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The Best Tennis Players from Canada  

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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.

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Carling Bassett-Seguso is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Canada
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Carling Bassett is an actress. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Year Turned Pro: 1983-01-03

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Grant Connell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Canada
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Grant Connell is a former professional tennis player from Canada, and has been a successful real estate agent for the past 10 years in Vancouver. He specializes in West Vancouver North Vancouver and Downtown properties real estate transactions. He is considered one of the world's top doubles player from the early to mid-1990s, reaching the World No. 1 doubles ranking in November 1993. Connell won 22 career doubles titles during his eleven seasons on the ATP tour. He won his first four with fellow Canadian Glenn Michibata. Upon Michibata's retirement from the tour, Connell joined Patrick Galbraith. The Connell-Galbraith tandem won 12 titles together including the 1995 season ending Doubles ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Regina, Canada

Nationality: Canada

Year Turned Pro: 1986

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Robert Bédard is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Canada
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Robert Bédard

Robert Bédard is a lifelong tennis player who was the Canadian #1 ranked singles player for most of the 1950s and early 1960s. He began playing tennis at the relatively late age of 15. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada

Nationality: Canada

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Glenn Michibata is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Canada
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Glenn Michibata

Glenn Michibata is a former professional tennis player and former head coach of the Princeton University Tigers tennis team. Currently, Michibata is Director of Elite and Tournament Training for the Princeton Tennis Program. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nationality: Canada

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