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List of female tennis players

This is a list of female tennis players who meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • In singles, she must have reached
    • either the WTA Top 200 world rankings on or after January 1, 2000
    • or the WTA Top 100 world rankings before January 1, 2000, and the ranking must be verifiable
    • or she must have reached at least the quarterfinals of at least one Grand Slam tournament before the inception of the WTA world rankings system.
  • In doubles, she must have won at least one WTA Tour event.

List

Name Nationality Birth Death Grand Slam singles titles Notes
Abbas, BetsyBetsy Abbas Egypt 1960 French Championships quarterfinalist
Abramović, IvanaIvana Abramović Croatia
1983
Ranked World No. 143 in 2004
Adamczak, MoniqueMonique Adamczak Australia
1983
Ranked World No. 138 in 2009
Adams, KatrinaKatrina Adams United States
1968
Ranked World No. 67 in singles and World No. 8 in doubles 1989
Albanese, LaurenLauren Albanese United States
1989
Ranked World No. 158 in 2009
Albert, JulieJulie Albert United States 1965 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Alison Baumgardner, RobertaRoberta Alison Baumgardner United States
1943
2009
Three doubles titles
Allen, LeslieLeslie Allen United States
1957
Ranked World No. 21 in 1983
Allen, LouiseLouise Allen United States
1962
Ranked World No. 65 in 1983
Alvarez Teran, Maria FernandaMaria Fernanda Alvarez Teran Bolivia
1989
Ranked World No. 187 in 2009
Ančić, SanjaSanja Ančić Croatia
1988
Ranked World No. 159 in 2006
Alvarez Valdene, Lili deLili de Alvarez Valdene Spain
1905
1998
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1927 and 1928 • 1926/1927/1928 Wimbledon runner-up
Alves, Maria FernandaMaria Fernanda Alves Brazil
1983
Ranked World No. 132 in 2005
Amanmuradova, AkgulAkgul Amanmuradova Uzbekistan
1984
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 2008 and World No. 36 in doubles in 2010
Amiach, SophieSophie Amiach France
1963
Ranked World No. 57 in 1984
Amouretti, JosetteJosette Amouretti France 1954 French Championships quarterfinalist
Ani, MaretMaret Ani Estonia
1982
Ranked World No. 63 in 2006
Antoniychuk, KristinaKristina Antoniychuk Ukraine
1990
Ranked World No. 163 in 2010
Antonoplis, LeaLea Antonoplis United States
1959
Ranked World No. 66 in singles in 1985 and World No. 55 in doubles in 1987
Antypina, OlenaOlena Antypina Ukraine
1979
Ranked World No. 180 in 2005
Appelmans, SabineSabine Appelmans Belgium
1972
Ranked World No. 16 in singles and World No. 21 in doubles in 1997
Arendt, NicoleNicole Arendt United States
1969
Ranked World No. 49 in singles and World No. 3 in doubles in 1997
Argeri, María JoséMaría José Argeri Argentina
1984
Ranked World No. 149 in 2006
Arn, GrétaGréta Arn Germany
Hungary
1979
Ranked World No. 40 in 2011
Arraya (Gildemeister), LauraLaura Arraya (Gildemeister) Argentina
Peru
1967
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 1990 and World No. 27 in doubles in 1988
Arruabarrena Vecino, LaraLara Arruabarrena Vecino Spain
1992
Ranked World No. 167 in 2011
Arth, JeanneJeanne Arth United States
1935
1959 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1956/1959 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion
Asagoe, ShinobuShinobu Asagoe Japan
1976
Ranked World No. 21 in singles in 2005 and World No. 13 in doubles in 2006
Teryn Ashley United States
1978
Ranked World No. 95 in singles in 2004 and World No. 59 in doubles in 2003
Aussem, CillyCilly Aussem Germany
1909
1963
2
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1930 and 1931 • 1931 French Championships champion1931 Wimbledon champion • 1930 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Austin, TracyTracy Austin United States
1962
2
Ranked World No. 1 in 19801979/1981 US Open champion1980 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Arvidsson, SofiaSofia Arvidsson Sweden
1984
Ranked World No. 29 in 2006
Azarenka, VictoriaVictoria Azarenka Belarus
1989
1
Ranked World No. 1 in singles in 2012 and World No. 7 in doubles in 2008 • 2012/2013 Australian Open champion • 2007 US Open and 2008 French Open mixed doubles champion
Babel, MeikeMeike Babel Germany
1974
Ranked World No. 27 in singles and World No. 45 in doubles
Babos, TímeaTímea Babos Hungary
1993
Ranked World No. 176 in singles in 2011
Bacheva, LubomiraLubomira Bacheva Bulgaria
1975
Ranked World No. 68 in singles in 1999 and World No. 53 in doubles in 2001
Bachmann, AngelikaAngelika Bachmann Germany
1979
Ranked World No. 130 in singles and World No. 90 in doubles in 2000
Bacsinszky, TimeaTimea Bacsinszky Switzerland
1989
Ranked World No. 37 in singles and World No. 44 in doubles in 2010
Balestrat, Dianne FromholtzDianne Fromholtz Balestrat Australia
1956
Ranked World No. 4 in 1979 • 1977 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Baltacha, ElenaElena Baltacha United Kingdom
1983
2014
Ranked World No. 49 in 2010
Bammer, SybilleSybille Bammer Austria
1980
Ranked World No. 19 in 2007
Barabanschikova, OlgaOlga Barabanschikova Belarus
1979
Ranked World No. 49 in singles and World No. 81 in doubles in 1998
Barclay, CatherineCatherine Barclay Australia
1973
Ranked World No. 157 in singles and World No. 32 in doubles in 1998; won one WTA doubles title in 2002
Bardina, VasilisaVasilisa Bardina Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 48 in 2007
Barker, SueSue Barker United Kingdom
1956
1
Ranked World No. 3 • 1976 French Open champion
Barna, AdrianaAdriana Barna Germany
1978
Ranked World No. 180 in 2004
Barna, AncaAnca Barna Germany
1977
Ranked World No. 46 in 2004
Barril, PilarPilar Barril Spain 1961 French Championships quarterfinalist
Barrois, KristinaKristina Barrois Germany
1984
Ranked World No. 57 in singles in 2011 and World No. 55 in doubles in 2012
Barthel, MonaMona Barthel Germany
1990
Ranked World No. 31 in 2012
Bartkowicz, JaneJane Bartkowicz United States
1949
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1969
Bartoli, MarionMarion Bartoli France
1984
Ranked World No. 7 in singles in 2012 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2004
Csilla Bartos Switzerland
1966
Ranked World No. 60 in 1983
Bassett-Seguso, CarlingCarling Bassett-Seguso Canada
1967
Highest ranking was World No. 8
Basting, YvetteYvette Basting Netherlands
1977
Ranked World No. 92 in 2001
Basuki, YayukYayuk Basuki Indonesia
1970
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 1997 and World No. 9 in doubles in 1998
Bathurst, Joan HartiganJoan Hartigan Bathurst Australia
1912
2000
3
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1934 • 1933/1934/1936 Australian Championships champion • 1934 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Baudone-Furlan, NathalieNathalie Baudone-Furlan Italy
1972
Ranked World No. 71 in 1993
Norma Baylon Argentina
1960
1964 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1965 French Championships quarterfinalist
Beamish, GeraldineGeraldine Beamish United Kingdom
1885
1972
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1923 • 1919/1922/1923 Wimbledon semifinalist • 1921 Wimbledon women's doubles runner-up • 1920 Olympic silver medalist in women's doubles
Beck, AnnikaAnnika Beck Germany
1994
Ranked World No. 164 in 2012
Beckingham, ClaireClaire Beckingham 1926 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Bedáňová, DájaDája Bedáňová Czech Republic
1983
