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List of the best tennis players from Spain, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Spain has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. You might also be interested in famous basketball players from Spain and best Spanish soccer players. These are some of the most talented Spanish tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Spain 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 Spain then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list below has everything from Rafael Nadal to David Ferrer.

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

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

Rafael Nadal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Spain
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Rafael Nadal


Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera is a Spanish professional tennis player currently ranked world No. 5. He is widely regarded as one of the finest clay court players in history and has been nicknamed "The King of Clay." His evolution into an all-court threat has established him as one of the best ever ...more

Birthplace: Manacor, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Year Turned Pro: 2001

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#84 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#73 on The Athletes That Millennials Love the Most

#32 on The Greatest Left-Handed Athletes of All Time

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

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David Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Spain
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David Ferrer


David Ferrer Ern is a Spanish professional tennis player. A three-time Davis Cup winner with Spain, David Ferrer has won tournaments at all levels except at a Grand Slam and is currently 7th in career prize money earnings. Ferrer turned professional in 2000 and was in the first years of his career ...more

Birthplace: Xàbia, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Year Turned Pro: 2000

Also Ranked

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

#39 on The Best Short Male Athletes

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Carlos Moyá is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Spain
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Carlos Moyá


Carlos Moyá Llompart is a retired former world no. 1 tennis player from Spain. He was the French Open singles champion in 1998 and was the singles runner-up at the 1997 Australian Open. In 2004, he helped his country win the Davis Cup. He currently resides in Switzerland. ...more

Birthplace: Palma, Majorca, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Year Turned Pro: 1995

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Juan Carlos Ferrero is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tennis Players from Spain
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Juan Carlos Ferrero Donat is a retired professional tennis player, and a former world no. 1 player, from Spain. He captured the men's singles title at the 2003 French Open, and in September of that year, became the 21st player to hold the world no. 1 ranking. He was also the runner-up at the 2002 ...more

Birthplace: Ontinyent, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Year Turned Pro: 1998

Also Ranked

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

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