World’s Top Ten Female Tennis Stars

  • April 21, 2016
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The world’s best tennis queens who played tennis as a passion and get a huge attention all over the world. Many great female tennis players have graced the courts over the years and it becomes very difficult to find out who is on the top of the list. After pouring through numerous statistical records here is a list of the world’s top ten female tennis players.

1. Steffi Graf

steffi graf

According to the survey, Steffi Graf established the record of 377 weeks ranked as number one in the world. She is the only player who establishes this amazing record in the tennis history. The former German tennis player, Steffi Graf was born on June 14, 1969 in Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, West Germany. In her professional career between 1982 to 1999, she was on the top in the list of greatest female tennis players.

2. Serena Williams

Serena Williams

Serena Williams is always the one of the strongest and the  powerful American tennis player. In the singles tennis, she is always on the number one position who earn 69 career titles and 21 Grand Slam Singles titles. She is the most dominant performer who keep the game on the highest level by achieving so much success and popularity. She was born in the year 1981 and start her profession as a tennis player on September 24, 1995.

3. Martina Navratilova

Martina Navratilova

In the 1970’s and 1980’s, Martina Navratilova was counted as the one of the greatest tennis female players of the world. She was born on October 18, 1956 and retired in the year 2006. She starts her career in 1975 and established wonderful records by earning the 167 career titles and 18 Grand Slam Singles title.

4. Chris Evert

Chris Evert

In the time period between 1979 to 1987, the Chris Evert was known as Chris Evert- Lloyd. She is a former professional tennis player from the United states and born on December 21, 1954. She was retired in 1989 after giving an exceptional performance in the field of tennis and won 157 career titles and 18 Grand Slam singles titles.

5. Monica Seles

Monica Seles

Monica Seles is the famous name, who have the ability to earn the 53 career titles and 9 Grand Slam singles titles in tennis. She is a former American professional player of the year 1989 to 2008. She was born in 1973 in  Novi Sad, SFR Yugoslavia. She is one of the most dominant players who gain a huge fan following worldwide.

6. Margaret Court

Margaret Court

Margaret Court is a retired Australian tennis player who is best known for her successful tennis career. She is currently working as a Christian Minister in Perth, Australia. She was born on July 16, 1942 and start her professional career in the year 1960. She is 192 career titles, 24 Grand Slam title winner and first women in the open era to win the singles Grand slam  in 1970.

7. Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King was born on November 22, 1943 in Long Beach, California, United States. King starts her career in 1959 and after winner the numerous awards such as 129 career titles and 12 Grand Slams single titles, she got retirement in the year 1983.  Her wonderful aggressive style of playing attracts more attention of tennis lover.

8. Evonne Goolagong

Evonne Goolagong

The full name of Evonne Goolagong is Evonne Goolagong Cawley, who was born on July 31, 1951. She is one of the most passionate performer in her professional time, who established many numerous records. She won 68 career titles and 7 Grand slam singles titles, including 4 Australian, 1 French, 2 Wimbledon in her professional history.

9. Venus Williams

Venus Williams

Venus Williams is the sister of an American professional tennis player, Serena Williams. Like her sister, she also recorded her name in the top wonderful tennis players in the world. She was born on July 17, 1980 in California. In her professional time period between 1994 to till now, she established several records by winning 48 career titles and 7 Grand Slam singles titles.

10. Justine Henin

Justine Henin

Justine Henin was born in 1982 and start her professional career as a Belgian former professional tennis player of the year 1999. Henin won 50 career titles and 7 Grand Slam singles titles, including 1 Australian, 4 French, 2 US Open. After her wonderful professional success, she got retirement in the year 2008 and 2011.