Ranked World No. 16 in singles and World No. 34 in doubles in 2002
Beer, Surina deSurina de Beer South Africa
1978
Ranked World No. 116 in singles in 1998 and World No. 49 in doubles in 2000
Begerow, PetraPetra Begerow Germany
1975
Ranked World No. 29 in 1996
Beigbeder, CélineCéline Beigbeder France
1975
Ranked World No. 84 in 2002
Begu, Irina-CameliaIrina-Camelia Begu Romania
1990
Ranked World No. 38 in singles in 2011 and World No. 38 in doubles in 2012
Bendlova, MiroslavaMiroslava Bendlova Czechoslovakia 1978 French Open quarterfinalist
Benešová, IvetaIveta Benešová Czech Republic
1983
Ranked World No. 25 in singles in 2009 and World No. 17 in doubles in 2011
Benjamin, CamilleCamille Benjamin United States
1966
Ranked World No. 27 in 1984
Bentivoglio, Maria FrancescaMaria Francesca Bentivoglio Italy
1977
Ranked World No. 73 in 1993
Bertens, KikiKiki Bertens Netherlands
1991
Ranked World No. 174 in 2011
Bes, EvaEva Bes Spain
1973
Ranked World No. 90 in 2001
Betz Addie, PaulinePauline Betz Addie United States
1919
2011
5
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1946 • 1946 Wimbledon champion1942/1943/1944/1946 U.S. Championships champion • 1946 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Beygelzimer, YuliaYulia Beygelzimer Ukraine
1983
Ranked World No. 83 in singles and World No. 56 in doubles in 2006
Bickerton, LouieLouie Bickerton Australia
1902
1998
1927/1929/1931 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1935 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Bielik, BeaBea Bielik United States
1980
Ranked World No. 130 in 2003
Bieleń-Żarska, AnnaAnna Bieleń-Żarska Poland
1979
Ranked World No. 146 in singles in 2000 and World No. 176 in doubles in 2001
Bingley Hillyard, BlancheBlanche Bingley Hillyard United Kingdom
1863
1946
6
1886/1890/1894/1897/1899/1900 Wimbledon champion
Birnerová, EvaEva Birnerová Czech Republic
1984
Ranked World No. 59 in singles in 2007 and World No. 59 in doubles in 2006
Black, CaraCara Black Zimbabwe
1979
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1999 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2005 • 2007 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2004/2005/2007 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2008 US Open women's doubles champion • 2010 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 2003 French Open mixed doubles champion • 2004/2010 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 2008 US Open mixed doubles champion
Jill Blackman Australia
1936
1963 French Championships quarterfinalist
Blahotová, OlgaOlga Blahotová Czech Republic
1976
Ranked World No. 143 in singles in 2006 and World No. 82 in doubles in 2004
Blair, MollyMolly Blair United Kingdom 1949 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Bobková, RadkaRadka Bobková Czech Republic
1973
Ranked World No. 47 in singles in 1993 and World No. 59 in doubles in 1995
Bogdan, ElenaElena Bogdan Romania
1992
Ranked World No. 151 in singles in 2011 World No. 96 in doubles in 2011
Böhmová, KateřinaKateřina Böhmová Czech Republic
1958
(mother; alternative name: Kateřina Böhmová-Skronská) Doubles champion at 1984 Virginia Slims of Pennsylvania. Ranked World No. 157 in 1986 (doubles)
Böhmová, KateřinaKateřina Böhmová Czech Republic
1986
(daughter; alternative name: Kateřina Klapková) Junior French Open doubles champion in 2004. Ranked World No. 107 in 2006 (singles)
Bollegraf, ManonManon Bollegraf Netherlands
1964
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1990 and World No. 4 in doubles in 1998
Bolton, Nancye WynneNancye Wynne Bolton Australia
1916
2001
6
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1947 and 1948 • 1937/1940/1946/1947/1948/1951 Australian Championships champion • 1936/1937/1938/1939/1940/1947/1948/1949/1951/1952 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1940/1946/1947/1948 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Bondarenko, AlonaAlona Bondarenko Ukraine
1984
Ranked World No. 19 in singles and World No. 11 in doubles in 2008 • 2008 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Bondarenko, KaterynaKateryna Bondarenko Ukraine
1986
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 2009 and World No. 9 in doubles in 2008 • 2008 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Bonder-Kreiss, LisaLisa Bonder-Kreiss United States
1965
Ranked World No. 9 in 1984
Bonicelli, FiorellaFiorella Bonicelli Uruguay
1951
1976 French Open women's doubles champion • 1975 French Open mixed doubles champion
Bonsignori, FedericaFederica Bonsignori Italy
1967
Ranked World No. 28 in 1991
Boogert, KristieKristie Boogert Netherlands
1973
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1996 and World No. 16 in doubles in 1997 • 1994 French Open mixed doubles champion
Boothby, Penelope DoraPenelope Dora Boothby United Kingdom
1881
1970
1
1909 Wimbledon Champion • 1908 Olympic silver medalist in singles
Borwell, SarahSarah Borwell United Kingdom
1979
Ranked World No. 199 in singles in 2006 and World No. 69 in doubles in 2009
Linky Boshoff South Africa
1956
1974 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1977 French Open quarterfinalist
Bossi, AnnelisaAnnelisa Bossi Italy 1949 French Championships semifinalist
Bostock, JeanJean Bostock United Kingdom Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1948 • 1946 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Bouchard, EugenieEugenie Bouchard Canada
1994
Ranked World No. 7[1] in 2014 • Australian Open Semifinals; French Open Semifinals; Wimbledon Final
Bouman, KorneliaKornelia Bouman Netherlands
1903
1998
1
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1928 • 1927 French Championships champion • 1929 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1924 Olympic bronze medalist in mixed doubles
Bovina, ElenaElena Bovina Russia
1983
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 2005 and World No. 14 in doubles in 2003
Bowes-Hackney, BeverlyBeverly Bowes-Hackney United States
1965
Ranked World No. 49 in 1987
Bowtell, AmyAmy Bowtell Ireland
1993
Highest ranked Irish female Tennis player at world number 494. in March 2012
Bradtke, Nicole (Provis)Nicole (Provis) Bradtke Australia
1969
Ranked World No. 24 in singles in 1993 and World No. 11 in doubles in 1992 • 1992 Olympic bronze medalist in women's doubles
Brandi, KristinaKristina Brandi Puerto Rico
1977
Ranked World No. 27 in 2000
Brasher, ShirleyShirley Brasher United Kingdom
1934
1
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1957 • 1957 French Championships champion • 1957 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1958 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Bratchikova, NinaNina Bratchikova Russia
1985
Ranked World No. 129 in 2011
Brémond, Iryna (Kuryanovich)Iryna (Kuryanovich) Brémond Belarus
France
1984
Ranked World No. 108 in 2011
Brémond Beltrame, SéverineSéverine Brémond Beltrame France
1979
Ranked World No. 34 in singles and World No. 85 in doubles in 2007
Brengle, MadisonMadison Brengle United States
1990
Ranked World No. 153 in 2009
Brewer Segal, HeatherHeather Brewer Segal Bermuda
2006
1955/1958 French Championships semifinalist
Brianti, AlbertaAlberta Brianti Italy
1980
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 2011
Brioukhovets, ElenaElena Brioukhovets Soviet Union
1971
Ranked World No. 46 in 1991
Broady, NaomiNaomi Broady United Kingdom
1990
Singles world number 194 in November 2011.
