Friday, May 11, 2018

Top 10 Greatest Men's Lawn Tennis Players Of All Time

Top 10 Greatest Men's Tennis Players of All-Time

10. John McEnroe


  • Born Feb 16, 1959
  • Wiesbaden, West Germany
  • Resides New York City
  • Turned pro 1978
  • Retired 1992
  • Career prize coin $12,547,797
  • 71 career titles
  • 7 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- iii Wimbledon, iv the United States of America Open
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 1999


9. Andre Agassi

  • Born Apr 29, 1970
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Resides Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Turned pro 1986
  • Retired 2006
  • Career prize coin $31,152,975
  • 60 career titles
  • 8 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- iv Australian, 1 French, 2 the United States of America Open, 1 Wimbledon
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 2011



8. Novak Djokovic

  • Born May 22, 1987
  • Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Resides Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Turned pro 2003
  • Career prize coin $65,332,655
  • 45 career titles
  • 7 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- iv Australian, 2 Wimbledon, 1 the United States of America Open
  • Current active player

7. Jimmy Connors

  • Born September 2, 1952
  • East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Resides Santa Barbara, CA
  • Turned pro 1972
  • Retired 1996
  • Career prize coin $8,641,040
  • 109 career titles
  • 8 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- 1 Australian, 2 Wimbledon, v the United States of America Open
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 1998

6. Ivan Lendl

  • Born March 7, 1960
  • Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
  • Resides Goshen, Connecticut
  • Turned pro 1978
  • Retired 1994
  • Career prize coin $21,262,417
  • 94 career titles
  • 8 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- 2 Australian, iii French, iii the United States of America Open
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 2001

5. Bjorn Borg

  • Born June 6, 1956
  • Sodertalje, Stockholm County, Sweden
  • Resides Stockholm, Sweden
  • Turned pro 1973
  • Retired 1983
  • Career prize coin $3,655,751
  • 64 career titles
  • 11 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- vi French, v Wimbledon
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 1987

4. Rafael Nadal

  • Born June 3, 1986
  • Manacor, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spai
  • Resides Manacor, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
  • Turned pro 2001
  • Career prize coin $70,704,129
  • 64 career titles
  • 14 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- 1 Australian, nine French, 2 the United States of America Open, 2 Wimbledon
  • Current active player

3. Rod Laver

  • Born August 8, 1938
  • Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
  • Resides Carlsbad, California
  • Turned pro 1962
  • Retired 1979
  • Career prize coin $1,565,413
  • 200 career titles
  • 11 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- iii Australian, 2 French, 2 the United States of America Open, iv Wimbledon
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 1981

2. Pete Sampras

  • Born August 12, 1971
  • Potomac, Maryland
  • Resides lake Sherwood, California
  • Turned pro 1988
  • Retired 2002
  • Career prize coin $43,280,489
  • 64 career titles
  • 14 Grand Slam Singles Titles --- 2 Australian, seven Wimbledon, v the United States of America Open
  • Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame 2007


1. Roger Federer

  • Born August 8, 1981
  • Basel, Switzerland
  • Resides Wollerau, Switzerland in addition to Dubai, UAE
  • Turned pro 1998
  • Career prize coin $83,102,704
  • 79 career titles
  • 17 Grand Slam Singles Titles: --- iv Australian, 1 French, v the United States of America Open, seven Wimbledon
  • Current active player