Best Male Tennis Player


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Roger Federer
Tennis means Federer, Federer means Tennis. He is a god of tennis. Most stylish tennis player. If he is in the other side of the court you have to have something more than tennis.
Roger Federer is the king of tennis, 16 grand slams says it all, the most prize money in tennis history is all you need to know, he may be struggling now but give him a break, 3 or 4 years ago he was unstoppable!
inspite of setbacks, he keeps givin his best! He's is awesome.
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2Rafael Nadal
When Nadal is on form there is no stopping him - I have a great respect for Federer but at the end of the day whenever he faces an in form Nadal he loses. Nadal is surely the greatest if not the most popular...
Hopefully he can win yet another French Open and he will truly become the King of Clay. Truly one of the best Spaniards in tennis.
Nadal has won everything that is to win in tennis: 11 grand slams, Career Golden Slam (which Federer has not won) gold medal in Olympic for singles (Federer has not won) 3 Davis Cups (Federer has not won) has a winning record over Federer (19-8). What more does he have to do
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3Novak Djokovic
Growing talent. Will become world best after some years.
Nadal fans will see.
Maybe he is not very good looking, maybe he is serb, because I don't know why do you hate serbs, they are wonderful persons who never wanted war, they needed to be in war because they were in center of Balkan. He is amazing. Maybe if he was Prince Charming and French everybody will love him. He is best of all.
Not only a talented & entertaining player, but hot as hell! A great athlete, a humble sportsman, and a beautiful specimen of a man.
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4Pete Sampras
This is the only person I ever enjoyed watching playing tennis when I was a kid. It was almost unreal how he never seemed to break a sweat and just kept on winning for what I think is the longest record so far. Sampras vs. Agassi matches were the most epic. None of the current crop of players even comes close!
When Pete's game was on... He didn't need ground strokes to beat his opponents.
What about those running forehands, overhead smashes and crisp volleys. Phew...
That underrated backhand... Just look at some of his backhand winners against becker, agassi etc.. You will realise that Pete had no weakness. A TRUE PHENOM
Your all nuts. Sampras is the greatest there ever was. Maybe federer will be better than him one day. But until then sampras is untouchable.
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5Bjorn Borg
His competition was fierce, as he played several men on this list and usually trumped them. I don't see the current players struggling with the likes of guys like Connors, McEnroe, and Lendl. Nadal is already physically shot at 22. And Borg did it all with a wooden racket.
he was the king in 20 years ago!
Just surprised that he ranked so low here
Bjorn Borg not only won the french open 6 times, but he also won Wimbledon 5 times Nadal may beat his career, but for now my vote is with Borg the master of clay and the grass.
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6Andy Murray
Now that I've given him that vote he better win a grand slam!


Pure exellence. Is amazing wherever he his on the court. Has one of the best backhands ever. Everybody stops and stands still when he's on court.
I cannot believe he is 11th he should be AT LEAST 3RD
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7Andy Roddick
Andy is so hotter than federer and novak...
I'm so disappointed!

8Andre Aggassi
He with Nadal are the two best fighters of all time he won points that were impossible to win. He was also in my opinion he was the most complete player of all time all his were very solid backhand, forehand, volley, serve etc. The opponent couldn't attack a weakness of his because he didn't have any. He was also the best serve returner of all time making the matches against Pete Sampras who's the best server of all time a great match against aggassi the best returner of all time unbelievable. He is also the first person to win the golden slam!
Awsome. If you ever got the chance to watch him play you would see a true fighter. He fought his opponents vigorously and with high intensity. Truely Awsome athlete.
All Grand Slams, Olympic Gold, Davis Cup... What else
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9Ivan Lendl
Ranked number 1 for 270 weeks between 1983 and 1990...are you kidding me, this guy was good.

10Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

The Contenders

11Jimmy Connors
I loved to see him play. We don't have players of his caliber today. He had a personality that appealed to the public and he backed it up with the results of his games.
He had asthma and still set records even though he was not a tall player.

12John McEnroe
People said he complained about calls a bit. But the thing is, he was right most of time. He had game, and provided some great tennis battles over the years.

13Rod Laver
Two Grand Slams... Interrupted by 6 years. Laver would have won at least 4 Grand Slams in his career. It is embarrassing to see him rated 13! I agree with Federer and Nadal who both have stated Laver is without peer in tennis history.
11 grand slams during his career, but even more impressively, he twice won all 4 grand slams in the same year. he should be higher I would say
He may have never gotten a chance to play on harcourts but I'm pretty sure he would kick Federer's a if he did
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14David Ferrer

15Tommy Haas

most underrated tennis player ever

16Tim Henman

17Boris Becker

18Ilie Nastase
Highest winning percentage at the Masters. Was in 5 finals won 4. Could beat anyone, anytime on any surface.

19Cecil Mamiit

20Stefan Edberg

21Juan Martín del Potro
Consistency is what he needs. He'll be a great player.

22Goran Ivanisevic

23Tomas Berdych
His forehand is so good he is my insparation

24Robby Ginepri

25Gael Monfils

Very determined! Is not worried about losing. Just plays his best.

26Lleyton Hewitt

Moast taleted player I ever watched... very unfortunate with health..
I'll never forget his teenage win over Agassi, and that epic victory in 2003. vs Federer, where Fed was serving for match in 3rd set... incredible fighter... I still belive he could reach another Grand Slam final! C'MON!

27Ernests Gulbis
Ernie's currently on fire!

28Stanislas Wawrinka

29Richard Gasquet

30Fernando Verdasco

31Marat Safin

32Pancho Gonzales

33Marcelo Rios

34Kei Nishikori

35Mats Wilander

36Carlos Moya

37Jerzy Janowicz

38Del Potro

39Tomas Smid

40Nick Kyrgios

41Mardy Fish

42Fernando González

43Marin Cilic

44James Blake

45Feliciano Lopez

46Guillermo Vilas

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