List of the best tennis players from Greece, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Greece has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. These are some of the most talented Greek tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Greece 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 Greece then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
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This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Greek tennis players?" and "Who is the best Greek tennis player of all time?"You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of Greece in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of talented Greek tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
Eleni Daniilidou is a Greek tennis player born in Chania, on the island of Crete. As of 2011, she has won five WTA singles titles and three doubles titles. In 2003, she reached the Australian Open mixed doubles final. Her highest singles ranking has been 14th. By beating Justine Henin in the first round of the 2005 Wimbledon Championships, she became the first player to defeat a reigning French Open champion in the first round of Wimbledon. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Chania, Greece
Year Turned Pro: 1996
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Marcos Baghdatis is a Greek Cypriot professional tennis player. He was the runner-up at the 2006 Australian Open and a semifinalist at the 2006 Wimbledon Championships and reached a career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 8 in August 2006. Marcos is fluent in Greek, English and French. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Paramytha, Cyprus
Year Turned Pro: 2003
Eirini Georgatou is a former Greek tennis player. Her career high singles rank is 176, which she achieved on May 16, 2011. Her career high doubles rank is 171, which she achieved on January 31, 2011. Most of her success has come in tournaments in Greece, Israel, Turkey, and Uzbekistan. ...more on Wikipedia