List of the best tennis players from Canada, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Canada has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. Be sure to also check out the best German tennis players and the greatest men's tennis players of the 1940s. These are some of the most talented Canadian tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Canada 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 Canada then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
Players include everything from Milos Raonic to Eugenie Bouchard.
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Canadian tennis players?" and "Who is the best Canadian tennis player of all time?"You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of Canada in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of talented Canadian tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
Milos Raonic is a Canadian professional tennis player of Montenegrin origin who grew up in Thornhill, Ontario. Born in Titograd, SFR Yugoslavia, Raonic moved to Canada with his family at the age of three, learning the game at the Bramalea Tennis Club in Brampton. He is Canada's highest ATP-ranked male singles player since computer rankings began in 1973, with a career-high ranking of World No. 6. He is the only male Canadian tennis player ever to be ranked inside the top 10 in ATP Singles Ranking. He qualified for his first Grand Slam event at the 2010 U.S. Open. In 2011 he rose from World No. 102 to No. 37 in a month, after he reached the fourth round of the Australian Open and won his ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Podgorica, Yugoslavia
Year Turned Pro: 2008
Daniel Mark Nestor CM is a Canadian professional tennis player from Toronto, Ontario. He is one of the foremost doubles players in tennis history due to his longevity and continued success at the top of the men's game. As of February 2015, he is tenth for most men's ATP titles in Open Era history. Thus far he has won 87 men's doubles titles, including a Gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics, four ATP World Tour Finals, and eight Grand Slam men's doubles titles attained with three different partners. In addition, Nestor has won 4 Grand Slam mixed doubles titles: 2007 Australian Open with Elena Likhovtseva, the 2011 Australian Open with Katarina Srebotnik, and the 2013 Wimbledon and 2014 ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Belgrade, Serbia
Nationality: Canada, Serbia
Year Turned Pro: 1991-07-29
Vasek Pospisil is a Canadian professional tennis player of Czech origin. He is the No. 2 male ranked player in Canada, after Milos Raonic. Pospisil has a career-high singles ranking of World No. 25 and No. 5 in doubles. As Canada's No. 2 in singles and No. 1 in doubles, he is an important member of the Canada Davis Cup team. Along with partner Jack Sock, he won the 2014 Wimbledon and the 2015 Indian Wells Masters men's doubles titles. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Vernon, Canada
Eugenie "Genie" Bouchard is a Canadian professional tennis player currently ranked world No. 7. At the 2014 Wimbledon Championships, Bouchard became the first Canadian to reach the finals of a Grand Slam in singles, finishing runner-up to Petra Kvitová. She also reached the semifinals of the 2014 Australian Open and 2014 French Open, and won the 2012 Wimbledon girls' title. Following the end of the 2013 WTA Tour, she was named WTA Newcomer of the Year. The next year, Bouchard received the WTA Most Improved Player award for the 2014 season. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Westmount, Canada
Year Turned Pro: 2009