Tennis The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s  

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List of the best women's tennis players from 1920s, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. From 1920 to 1929, tennis had some of the greatest women's tennis players of all time. These are some of the most talented 1920s tennis players to ever live, so if you're a fan of tennis and are aspiring to play tennis professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular women's tennis player from the 1920s then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list is made up of a variety of players, including Suzanne Lenglen and Helen Wills Moody. Featuring Grand Slam champions, Wimbledon winners, Doubles players, and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest 1920s tennis players?" and "Who is the best tennis player of 1920s?"

You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of the 1920s in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of the top 1920s tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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Helen Wills Moody is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Helen Wills Moody United States of America

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Suzanne Lenglen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s

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Molla Mallory is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Molla Mallory United States of America

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Kathleen McKane Godfree is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Kathleen McKane Godfree United Kingdom

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Daphne Akhurst is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Daphne Akhurst Australia

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Margaret Molesworth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Margaret Molesworth Australia

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Sylvia Lance Harper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Sylvia Lance Harper Australia

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Esna Boyd is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Esna Boyd Australia

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Kea Bouman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1920s
Kea Bouman Netherlands