weeks, breaking the previous record of Jimmy Connors. He also marked his name as one of the three best tennis players who won more than 1000 singles during his career. After retirement, he took the responsibility to coach Andy Murray and he did that quite successfully.

8. John McEnroe

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John McEnroe was a exceptionally talented player, who was better known for his special touch on volley. The former American tennis player’s name was inducted in the Tennis Hall of Fame in 1999. The former world no. 1 won total 7 grand slam singles and a record eight year-end tennis championships titles. He used to amazed the tennis lovers with his superb volleying skills and shot-making artistry. He played his role as United States captain in the Davis cup and led his team to win the cup five times. After his retirement, McEnroe became a television commentator.

7. Andre Agassi

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Andre Agassi is a retired American tennis player and one of the biggest tennis superstars. He was the most dominant player from the early 1990s to mid 2000s. he is the winner of 8 grand slams in his career. Agassi was best known for his service returning ability and his charismatic style. He was the only player in the history to achieve the Career Golden grand slam, which was highly praised by the famous Sports Illustrated magazine. He is undoubtedly one of the greatest tennis players of all time. His career was disturbed by multiple muscle injuries namely sciatica and spondylolisthesis. He decided to retire from tennis in 2006 at the age of 36.

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6. Bjorn Borg

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Bjorn Borg is a Swedish international and the former no. 1 tennis player in the world. Borg became the first tennis player ever in the history to win 11 grand slam titles, which include six French open and five consecutive Wimbledon. His winning rate of 82.7% is still the best in tennis era. He was teenage sensation in the 1970s. He achieved his grand slam tally just at 25 and became very much popular among the young generation. The immense pressure eventually caused burnout, which led him to retire at just 26. It is easily imaginable what would happen if he spent another 10 years in tennis.

5. Rod Laver

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Rodney Laver is one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He is Australian by nationality and the former no. 1 ranked tennis player. Laver won a total 200 singles titles, which are the most in the history of tennis. He is at no. 5 in our list with 11 grand slams in his career. His memorable contribution is notable in five Davis cup titles for Australia team. He could perform on all kinds of court surface of his time: clay, grass, carpet, hard and wood. He was famous for his faultless techniques and aggressive groundstrokes.

4. Novak Djokovic

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The Serbian is currently holding the no. 1 spot in world tennis ranking. He has won 11 grand slam singles titles so far. His grand slams include 6 Australian open, 3 Wimbledon and 2 US Open titles. Djokovic has shown enough potential to be at the top of our list. But, still long way to go for this youngster. In 2015 US open, he reached the final for the sixth time and met Roger Federer. Dojokovic defeated him in four sets to grab his 3rd grand slam title of that year. Djokovic has proven to be an all-court player, who has powerful groundstrokes. His back-hand is regarded as the most powerful and accurate today’s game. Novak Djokovic is clearly a most talent tennis player in the world.

3. Pete Sampras

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Pete Sampras from California, United States is another legendary tennis player. The former no. 1 tennis player earned the nickname “Pistol Pete” for his incredible accuracy in serving. He was best known for producing aces on critical points. Later in his career, he became more offensive and often employed chip-and-charge strategy. Before going to retirement in 2002, he bagged 14 grand slams ( 2 Australian open, 7 Wimbledon and 5 US open). He was at no. 1 consecutively for 5 years (1993-1998). He is an iconic figure in world tennis.

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2. Rafael Nadal

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Rafael Nadal, the Spanish international has secured 14 grand slam titles so far. The former world no. 1 is regarded as the most deadliest player at the clay-court. He achieved a record 9 French open titles, which proves that he is the undefeated champion of clay. His aggressive style of play and heavy topspin groundstrokes are very exciting to watch. He has developed a strong left hand in making strokes. He is the only male tennis player to win single grand slam tournament a record nine  consecutive times. His all court performance has made him one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Although he is currently struggling with his form, he has the strength to come back and regain his honor once again.

1. Roger Federer

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Here we are at no. 1 and it’s none other than great Roger Federer. His incredible achievements made him the greatest of them all. He won a record 17 grand slam single titles (4 Australian open, 1 French open, 7 Wimbledon, and 5 US open). Roger is very much fond of breaking records after records. He held the world no. 1 for 302 weeks, which was never done before by any tennis player. He reached each grand slam final for at least five times. Federer won total 302 matches in the grand slam. The Swiss superstar has achieved Laureus world Sportsman of the Year for a record four consecutive years. He is an all-round and all-court player. He is incredible with fluid style and sharp shot making. John McEnroe mentioned Federer’s forehand as “the greatest shot in our sport”. Federer is truly a phenomenon in the world of tennis and undoubtedly he is the no. 1 top tennis player in the recent time.