Broquedis, MargueriteMarguerite Broquedis France
1893
1983
2
1913/1914 French Championships champion • 1911/1924 French Championships mixed doubles champion • 1912 Olympic gold medalist in singles and bronze medalist in mixed doubles
Brough Clapp, LouiseLouise Brough Clapp United States
1923
5
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1955 • 1947 U.S. Championships champion1950 Australian Championships champion1948/1949/1955 Wimbledon champion • 1950 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1946/1947/1949 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1946/1948/1949/1950/1954 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1942/1943/1944/1945/1946/1947/1948/1949/1950/1955/1956/1957 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1946/1947/1948/1950 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1942/1947/1948/1949 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Brown, MelissaMelissa Brown United States
1968
Ranked World No. 45 in 1984
Browne, Mary KendallMary Kendall Browne United States
1891
1971
3
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1921 • 1912/1913/1914 U.S. Championships champion • 1912/1913/1914/1921/1925 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1926 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1912/1913/1914/1921 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Ginette Bucaille France Ranked World No. 10 at the end of the year 1954 • 1954 French Championships runner-up
Budařová, IvaIva Budařová Czech Republic
1960
Ranked World No. 24 in 1983
Buding, EddaEdda Buding West Germany
1936
1959 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1956 French Championships quarterfinalist
Buding, IlseIlse Buding West Germany 1956 French Championships quarterfinalist
Bueno, MariaMaria Bueno Brazil
1939
7
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1959 and 1960 • 1959/1960/1964 Wimbledon champion1959/1963/1964/1966 U.S. Championships champion • 1958/1960/1963/1965/1966 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1960/1962/1966/1968 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1960 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1960 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1960 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Bunge, BettinaBettina Bunge West Germany
1963
Ranked World No. 7 in 1983
Burgin, EliseElise Burgin United States
1962
Ranked World No. 27 in 1985
Buryachok, IrinaIrina Buryachok Ukraine
1986
Ranked World No. 183 in 2010
Buth, DawnDawn Buth United States
1976
Ranked World No. 96 in 2001
Buttsworth, CoralCoral Buttsworth Australia
1900
1985
2
1931/1932 Australian Championships champion • 1932 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Buxton, AngelaAngela Buxton United Kingdom
1934
Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1956 • 1956 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1956 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Buzărnescu, MihaelaMihaela Buzărnescu Romania
1988
Ranked World No. 146 in singles in 2012
Büyükakçay, ÇağlaÇağla Büyükakçay Turkey
1989
Ranked World No. 168 in 2011
Bychkova, EkaterinaEkaterina Bychkova Russia
1985
Ranked World No. 66 in singles in 2006
Byrne, JennyJenny Byrne Australia
1967
Ranked World No. 45 in singles in 1989 and World No. 27 in doubles in 1988
Cabeza Candela, EstrellaEstrella Cabeza Candela Spain
1987
Ranked World No. 160 in 2011
Cadayday, Cherie CharizeCherie Charize Cadayday Philippines
1974
3-time Hinampang Open Champion; 3-time WTA Med Week Masters 1000 Champion; 4-time Dublin Open doubles champion with Zenia Grace Catamin; Copenhagen Open finalist
Catamin, Zenia GraceZenia Grace Catamin Philippines
1974
3-time Hinampang Open Champion; 3-time WTA Med Week Masters 1000 Champion; 4-time Dublin Open doubles champion with Cherie Chariz Cadayday; Florence Open finalist
Calleja, Marie-ChristineMarie-Christine Calleja France
1964
Ranked World No. 94 in 1987
Callens, ElsEls Callens Belgium
1970
Ranked World No. 43 in singles in 1997 and World No. 87 in doubles in 1999
Camerin, Maria ElenaMaria Elena Camerin Italy
1982
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 2004 and World No. 33 in doubles in 2006
Canepa, AliceAlice Canepa Italy
1978
Ranked World No. 158 in singles and World No. 93 in doubles in 2000
Capriati, JenniferJennifer Capriati United States
1976
3
Ranked World No. 1 for a total of 17 weeks in 2001 and 2002 • Ranked World No. 28 in doubles in 1992 • 2001/2002 Australian Open champion2001 French Open champion • 1992 Olympic gold medalist in singles
Cargill, AnsleyAnsley Cargill United States
1982
Ranked World No. 90 in singles in 2003 and World No. 67 in doubles in 2004
Carillo, MaryMary Carillo United States
1957
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1980 • 1977 French Open mixed doubles champion
Halle Cioffi Carroll United States
1969
Ranked World No. 31 in 1988
Casale, PamPam Casale United States
1963
Ranked World No. 14 in 1984
Casals, RosemaryRosemary Casals United States
1948
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1970 • 1967/1968/1969/1970/1971/1973 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1970/1972 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1967/1971/1974/1982 US Open women's doubles champion • 1975 US Open mixed doubles champion
Casanova, MyriamMyriam Casanova Switzerland
1985
Ranked World No. 45 in singles in 2003 and World No. 19 in doubles in 2004
Casati, Michelle (Torres)Michelle (Torres) Casati United States
1967
Ranked World No. 18 in 1984
Casoni, GiuliaGiulia Casoni Italy
1978
Ranked World No. 83 in singles and World No. 51 in doubles in 2001
Castaño, CatalinaCatalina Castaño Colombia
1979
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 2006 and World No. 82 in doubles in 2008
Castellvi Castillo, VilmarieVilmarie Castellvi Castillo Puerto Rico
1981
Ranked World No. 125 in singles in 2004
Cavaday, NaomiNaomi Cavaday United Kingdom
1989
Ranked World No. 174 in singles in 2010
Caverzasio, CathyCathy Caverzasio Switzerland
1972
Ranked World No. 34 in 1990
Cawley, Helen GourlayHelen Gourlay Cawley Australia
1946
1972/1976/1977 (January)/1977 (December) Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1977 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Cazalet, Arlette deArlette de Cazalet France 1951 French Championships quarterfinalist
Cecchini, SandraSandra Cecchini Italy
1965
Ranked World No. 15 in 1988
Cenková, LenkaLenka Cenková Czech Republic
1977
Ranked World No. 95 in singles in 1997
Cervanová, ĽudmilaĽudmila Cervanová Slovakia
1979
Ranked World No. 58 in 2004
Cetkovská, PetraPetra Cetkovská Czech Republic
1985
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 2011
Chakhnashvili, MargalitaMargalita Chakhnashvili Georgia
1982
Ranked World No. 134 in singles in 2007
Chakravarthi, RushmiRushmi Chakravarthi India
1977
Won 11 singles and 34 doubles titles on the ITF circuit.
