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The Best Tennis Players from Belarus

List RulesList contains top Belarusian tennis players.

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

Examples include Olga Govortsova and Max Mirnyi.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of Belarus in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of talented Belorussian tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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    Victória Fyódorovna Azárenka (Belarusian: Вікторыя Фёдараўна Азаранка; Russian: Виктория Фёдоровна Азаренко; born 31 July 1989) is a Belarusian professional tennis player. She is a former world No. 1 in singles and was the year-end No. 1 in 2012. Azarenka has won 20 WTA singles titles, eight WTA doubles titles, and three mixed-doubles titles. She has won two Australian Open singles titles (2012 and 2013), becoming the only Belarusian player, male or female, to win a Grand Slam singles title. Her other major achievements include winning six Premier Mandatory tournaments including the Sunshine Double in 2016, the singles bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, two mixed doubles  ...more
    • Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
    • Nationality: Belarus
    • Year Turned Pro: 2003
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  • Maksim Mikalaevich "Max" Mirnyi (Belarusian: Максім Мікалаевіч Мірны, pronounced [makˈsʲim ˈmʲirnɨ]; Russian: Максим Николаевич Мирный, pronounced [mɐkˈsʲim ˈmʲirnɨj]; born 6 July 1977) is a Belarusian former professional tennis player. Mirnyi became a doubles specialist following his singles career, in which he reached a career-high of World No. 18 (August 2003) and finished in the top 50 in the world for seven straight years despite only winning one ATP singles title (2003 Rotterdam Open). He represented Belarus in Davis Cup competition from April 1994, where he holds a record of 47 wins and 27 losses in 35 ties played. He reached the World No. 1 doubles ranking in June 2003 and won ten  ...more
    • Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
    • Nationality: Belarus
    • Year Turned Pro: 1996
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  • Anastasiya Yakimova (Belarusian: Настасся Аляксееўна Якімава; Russian: Анастасия Алексеевна Екимова; born 1 November 1986) is a tennis player from Belarus. She made it to the third round of the 2007 Australian Open, defeating Ai Sugiyama of Japan, a seeded player, on the way in the second round. The last tournament on the ITF Women's Circuit she played in August 2017 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.  ...more
    • Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
    • Nationality: Belarus
    • Year Turned Pro: 2001
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  • Natasha Zvereva (Belarusian: Наталля Маратаўна Зверава; born 16 April 1971) is a former professional tennis player from Belarus. She was the first major athlete in the Soviet Union to demand publicly that she should be able to keep her tournament earnings. The team of Zvereva and Gigi Fernández won more women's doubles titles and Grand Slam women's doubles championships than any other team since that of Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver.On 12 July 2010, Zvereva was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame alongside Fernández.  ...more
    • Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
    • Nationality: Belarus
    • Year Turned Pro: 1988-05
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