The Best Tennis Players from the United States

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List Criteria: 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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    Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

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    Gladys Heldman is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Gladys Heldman New York City, New York, United States of America

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    Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

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    Washington, D.C., United States of America

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    Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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    New York City, New York, United States of America

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    Frederick Semple

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    New York City, New York, United States of America

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    Gene Mayer Flushing, New York City, New York

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    Greg Patton

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    George Pero Miami, Florida, United States of America

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    Budapest, Hungary

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    Hank Pfister is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Hank Pfister Bakersfield, California, United States of America

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    Harold Hackett is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Harold Hackett Hingham, Massachusetts, United States of America

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    George Lott Springfield, Illinois, United States of America

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    Harris Coggeshall is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Harris Coggeshall

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    Herb Fitzgibbon

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    Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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    Glenn Layendecker is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Glenn Layendecker Stanford, California, United States of America

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    Ludington, Michigan, United States of America

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    Fred McNair United States of America

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    Indiana, United States of America

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    Gustave F. Touchard is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Tennis Players from the United States


    Gustave F. Touchard New York, United States of America

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