Chakvetadze, AnnaAnna Chakvetadze Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 5 in singles and World No. 53 in doubles in 2007
Chalova, ElenaElena Chalova Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 151 in 2009
Chan Chin-wei Taiwan
1985
Ranked World No. 152 in singles in 2006 and World No. 88 in doubles in 2007
Chan Yung-jan Taiwan
1989
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 2007 and World No. 6 in doubles in 2008
Chang Kai-Chen Taiwan
1991
Ranked World No. 82 in 2010
Chen Yanchong China
1987
Ranked World No. 187 in 2006
Cheney, Dorothy BundyDorothy Bundy Cheney United States
1916
1
Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1946 • 1938 Australian Championships champion
Chi, JaneJane Chi United States
1974
Ranked World No. 62 in 1999
Chládková, DenisaDenisa Chládková Czech Republic
1979
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 2003 and World No. 74 in doubles in 2006
Chmyreva, NatashaNatasha Chmyreva Soviet Union
1958
1975 Australian Open semifinalist
Cho Yoon-jeong Korea
1979
Ranked World No. 45 in singles and World No. 98 in doubles in 2003
Chuang Chia-jung Taiwan
1985
Ranked World No. 177 in singles in 2006 and World No. 5 in doubles in 2008
Cibulková, DominikaDominika Cibulková Slovakia
1989
Australian Open Runner-up 2014
Cîrstea, SoranaSorana Cîrstea Romania
1990
Ranked World No. 23 in singles and World No. 35 in doubles in 2009
Clijsters, KimKim Clijsters Belgium
1983
4
Ranked World No. 1 in singles and doubles in 2003 • 2005/2009/2010 US Open champion2011 Australian Open champion and 3 times WTA-Champion and by doubles: • 2003 Wimbledon champion2003 Roland Garros champion
Cocheteux, AmélieAmélie Cocheteux France
1978
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 1999 and World No. 61 in doubles in 2000
Coetzer, AmandaAmanda Coetzer South Africa
1971
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 1997 and World No. 15 in doubles in 1993
Coghlan Robinson, LorraineLorraine Coghlan Robinson Australia
1937
1958 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Cohen, JuliaJulia Cohen United States
1989
Ranked World No. 97 in 2012
Cohen-Aloro, StéphanieStéphanie Cohen-Aloro France
1983
Ranked World No. 61 in singles in 2003 and World No. 54 in doubles in 2005
Coin, JulieJulie Coin France
1982
Ranked World No. 60 in singles in 2009 and World No. 49 in doubles in 2010
Colegate, J. S.J. S. Colegate 1924 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Patricia Coleman-Gregg Australia
1953
1972 Australian Open quarterfinalist
Beryl Penrose Collier Australia
1930
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1955 • 1955 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Collins, SandySandy Collins United States
1958
Ranked World No. 38 in singles in 1983 and World No. 17 in doubles in 1992
Compostizo de Andrés, Eloísa MaríaEloísa María Compostizo de Andrés Spain
1988
Ranked World No. 199 in 2010
Connolly Brinker, MaureenMaureen Connolly Brinker United States
1934
1969
9
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year from 1952 through 1954 • 1953 Australian Championships champion1953/1954 French Championships champion1952/1953/1954 Wimbledon champion1951/1952/1953 U.S. Championships champion • 1953 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1954 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1954 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Contostavlos, HeleneHelene Contostavlos Greece 1926 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Cooke, Sarah PalfreySarah Palfrey Cooke United States
1912
1996
2
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1934 • 1941/1945 U.S. Championships champion • 1930/1932/1934/1935/1937/1938/1939/1940/1941 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1938/1939 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1932/1935/1937/1941 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1939 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Cooper Sterry, CharlotteCharlotte Cooper Sterry United Kingdom
1870
1966
5
1895/1896/1898/1901/1908 Wimbledon champion • 1900 Olympic gold medalist in singles and mixed doubles
Cordwell, BelindaBelinda Cordwell New Zealand
1965
Ranked World No. 17 in 1989
Cornet, AlizéAlizé Cornet France
1990
Ranked World No. 11 in singles in 2009
Costas-Moreira, LeticiaLeticia Costas-Moreira Spain
1990
Ranked World No. 179 in singles in 2011
Court, Margaret (Smith)Margaret (Smith) Court Australia
1942
24
• Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year from 1962 through 1965 and in 1969, 1970, and 1973 • One of three players to have won every possible title (singles, doubles, mixed doubles) at all four Grand Slam events. • Australian Open champion 1960/1961/1962/1963/1964/1965/1966/1969/1970/1971/1973 • Australian Open women's doubles champion 1961/1962/1963/1965/1969/1970/1971/1973 • Australian Championships mixed doubles champion 1963/1964 • French Open champion 1962/1964/1969/1970/1973 • French Open women's doubles champion 1964/1965/1966/1973 • French Open mixed doubles champion 1963/1964/1965/1969 • US Open champion 1962/1965/1969/1970/1973 • US Open women's doubles champion 1963/1968/1970/1973/1975 • US Open mixed doubles champion 1961/1962/1963/1964/1965/1969/1970/1972 • Wimbledon champion 1963/1965/1970 • Wimbledon women's doubles champion 1964/1969 • Wimbledon mixed doubles champion 1963/1965/1966/1968/1975
Courteix, PaulePaule Courteix France 1959 French Championships quarterfinalist
Courtois, LaurenceLaurence Courtois Belgium
1976
Ranked World No. 37 in singles in 1996 and World No. 32 in doubles in 2000
Cozens, Daphne AkhurstDaphne Akhurst Cozens Australia
1903
1933
5
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1928 • 1925/1926/1928/1929/1930 Australian Championships champion • 1924/1925/1928/1929/1931 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1924/1925/1928/1929 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Cravero, JorgelinaJorgelina Cravero Argentina
1982
Ranked World No. 106 in singles in 2007
Crawford, Marjorie CoxMarjorie Cox Crawford Australia 1932 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1931/1932/1933 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Craybas, JillJill Craybas United States
1974
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 2006 and World No. 41 in doubles in 2008
Cristea, CătălinaCătălina Cristea Romania
1975
Ranked World No. 59 in singles in 1997 and World No. 40 in doubles in 1998
Croft, AnnabelAnnabel Croft United Kingdom
1966
Ranked World No. 24 in singles in 1985
Cueto, IsabelIsabel Cueto Germany
1968
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 1989 and World No. 77 in doubles in 1987
Cummings, KathleenKathleen Cummings United States
1961
Ranked World No. 48 in 1981
Cunningham, CarrieCarrie Cunningham United States
1972
Ranked World No. 38 in 1991
Curry, JoanJoan Curry United Kingdom Ranked World No. 9 at the end of the year in 1949 • 1949/1952 French Championships quarterfinalist
Czink, MelindaMelinda Czink Hungary
1982
Ranked World No. 37 in singles in 2009 and World No. 80 in doubles in 2010
Cecilia Dahlman Sweden
1968
Ranked World No. 63 in singles and World No. 95 in doubles in 1990
Nanne Dahlman Finland
1970
Ranked World No. 59 in singles in 1993 and World No. 52 in doubles in 1996
