List of Famous Tennis Coachs

Updated June 8, 2017 2.9k views 31 items

List of famous tennis coachs, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top tennis coachs in the world? This includes the most prominent tennis coachs, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable tennis coachs is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic tennis coachs were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned tennis coachs.

List ranges from Jim Kelly to Larry Stefanki, plus much more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known tennis coachs to the lesser known tennis coachs of today, these are some of the best professionals in the tennis coach field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous tennis coachs ever?" and "What are the names of famous tennis coachs?" then you're in the right place. (31 items)

Judith "Judy" Murray is a Scottish tennis coach and current captain of the British Fed Cup team. She is also the mother of professional tennis players, Jamie and Andy Murray. Murray was born in Bridge of Allan, Scotland, the daughter of Roy Erskine, an optician and former footballer who had played for Stirling Albion in the 1950s, and his wife, Eileen Shirley. She says that growing up, there were no indoor courts in Scotland, so she played tennis in the summer and badminton in the winter. She won 64 titles in Scotland during her junior and senior career, and decided to have a go at the professional tour in around 1976. Murray gave up the idea of competing professionally as she was homesick ...more on Wikipedia

James Milton Kelly (May 5, 1946 – June 29, 2013) was an American athlete, actor, and martial artist. Kelly rose to fame in the early 1970s appearing in several blaxploitation films. Kelly is perhaps best known for his role as Williams in the 1973 martial arts action film Enter the Dragon. He also had lead roles in 1974's Black Belt Jones as the title character and Three the Hard Way as Mister Keyes. Kelly died of cancer on June 29, 2013 at age 67. ...more on Wikipedia

Larry Stefanki (born July 23, 1957 in Elmhurst, Illinois), is an American tennis coach and former professional tennis player. ...more on Wikipedia

Daniel Melo

Daniel Melo (born July 4, 1977 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil) is a former professional tennis player from Brazil. He is the older brother of Marcelo Melo, also a tennis player. Melo has won one ATP Tour title, 2001 Brasil Open doubles title when, together with Enzo Artoni, he defeated Gastón Etlis and Brent Haygarth in the final 6–3, 1–6, 7–6(5). ...more on Wikipedia