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The Best Tennis Players from Switzerland

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List of the best tennis players from Switzerland, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. Switzerland has produced some very talented tennis players over the years, including both men and women. Make sure to also check out the best men's tennis players of the 1950s and the greatest English tennis players. These are some of the most talented Swiss tennis players to ever live, so if you're a native of Switzerland 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 Switzerland then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

The list you're viewing is made up of different players like Roger Federer and Martina Hingis.

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

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

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    ← Roger Federer (German pronunciation: [ˈrɔdʒər ˈfeːdərər]; born 8 August 1981) is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 3 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). He has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles—the most in history by a male player—and has held the world No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for a record total of 310 weeks, including a record 237 consecutive weeks. After turning professional in 1998, he was continuously ranked in the top ten from October 2002 to November 2016. In majors, Federer has won a record eight Wimbledon titles, six Australian Open titles, five US Open titles (all consecutive, a record), and one...  more
    • Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
    • Nationality: Switzerland, South Africa
    • Year Turned Pro: 1998
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    Mirka Federer

    Miroslava "Mirka" Federer (born Miroslava Vavrincová on 1 April 1978, later Miroslava Vavrinec) is a Swiss former professional tennis player. She reached her career-high WTA singles ranking of world No. 76 on 10 September 2001 and a doubles ranking of No. 215 on 24 August 1998. She is married to tennis player Roger Federer, having first met him at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She retired from the game in 2002 due to a persistent foot injury. By the time she closed her career she was a top 100 ranked tennis professional....  more
    • Birthplace: Bojnice, Slovakia
    • Nationality: Switzerland
    • Year Turned Pro: 1998-01-15
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  • Stefanie Vögele (born 10 March 1990) is a professional Swiss tennis player. She reached her highest WTA singles ranking of No. 42 on 11 November 2013. Her career high in doubles is No. 100, which she reached on 5 January 2015....  more
    • Birthplace: Leuggern, Switzerland
    • Nationality: Switzerland
    • Year Turned Pro: 2004
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  • Heinz Peter Günthardt (born 8 February 1959) is a former tennis player from Switzerland, who won five singles titles during his professional career, including the Rotterdam WCT in 1980. In doubles, Günthardt captured a total number of 30 titles. The right-hander reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of world no. 22 in April 1986. Günthardt won the men's doubles at the 1985 Wimbledon Championships with Balázs Taróczy, and the mixed doubles at the 1985 US Open with Martina Navratilova. He was also a member of the Swiss team at the 1988 Olympic Games....  more
    • Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
    • Nationality: Switzerland
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