Mary Lou Daniels United States
1961
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1983 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1990
Daniilidou, EleniEleni Daniilidou Greece
1982
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 2003 and World No. 21 in doubles in 2007
Rosa-Maria Reyes Darmon Mexico
1939
1957 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1958 French Championships quarterfinalist
Date-Krumm, KimikoKimiko Date-Krumm Japan
1970
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1995 and World No. 33 in doubles in 1992
Davenport, LindsayLindsay Davenport United States
1976
3
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 1998, 2001, 2004, and 2005 and World No. 2 in doubles at the end of the year in 1997 • Ranked World No. 1 in singles for a total of 98 weeks from 1998 through 2002 and from 2004 through 2006 • 1998 US Open champion1999 Wimbledon champion2000 Australian Open champion • 1996 French Open women's doubles champion • 1997 US Open women's doubles champion • 1999 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Barbara Scofield Davidson United States
1926
Ranked World No. 5 at the end of the year in 1950 • 1950 French Championships semifinalist
Dechaume-Balleret, AlexiaAlexia Dechaume-Balleret France
1970
Ranked World No. 46 in 1992
Dechy, NathalieNathalie Dechy France
1979
Ranked World No. 11 in singles in 2006 and World No. 8 in doubles in 2007
Dekmeijere, LīgaLīga Dekmeijere Latvia
1983
Ranked World No. 54 in doubles in 2010
Dellacqua, CaseyCasey Dellacqua Australia
1985
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 2008 and World No. 9 in doubles in 2009
Dementieva, ElenaElena Dementieva Russia
1981
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 2009 and World No. 5 in doubles in 2003
Demongeot, IsabelleIsabelle Demongeot France
1966
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 1988 and World No. 20 in doubles in 1989
Dentoni, CorinnaCorinna Dentoni Italy
1989
Ranked World No. 132 in 2009
Devries, AnnAnn Devries Belgium
1970
Ranked World No. 77 in 1988
Dhenin, CarolineCaroline Dhenin France
1973
Ranked World No. 141 in singles in 1997 and World No. 49 in doubles in 2004
Dias, NiegeNiege Dias Brazil
1966
Ranked World No. 31 in 1988
Diatchenko, VitaliaVitalia Diatchenko Russia
1990
Ranked World No. 105 in singles in 2009
Díaz-Oliva, MarianaMariana Díaz-Oliva Argentina
1976
Ranked World No. 42 in singles and World No. 93 in doubles in 2001
Ditty, JulieJulie Ditty United States
1979
Ranked World No. 89 in singles in 2008 and World No. 66 in doubles in 2009
Diyas, ZarinaZarina Diyas Kazakhstan
1993
Ranked World No. 143 in 2011
Dlhopolcová, LenkaLenka Dlhopolcová Slovakia
1992
Ranked World No. 156 in 2002
Dod, LottieLottie Dod United Kingdom
1871
1960
5
1887/1888/1891/1892/1893 Wimbledon champion
Dokić, JelenaJelena Dokić Australia
Yugoslavia
Serbia and
Montenegro
1983
Ranked World No. 4 in singles and World No. 10 in doubles in 2002
Doi, MisakiMisaki Doi Japan
1991
Ranked World No. 107 in 2011
Dolonts, Vesna (Manasieva)Vesna (Manasieva) Dolonts Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 86 in 2011
Domachowska, MartaMarta Domachowska Poland
1986
Ranked World No. 37 in singles and World No. 62 in doubles in 2006
Domínguez Lino, LourdesLourdes Domínguez Lino Spain
1981
Ranked World No. 40 in singles and World No. 45 in doubles in 2006
Dominikovic, EvieEvie Dominikovic Australia
1980
Ranked World No. 64 in singles in 2001 and World No. 52 in doubles in 2002
Dopfer, SandraSandra Dopfer Austria
1970
Ranked World No. 70 in 1994
Dushevina, VeraVera Dushevina Russia
1986
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 2005 and World No. 27 in doubles in 2007
Dragomir Ilie, RuxandraRuxandra Dragomir Ilie Romania
1972
Ranked World No. 15 in singles and World No. 21 in doubles in 1997
Drake, MaureenMaureen Drake Canada
1971
Ranked World No. 47 in singles in 1999 and World No. 77 in doubles in 2006
Dübbers, NinaNina Dübbers Germany
1980
Ranked World No. 166 in 2002
Dubois, StéphanieStéphanie Dubois Canada
1986
Ranked World No. 95 in singles in 2008
Dulgheru, AlexandraAlexandra Dulgheru Romania
1989
Ranked World No. 26 in 2011 and World No. 41 in doubles in 2011
Dulko, GiselaGisela Dulko Argentina
1985
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 2005 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2010 • 2011 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Du Plooy, Annette Van ZylAnnette Van Zyl Du Plooy South Africa
1943
Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1965 and 1966 • 1966 French Championships mixed doubles champion
duPont, Margaret OsborneMargaret Osborne duPont United States
1918
6
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year from 1947 through 1950 • 1946/1949 French Championships champion1948/1949/1950 U.S. Championships champion1947 Wimbledon champion • 1946/1947/1949 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1946/1948/1949/1950/1954 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1941/1942/1943/1944/1945/1946/1947/1948/1949/1950/1955/1956/1957 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1962 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1943/1944/1945/1946/1950/1956/1958/1959/1960 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Duque Mariño, MarianaMariana Duque Mariño Colombia
1989
Ranked World No. 94 in 2010
Durie, JoJo Durie United Kingdom
1960
Ranked World No. 5 in 1984 • Australian Mixed Doubles Champion 1991 • Wimbledon Mixed Doubles Champion 1987
Durr, FrançoiseFrançoise Durr France
1942
1
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1967 • 1967 French Championships champion • 1967 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1968/1969/1970/1971 French Open women's doubles champion • 1969/1972 US Open women's doubles champion • 1968/1971/1973 French Open mixed doubles champion • 1976 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Dyrberg, EvaEva Dyrberg Denmark
1980
Ranked World No. 77 in singles in 2002 and World No. 90 in doubles in 2000
Dzehalevich, EkaterinaEkaterina Dzehalevich Belarus
1986
Ranked World No. 134 in singles and World No. 64 in doubles in 2008
Ebbern, RobynRobyn Ebbern Australia
1944
Ranked World No. 9 at the end of the year in 1964 • 1963 French Championships quarterfinalist • 1962/1963 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1963 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1963 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion (shared - final abandoned because of rain)
Ebbinghaus, KatjaKatja Ebbinghaus West Germany
1948
1972/1973/1974 French Open quarterfinalist
Egorova, NataliaNatalia Egorova Russia
1966
Ranked World No. 76 in singles in 1989 and World No. 26 in doubles in 1988
Ehritt-Vanc, AndreeaAndreea Ehritt-Vanc Romania
1973
Ranked World No. 135 in singles in 2003 and World No. 40 in doubles in 2006
Eisel, Mary-AnnMary-Ann Eisel United States
1946
1967 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
El Tabakh, HeidiHeidi El Tabakh Canada
1986
Ranked World No. 149 in singles in 2010
Elia, Silvia FarinaSilvia Farina Elia Italy
1972
Ranked World No. 11 in singles in 2002 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1999
Ellwood, AnnabelAnnabel Ellwood Australia
