List of the best tennis players from Switzerland, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Switzerland has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. Make sure to also check out the best men's tennis players of the 1950s and the greatest English tennis players. These are some of the most talented Swiss tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Switzerland and are aspiring to play tennis professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular tennis player from Switzerland then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
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Tennis player Roger Federer (IPA pronunciation: [ˈɹɑ.dʒər ˈfɛ.dər.ər]) (born August 8, 1981) is a Swiss tennis professional, currently ranked World No. 1. Many experts and many of his own tennis peers believe that Federer may be the greatest men's singles player of all time. Federer has won eleven ...more
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 1998
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Stanislas "Stan" Wawrinka is a Swiss professional tennis player. He is currently the Swiss no. 2 and world no. 7, as of 16 February 2015. He climbed to his highest ranking so far, no. 3, on 27 January 2014 as a result of winning his first Grand Slam event, the 2014 Australian Open. He also reached ...more
Birthplace: Lausanne, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 2002
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Martina Hingis is a Swiss professional tennis player who spent a total of 209 weeks as world no. 1. She won five Grand Slam singles titles. She also won nine Grand Slam women's doubles titles, winning a calendar-year doubles Grand Slam in 1998, and two Grand Slam mixed doubles titles. Hingis set a ...more
Birthplace: Košice, Slovakia
Nationality: Switzerland, Slovakia
Year Turned Pro: 1994
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Marc Rosset is a former professional tennis player from Switzerland who is best remembered for winning the Men's Singles Gold medal at the 1992 Olympic Games. He also won one Grand Slam doubles title at the French Open in 1992 partnering compatriot Jakob Hlasek. ...more
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 1988see more on Marc Rosset
Patty Schnyder is a former Swiss professional tennis player. She played on the WTA tour from 1993 to 2011 and reached number 7 in the world rankings. She twice defeated a reigning world no. 1 player in her career: Martina Hingis at the 1998 Grand Slam Cup and Jennifer Capriati at the 2002 Family ...more
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 1994see more on Patty Schnyder
Timea Bacsinszky is a Swiss professional tennis player. Bacsinszky has won three singles and four doubles titles on the WTA tour, as well as 12 singles and 14 doubles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On 23 March 2015, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 23. On 31 January ...more
Birthplace: Belmont-sur-Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 2004
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Jakob Hlasek is a former professional tennis player from Switzerland. ...more
Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic
Year Turned Pro: 1983see more on Jakob Hlasek
Stefanie Vögele is a professional Swiss tennis player. She is currently World No. 69 in singles, with her highest WTA singles ranking being no. 42, which she reached on 11 November 2013. Her career high in doubles is no. 131, which she reached on 2 March 2009. ...more
Birthplace: Leuggern, Switzerland
Year Turned Pro: 2004see more on Stefanie Vögele