Tennis The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time  

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List Rules Best tennis serves, ranked by power, finesse, and overall effectiveness

A crucial element to developing a dominant all-around tennis game is unquestionably having a powerful serve. This list consists of the best women's tennis serves of all time, taking into account the fastest tennis serves from players like Serena Williams, Sabine Lisicki, and Venus Williams, as well as the best spin serves from players such as Maria Sharapova or Justine Henin. Many of the players on this list are also among the best women's tennis players of all time.

Go ahead and vote for which women's tennis players have the best serves of all time. After you're finished, feel free to vote on which players have the best men's tennis serves of all time. Some tennis players rely on power and some rely on finesse, but who is the true best?

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1
48 9
Serena Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

2
14 5
Martina Navratilova is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Kasir Radojica added United States of America, Czechoslovakia

3
22 13
Venus Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

4
16 9
Maria Sharapova is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time

5
14 8
Naomi Osaka is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Naomi Osaka Japan

6
18 13
Julia Görges is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Germany

7
16 11
Steffi Graf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Germany, West Germany

8
16 12
Sabine Lisicki is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Germany

9
9 6
Lindsay Davenport is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

10
8 5
Madison Keys is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

11
6 3
Coco Vandeweghe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

12
12 10
Ana Ivanovic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Serbia

13
7 5
Petra Kvitová is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Czech Republic

14
6 5
Caroline Garcia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time

15
6 5
Sloane Stephens is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
United States of America

16
15 15
Samantha Stosur is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Australia

17
13 13
Ivana Jorovic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Ivana Jorovic Serbia

18
11 11
Brenda Schultz-McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time

19
12 13
Justine Henin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Belgium

20
4 4
Lucie Hradecká is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Czech Republic

21
4 4
Amélie Mauresmo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Kasir Radojica added France

22
7 8
Anna-Lena Grönefeld is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time

23
3 4
Nadia Petrova is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Kasir Radojica added Russia

24
10 13
Nadiya Kichenok is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time
Ukraine

25
2 4
Kristina Mladenovic is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Serves of All Time