1978
Ranked World No. 57 in singles and World No. 60 in doubles in 1997
Endo, ManaMana Endo Japan
1971
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1994 and World No. 98 in doubles in 1995
Erakovic, MarinaMarina Erakovic New Zealand
1988
Ranked World No. 49 in singles and World No. 43 in doubles in 2008
Ercegović, NadinNadin Ercegović Croatia
1973
Ranked World No. 61 in 1993
Errani, SaraSara Errani Italy
1987
Ranked World No. 6 in singles in 2012 and No. 1 in doubles in 2012 • 2012 French Open women's doubles champion • 2012 US Open women's doubles champion • 2013 Australian Open women's doubles champion • ITF World Champion in doubles, 2012 (with Roberta Vinci)
Esperón, SoledadSoledad Esperón Argentina
1985
Ranked World No. 166 in singles in 2009
Evert, ChrisChris Evert United States
1954
18
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1975, 1976, 1977, 1980, and 1981 • Ranked World No. 1 for a total of 262 weeks from 1975 through 1982 and in 1985 • 1974/1975/1979/1980/1983/1985/1986 French Open champion1974/1976/1981 Wimbledon champion1975/1976/1977/1978/1980/1982 US Open champion1982/1984 Australian Open champion • 1974/1975 French Open women's doubles champion • 1976 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Evtimova, DiaDia Evtimova Bulgaria
1987
Ranked World No. 147 in 2011
Donna Faber United States
1971
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 1990
Nideffer, Rosalyn (Fairbank)Rosalyn (Fairbank) Nideffer South Africa
United States
1960
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 1990 and World No. 12 in doubles in 1986 • 1981/1983 French Open women's doubles champion
Falconi, IrinaIrina Falconi United States
1990
Ranked World No. 74 in singles in 2011
Fales, Donna FloydDonna Floyd Fales United States
1940
1963 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1962 French Championships quarterfinalist
Fauche, ChristelleChristelle Fauche Switzerland
1973
Ranked World No. 80 in 1992
Faull, Jo-AnneJo-Anne Faull Australia
1971
Ranked World No. 61 in singles in 1989 and World No. 36 in doubles in 1992
Fauth, EvelynEvelyn Fauth Austria
1976
Ranked World No. 127 in 2002
Feber, NancyNancy Feber Belgium
1976
Ranked World No. 79 in singles in 1996 and World No. 46 in doubles in 1995
Fedak, YulianaYuliana Fedak Ukraine
1983
Ranked World No. 63 in singles in 2006 and World No. 34 in doubles in 2007
Fedossova, YouliaYoulia Fedossova France
1988
Ranked World No. 107 in 2007
Fendick, PattyPatty Fendick United States
1965
Ranked World No. 19 in singles and World No. 4 in doubles in 1989 • 1991 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Ferguson, SophieSophie Ferguson Australia
1986
Ranked World No. 109 in 2010
Fernández, ClarisaClarisa Fernández Argentina
1981
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 2003
Fernández, GigiGigi Fernández Puerto Rico
United States
1964
Ranked World No. 17 in singles and World No. 1 in doubles in 1991 • 1988/1990/1992/1995/1996 US Open women's doubles champion • 1991/1992/1993/1994/1995/1997 French Open women's doubles champion • 1992/1993/1994/1997 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1993/1994 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1992/1996 Olympic gold medalist in women's doubles
Fernandez, Mary JoeMary Joe Fernandez United States
1971
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1990 and World No. 4 in doubles in 1991 • 1991 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1996 French Open women's doubles champion • 1992/1996 Olympic gold medalist in women's doubles • 1990/1992 Australian Open runner-up • 1993 French Open runner-up • 1992/1996 Olympic gold medalist in women's doubles • 1992 Olympic bronze medalist in singles
Fernandez Brugues, EvaEva Fernandez Brugues Spain
1986
Ranked World No. 185 in singles in 2009
Linda Ferrando Italy
1966
Ranked World No. 36 in singles in 1994 and World No. 33 in doubles in 1993
Feuerstein, ClaireClaire Feuerstein France
1986
Ranked World No. 171 in 2009
Fichman, SharonSharon Fichman Canada
1990
Ranked World No. 114 in singles and World No. 83 in doubles in 2010
Field, LouiseLouise Field Australia
1967
Ranked World No. 96 in singles in 1989 and World No. 48 in doubles in 1990
Fislová, EvaEva Fislová Slovakia
1981
Ranked World No. 98 in 2003
Fitch Rymer, JoyceJoyce Fitch Rymer Australia 1946 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Fleitz, Beverly BakerBeverly Baker Fleitz United States
1930
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1954, 1955, and 1958 • 1955 French Championships women's doubles champion
Fletcher Barker, HelenHelen Fletcher Barker United Kingdom
1931
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1954 • 1954 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Flipkens, KirstenKirsten Flipkens Belgium
1986
Ranked World No. 13 in 2013 • 2013 Wimbledon semifinalist
Floris, AnnaAnna Floris Italy
1982
Ranked World No. 132 in singles in 2010
Fokina, GalinaGalina Fokina Russia
1984
Ranked World No. 168 in singles and World No. 79 in doubles in 2002
Földényi, AnnaAnna Földényi Hungary
1974
Ranked World No. 107 in 1999
Foretz, StéphanieStéphanie Foretz France
1981
Ranked World No. 62 in singles in 2003 and World No. 42 in doubles in 2008
Frankl, SilkeSilke Frankl Germany
1970
Ranked World No. 67 in 1994
Frazier, AmyAmy Frazier United States
1972
Ranked World No. 13 in singles in 1995 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1993
Fry Irvin, ShirleyShirley Fry Irvin United States
1927
4
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1956 • 1957 Australian Championships champion1951 French Championships champion1956 Wimbledon champion1956 U.S. Championships champion • 1957 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1950/1951/1952/1953 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953/1954 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1956 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Fuda, RyokoRyoko Fuda Japan
1986
Ranked World No. 143 in 2006
Fujiwara, RikaRika Fujiwara Japan
1981
Ranked World No. 84 in singles in 2005 and World No. 13 in doubles in 2002
Fulco-Villella, BettinaBettina Fulco-Villella Argentina
1968
Ranked World No. 23 in singles in 1988 and World No. 62 in doubles in 1991
Fusai, AlexandraAlexandra Fusai France
1973
Ranked World No. 37 in singles and World No. 6 in doubles in 1998
Gabba, GiuliaGiulia Gabba Italy
1987
Ranked World No. 183 in 2007
Gadusek, BonnieBonnie Gadusek United States
1963
Ranked World No. 8 in 1984
Gagliardi, EmmanuelleEmmanuelle Gagliardi Switzerland
1976
Ranked World No. 42 in singles in 2002 and World No. 22 in doubles in 2004
Gaidano, Maria JoseMaria Jose Gaidano Argentina
1973
Ranked World No. 85 in singles and World No. 87 in doubles in 1993
Gallovits-Hall, EdinaEdina Gallovits-Hall Romania
1984
Ranked World No. 54 in singles in 2008 and World No. 63 in doubles in 2009
Ganz, DonnaDonna Ganz United States
1954
1975 French Open quarterfinalist
Garbin, TathianaTathiana Garbin Italy
1977
Ranked World No. 22 in singles in 2007 and World No. 25 in doubles in 2001
Garcia, CarolineCaroline Garcia France
1993
Ranked World No. 135 in 2011
Garcia, PaulaPaula Garcia Spain
1979
Ranked World No. 139 in 2005
Garcia Sokol, Maria VaninaMaria Vanina Garcia Sokol Argentina
1983
