The Best Tennis Players from England

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List of the best tennis players from England, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. England has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. Be sure to also check the best South African tennis players and the greatest men's tennis players of the 1930s. These are some of the most talented British tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of England 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 England then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

You can rank all of these players, from Andy Murray to Sue Barker.

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

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

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  • 1
    203 VOTES
    • Birthplace: Portwood, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
    • Year Turned Pro: 1937
  • Sue Barker
    Photo: eye dropper / flickr / CC-BY-ND 2.0
    2
    154 VOTES
    • Birthplace: Paignton, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
    • Year Turned Pro: 1973
  • Roger Taylor
    Photo: Koch, Eric / Anefo / Wiki Commons
    3
    107 VOTES
    • Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • 4
    220 VOTES
    • Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
    • Year Turned Pro: 1993