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The Best Tennis Players from Indonesia 

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Updated June 14, 2019 325 votes 120 voters 8.7k views 21 items

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List of the best tennis players from Indonesia, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Indonesia has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. These are some of the most talented Indonesian tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Indonesia 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 Indonesia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Jessy Rompies and Wukirasih Sawondari are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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

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

Yayuk Basuki (born 30 November 1970) is an Indonesian former professional tennis player who is now a politician. She is the highest-ever ranked tennis player from Indonesia, having reached No. 19 in the Women's Tennis Association singles rankings in October 1997. She retired from playing singles in 2000, but remained an active doubles player until retiring in 2013. She sits in the Indonesian House of Representatives since 1 October 2014. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

Year Turned Pro: 1990

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Wynne Prakusya is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Indonesia
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Wynne Prakusya

Wynne Prakusya (born 26 April 1981) is a former tennis player from Indonesia. Her first appearance in a professional tournament occurred in 1996, when she was 14 years old. She formally went professional in 1998. Over her career, she has won two WTA doubles titles, nine ITF singles titles and 17 ITF doubles titles. As a junior, her highest achievements includes reaching the 1998 Australian Open junior finals and the 1998 Wimbledon and US Open junior quarterfinals. Her first appearance at a WTA event took place in April 1999 at the Japan Open. The first time she won a match in the WTA Tour was in the 1999 Wismilak International in Kuala Lumpur. In 2000, Prakusya began to attempt qualification ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Surakarta, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

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Christopher Rungkat is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Indonesia
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Christopher Rungkat

Christopher Benjamin Rungkat (born 14 January 1990) is an Indonesian tennis player. He is the grandson of Benny Rungkat, former chairman of the Indonesian Air Carriers Association. Christopher's father, Michael Alexander Fritz Rungkat, is of Dutch and Indonesian descent and his mother, Elfia Mirlianti, is full Indonesian descent. In 2008, he won the final stage of French Open 2008 Boys' Doubles Juniors category with Finnish tennis player Henri Kontinen. He is the youngest ever Indonesian to be the All Indonesian Champion, and by the end of his junior career, he was awarded for Indonesian best promising athlete 2008. Rungkat also reached the final of the 2008 US Open boy's final with Henri ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: Indonesia

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Angelique Widjaja is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Indonesia
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Angelique Widjaja (Chinese: 黄依林; pinyin: Huang Yīlín; born 12 December 1984) is a retired Chinese Indonesian tennis player. She won the junior championships at Wimbledon in 2001, defeating Dinara Safina. She reached a peak of No. 55 in the WTA singles rankings in March 2003, and a peak of No. 15 in the doubles rankings in February 2004. She retired from the professional circuit in 2008. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Bandung, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

Year Turned Pro: 1999

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