Ranked World No. 191 in 2005
García Vidagany, BeatrizBeatriz García Vidagany Spain
1988
Ranked World No. 146 in 2010
Garrison (Jackson), ZinaZina Garrison (Jackson) United States
1963
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1989 and World No. 5 in doubles in 1988 • 1987 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 1988/1990 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Garrone, LauraLaura Garrone Italy
1967
Ranked World No. 32 in singles in 1987 and World No. 50 in doubles in 1991
Gavaldón, AngélicaAngélica Gavaldón Mexico
1973
Ranked World No. 34 in 1996
Gehrlein, StephanieStephanie Gehrlein Germany
1982
Ranked World No. 121 in 2004
Georgatou, EiriniEirini Georgatou Greece
1990
Ranked World No. 176 in 2011
Gerasimou, AnnaAnna Gerasimou Greece
1987
Ranked World No. 200 in 2009
Gerši, AdrianaAdriana Gerši Czech Republic
1976
Ranked World No. 48 in 1997
Ruta Gerulaitis United States
1955
1979 French Open quarterfinalist
Ghirardi, LeaLea Ghirardi France
1974
Ranked World No. 73 in 1995
Gibson, AltheaAlthea Gibson United States
1927
2003
5
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1957 and 1958 • 1956 French Championships champion1957/1958 Wimbledon Championships champion1957/1958 U.S. Championships champion
Giorgi, CamilaCamila Giorgi Italy
1991
Ranked World No. 73 in singles in 2013
Raquel Giscafre Argentina
1949
1974 French Open semifinalist
Glass, AndreaAndrea Glass Germany
1976
Ranked World No. 53 in singles in 1999 and World No. 85 in doubles in 2000
Glatch, AlexaAlexa Glatch United States
1989
Ranked World No. 102 in 2009
Glushko, JuliaJulia Glushko Israel
1990
Ranked World No. 129 in singles in 2013
Godfree, Kathleen McKaneKathleen McKane Godfree United Kingdom
1896
1992
2
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1923, 1924, and 1926 • 1924/1926 Wimbledon Championships champion • 1924 Olympic silver medalist in women's doubles and bronze medalist in singles • 1920 Olympic gold medalist in women's doubles, silver medalist in mixed doubles, and bronze medalist in singles
Godridge, Kristin Australia
1973
Ranked World No. 79 in singles in 1991 and World No. 68 in doubles in 1990
Gojnea, MădălinaMădălina Gojnea Romania
1987
Ranked World No. 149 in 2011
Golarsa, LauraLaura Golarsa Italy
1967
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 1990 and World No. 23 in doubles in 1995
Elsie Goldsack Pitman United Kingdom Ranked World No. 10 at the end of the year in 1929 and 1931 • 1929 Wimbledon semifinalist
Goleš, SabrinaSabrina Goleš Croatia
1965
Ranked World No. 27 in singles and World No. 55 in doubles in 1987
Golovin, TatianaTatiana Golovin France
1988
Ranked World No. 12 in singles in 2008 and World No. 91 in doubles in 2007
Goloviznina, MariaMaria Goloviznina Russia
1979
Ranked World No. 135 in singles in 2003 and World No. 139 in doubles in 1998
Gomer, SaraSara Gomer United Kingdom
1964
Ranked World No. 46 in 1988
Gompert, KateKate Gompert United States
1963
Ranked World No. 18 in 1987
Goolagong Cawley, EvonneEvonne Goolagong Cawley Australia
1951
7
Ranked World No. 1 in 1976 • 1974/1975/1976/1977(December) Australian Open Champion1971 French Open champion1971/1980 Wimbledon champion • 1971/1974/1975/1976/1977(December) Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1974 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1972 French Open mixed doubles champion
Görges, JuliaJulia Görges Germany
1988
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 2012 and World No. 31 in doubles in 2011
Gorrochategui, InésInés Gorrochategui Argentina
1973
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 1994 and World No. 9 in doubles in 1995
Eleanor Goss United States Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1923, 1924, and 1925 • 1918 U.S. Championships runner-up • 1918/1919/1920/1926 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion
Govortsova, OlgaOlga Govortsova Belarus
1988
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 2008 and World No. 34 in doubles in 2010
Graebner, Carole CaldwellCarole Caldwell Graebner United States
1943
2008
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1964 • 1965 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1966 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Graf, SteffiSteffi Graf Germany
1969
22
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1995, and 1996 • 1988/1989/1990/1994 Australian Open champion1987/1988/1993/1995/1996/1999 French Open champion1988/1989/1991/1992/1993/1995/1996 Wimbledon champion1988/1989/1993/1995/1996 US Open champion • 1988 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1992 Olympic silver medalist in singles • 1988 Olympic gold medalist in singles and bronze medalist in doubles. Ranked World No. 1 for 377 weeks.
Graham, DebbieDebbie Graham United States
1970
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 1992 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1994
Grahame, AmandaAmanda Grahame Australia
1979
Ranked World No. 159 in 2002
Grande, RitaRita Grande Italy
1975
Ranked World No. 24 in singles and World No. 26 in doubles in 2001
Grandin, NatalieNatalie Grandin South Africa
1981
Ranked World No. 144 in singles in 2005 and World No. 54 in doubles in 2010
Granville, LauraLaura Granville United States
1981
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 2003 and World No. 47 in doubles in 2007
Groenman Walhof, GertruidaGertruida Groenman Walhof Netherlands
1944
1966 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Grönefeld, Anna-LenaAnna-Lena Grönefeld Germany
1985
Ranked World No. 14 in singles and World No. 7 in doubles in 2006 • 2009 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Gronert, SarahSarah Gronert Germany
1986
Ranked World No. 164 in 2012
Marzia Grossi Italy
1970
Ranked World No. 79 in singles in 1993
Grossman-Wunderlich, AnnAnn Grossman-Wunderlich United States
1970
Ranked World No. 29 in singles and World No. 31 in doubles in 1993
Groth, Jarmila (Gajdošová)Jarmila (Gajdošová) Groth Australia
Slovakia
1987
Ranked World No. 25 in singles in 2011 and World No. 51 in doubles in 2007
Grzybowska, MagdalenaMagdalena Grzybowska Poland
1978
Ranked World No. 30 in singles in 1998 and World No. 86 in doubles in 1997
Gubacsi, ZsófiaZsófia Gubacsi Hungary
1981
Ranked World No. 76 in singles in 2002 and World No. 93 in doubles in 2003
Guillergan, Ma. KarenMa. Karen Guillergan Philippines
1992
Ranked World No. 32 in singles in 2010
Gullickson, CarlyCarly Gullickson United States
1986
Ranked World No. 123 in singles in 2009 and World No. 52 in doubles in 2006 • 2009 US Open mixed doubles champion
Gurdal, MicheleMichele Gurdal Belgium
1952
1979 Australian Open quarterfinalist
Gurney, MelissaMelissa Gurney United States
1969
Ranked World No. 17 in 1987
Guse, Kerry-AnneKerry-Anne Guse Australia
1972
Ranked World No. 60 in singles in 1997 and World No. 26 in doubles in 1998
Gussoni, NataliaNatalia Gussoni Argentina
1981
Ranked World No. 134 in singles in 2004
Habšudová, KarinaKarina Habšudová Slovakia
1973
Ranked World No. 10 in 1997
Hack, SabineSabine Hack Germany
1969
Ranked World No. 13 in singles in 1995 and World No. 94 in doubles in 1994
Haji, KhanumKhanum Haji India First-ever women's champion in the Grass Court National Championship of India, held in 1946.
