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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.

The list you're viewing is made up of players like Paris Gemouchidis and Eirini Georgatou.

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.
Marcos Baghdatis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Greece
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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

Nationality: Cyprus

Year Turned Pro: 2003

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#78 on The Greatest Male Tennis Players of the Open Era

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Eleni Daniilidou is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Greece
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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

Nationality: Greece

Year Turned Pro: 1996

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#20 on The Tallest Women's Tennis Players Of All Time, Ranked

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Stamatia Fafaliou is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Greece
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Nationality: Greece

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Alexandros Jakupovic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Greece
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Alexandros Jakupovic

Alexandros Jakupovic is a Greek tennis player of Greek and Bosnian descent. His career high ATP singles rank is 464, which he achieved on March 9, 2009. As of November 4, 2013, on the futures level in singles, he has 37 quarterfinal losses, 21 semifinal losses, 8 runner-ups and 3 titles. As for doubles on the futures level, he has been far more successful. He has 31 semifinal exits, 31 runner-ups and 23 titles. On the challenger level in doubles, he has 2 semifinals, in July 2008 in Rimini, Italy, with Spaniard, Adrián Menéndez-Maceiras and in April 2009 in Athens, Greece with fellow Greek Konstantinos Economidis. He has 2 challenger doubles finals in April 2008 in Athens, Greece with ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: Greece

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