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List Rules Vote up the most consistently excellent American tennis players.

List of the best tennis players from United States, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. United States has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. These are some of the most talented American tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of United States 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 United States then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list has a variety of players, like Pete Sampras and Serena Williams, in it. Featuring female tennis players, male tennis players, former champions, retired greats, and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest American tennis players?" and "Who is the best American tennis player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of United States in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of talented American tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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Pete Sampras is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Pete Sampras age 46

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John McEnroe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
John McEnroe age 58

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Bill Tilden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Bill Tilden Died at 60 (1893-1953)

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Andre Agassi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Andre Agassi age 47

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Venus Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Andy Roddick is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Andy Roddick age 35

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Arthur Ashe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Arthur Ashe Died at 50 (1943-1993)

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Serena Williams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Jim Courier is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Jim Courier age 47

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Lindsay Davenport is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Michael Chang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Michael Chang age 45

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Chris Evert is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Chris Evert age 63

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Jimmy Connors is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Jimmy Connors age 65

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Billie Jean King is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Jennifer Capriati is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Patrick McEnroe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Tracy Austin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Tracy Austin age 55

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Martina Navratilova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Vitas Gerulaitis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Vitas Gerulaitis Died at 40 (1954-1994)

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Stan Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Stan Smith age 71

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Mary Pierce is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Mary Pierce age 42

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Helen Wills Moody is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Helen Wills Moody Died at 93 (1905-1998)

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Monica Seles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Monica Seles age 44

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Gary Donnelly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Gary Donnelly age 55

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Todd Martin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Todd Martin age 47

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Mary Joe Fernández is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Zina Garrison is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Zina Garrison age 54

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Pam Shriver is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Pam Shriver age 55

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John Isner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
John Isner age 32

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Frances Taifoe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Frances Taifoe

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Madison Keys is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Madison Keys age 22

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Fritz Buehning is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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James Blake is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
James Blake age 38

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Jack Sock is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Jack Sock age 25

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Henry Slocum is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Henry Slocum Died at 87 (1862-1949)

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Gardnar Mulloy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Donald Young is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Donald Young age 28

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Mardy Fish is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Mardy Fish age 36

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Althea Gibson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Althea Gibson Died at 76 (1927-2003)

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Sam Querrey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Sam Querrey age 30

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Sloane Stephens is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Taylor Dent is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Taylor Dent age 36

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Taylor Townsend is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Howard Taylor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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Steve Johnson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Steve Johnson age 28

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Sarah Taylor is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Sarah Taylor age 36

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Chanda Rubin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Chanda Rubin age 41

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Helen Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Helen Jacobs Died at 89 (1908-1997)

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Henry Prusoff is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Henry Prusoff Died at 31 (1912-1943)

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Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States
Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman Died at 88 (1886-1974)