Hakami, EllyElly Hakami United States
1969
Ranked World No. 32 in 1988
Halard-Decugis, JulieJulie Halard-Decugis France
1970
Ranked World No. 7 in singles and World No. 1 in doubles in 2000 • 2000 US Open women's doubles champion
Halep, SimonaSimona Halep Romania
1991
Ranked World No. 3 in 2014
Hallquist, BarbaraBarbara Hallquist United States
1957
Ranked World No. 56 in 1983
Hampton, JamieJamie Hampton United States
1990
Ranked World No. 116 in 2011
Han Xinyun People's Republic of China
1990
Ranked World No. 129 in singles in 2011 and World No. 90 in doubles in 2008
Hanika, SylviaSylvia Hanika West Germany
1959
Ranked World No. 5 in 1983
Hantuchová, DanielaDaniela Hantuchová Slovakia
1983
Ranked World No. 5 in singles in 2003 and in doubles in 2002 • 2001 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 2002 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 2005 French Open mixed doubles champion • 2005 US Open mixed doubles champion
Hard, DarleneDarlene Hard United States
1936
3
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1957, 1960, and 1961 • 1960 French Championships champion1960/1961 U.S. Championships champion • 1957/1959/1960/1963 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1955/1957/1960 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1958/1959/1960/1961/1962 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1957/1959/1960 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1955/1961 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Hardwick Hare, MaryMary Hardwick Hare United Kingdom Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1939 • 1939 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Tanya Harford South Africa
1958
1981 French Open women's doubles champion
Harkleroad, AshleyAshley Harkleroad United States
1985
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 2003 and World No. 39 in doubles in 2007
Harper, Anna McCuneAnna McCune Harper United States
1902
1999
1931 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • Top-ranked player in the United States in 1930
Harrington (tennis), JulieJulie Harrington (tennis) United States
1962
Ranked World No. 70 in 1983
Harris, KerryKerry Harris Australia
1949
1972 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Harrison, BettyBetty Harrison United Kingdom 1950 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Hart, DorisDoris Hart United States
1925
6
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end in 1951 • 1949 Australian Championships champion1950/1952 French Championships champion1951 Wimbledon champion1954/1955 U.S. Championships champion • 1950 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1948/1950/1951/1952/1953 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1947/1951/1952/1953 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953/1954 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1949/1950 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953 French Championships mixed doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953/1954/1955 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1951/1952/1953/1954/1955 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Kathleen Harter United States
1946
1967 Wimbledon semifinalist
Harvey-Wild, LindaLinda Harvey-Wild United States
1971
Ranked World No. 23 in singles and World No. 17 in doubles in 1996
Barbara Hawcroft Australia
1950
1972 Australian Open quarterfinalist
Haynes, AngelaAngela Haynes United States
1984
Ranked World No. 95 in singles in 2005 and World No. 86 in doubles in 2008
Hazel, MarieMarie Hazel 1923 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Heeley, MaryMary Heeley United Kingdom Ranked World No. 6 at year-end in 1932 • 1932 Wimbledon semifinalist
Hegedűs, AdriennAdrienn Hegedűs Hungary
1977
Ranked World No. 178 in 2001
Bobbie Heine Miller South Africa
1910
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1929 • 1929 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1927 French Championships women's doubles champion
Heldman, JulieJulie Heldman United States
1945
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1969
Helgeson-Nielsen, GingerGinger Helgeson-Nielsen United States
1968
Ranked World No. 29 in singles and World No. 38 in doubles in 1995
Henin, JustineJustine Henin Belgium
1982
7
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 2003, 2006, and 2007 and World No. 23 in doubles in 2002 • 2003/2005/2006/2007 French Open champion2003/2007 US Open champion2004 Australian Open champion • Ranked World No. 1 for 125 weeks
Henke, VanessaVanessa Henke Germany
1981
Ranked World No. 137 in singles in 2005 and World No. 110 in doubles in 2002
Ann Henricksson United States
1959
Ranked World No. 36 in singles in 1985 and World No. 40 in doubles in 1988
Hercog, PolonaPolona Hercog Slovenia
1991
Ranked World No. 35 in singles and World No. 56 in doubles in 2011
Herr, BethBeth Herr United States
1964
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1983 and World No. 26 in doubles in 1988
Herreman, NathalieNathalie Herreman France
1966
Ranked World No. 42 in singles in 1986 and World No. 35 in doubles in 1988
Hetherington, JillJill Hetherington Canada
1964
Ranked World No. 64 in singles in 1988 and World No. 6 in doubles in 1989
Betty Hilton United Kingdom Ranked World No. 6 at year-end in 1949 • 1949 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1946 French Championships quarterfinalist
Hingis, MartinaMartina Hingis Switzerland
1980
5
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 1997, 1999, and 2000 • Ranked World No. 1 in doubles in 1998 • 1997/1998/1999 Australian Open champion1997 Wimbledon champion1997 US Open champion • 1996/1998 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1997/1998/1999/2002 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1998/2000 French Open women's doubles champion • 1998 US Open women's doubles champion • 2006 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • Ranked World No. 1 for 209 weeks
Hiraki, RikaRika Hiraki Japan
1971
Ranked World No. 72 in singles and World No. 26 in doubles in 1997 • 1997 French Open mixed doubles champion
Hisamatsu, ShihoShiho Hisamatsu Japan
1979
Ranked World No. 143 in 2006
Hladíková, TerezaTereza Hladíková Czech Republic
1988
Ranked World No. 197 in 2009
Hlaváčková, AndreaAndrea Hlaváčková Czech Republic
1986
Ranked World No. 87 in singles in 2011 and World No. 38 in doubles in 2010
Hoad, JennyJenny Hoad Australia
1934
1954 Australian Championships runner-up
Hobbs, AnneAnne Hobbs United Kingdom
1959
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1981 and World No. 6 in doubles in 1984
Hofmanova, NikolaNikola Hofmanova Austria
1991
Ranked World No. 161 in 2010
Hogan, PattiPatti Hogan United States
1949
1972 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Holladay, TerryTerry Holladay United States
1955
Ranked World No. 39 in 1984
Holman, DorothyDorothy Holman United Kingdom
1883
1979
1912/1913 Wimbledon semifinalist • 1920 Olympic silver medalist in singles and women's doubles
Holubova, MiroslavaMiroslava Holubova Czechoslovakia 1976 French Open quarterfinalist
Hopkins, JenniferJennifer Hopkins United States
1981
Ranked World No. 52 in singles in 2001 and World No. 55 in doubles in 2005
Hopman, Nell HallNell Hall Hopman Australia
1909
1968
1939/1947 Australian Championships runner-up • 1930/1936/1937/1939 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion • 1954 French Championships women's doubles champion
Hopmans, AmandaAmanda Hopmans Netherlands
1976
Ranked World No. 72 in singles in 1999 and World No. 88 in doubles in 2000
Horn, Marie LuiseMarie Luise Horn Germany Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1932 and 1937 • 1936 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Horvath, KathleenKathleen Horvath United States
1965
Ranked World No. 10 in singles in 1984, and World No. 45 in doubles in 1988
Justina Bricka Horwitz United States
1943
1965 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Hradecká, LucieLucie Hradecká Czech Republic
1985
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 2011 and World No. 8 in doubles in 2012
Hrdinová, EvaEva Hrdinová Czech Republic
1984
Ranked World No. 168 in singles and World No. 55 in doubles in 2008
Hrozenská, StanislavaStanislava Hrozenská Slovakia
1982
Ranked World No. 146 in singles in 2003 and World No. 151 in doubles in 2005
Hsieh Su-Wei Republic of China 1986 Ranked World No. 78 in singles in 2008 and World No. 9 in doubles in 2009
Hu Na People's Republic of China
United States
1963
Ranked World No. 48 in singles in 1988 and World No. 49 in doubles in 1990
Huber, AnkeAnke Huber Germany
1974
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1996 and World No. 30 in doubles in 2000
Huber, Liezel (Horn)Liezel (Horn) Huber South Africa
United States
1976
Ranked World No. 131 in singles in 1999 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2007 • 2005/2007 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2007 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2008 US Open women's doubles champion • 2009 French Open mixed doubles champion • 2010 US Open mixed doubles champion
Huber, PetraPetra Huber Austria
1966
Ranked World No. 37 in 1984
Hunt, LesleyLesley Hunt Australia
1950
Ranked World No. 9 at year-end in 1974
Husárová, JanetteJanette Husárová Slovakia
1974
Ranked World No. 31 in singles and World No. 3 in doubles in 2003
Hy-Boulais, PatriciaPatricia Hy-Boulais Canada
1965
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1993 and World No. 36 in doubles in 1987
Ignatieva, TatianaTatiana Ignatieva Belarus
1974
Ranked World No. 91 in 1993
Iijima, KumikoKumiko Iijima Japan
1982
Ranked World No. 182 in 2011
Inoue, EtsukoEtsuko Inoue Japan
1964
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1988 and World No. 34 in doubles in 1987
Irigoyen, MaríaMaría Irigoyen Argentina
1987
Ranked World No. 167 in singles in 2010
Irvin, MarissaMarissa Irvin United States
1980
Ranked World No. 51 in singles and World No. 84 in doubles in 2002
Ivan, AnnaAnna Ivan United States
1966
Ranked World No. 39 in 1986
Ivanova, EkaterinaEkaterina Ivanova Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 136 in 2009
Ivanovic, AnaAna Ivanovic Serbia
1987
1
Ranked World No. 1 in singles in 2008 and World No. 50 in doubles in 2006 • 2008 French Open champion
Jackson, JameaJamea Jackson United States
1986
Ranked World No. 45 in 2006
Jacobs, HelenHelen Jacobs United States
1908
1997
5
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1936 • 1932/1933/1934/1935 U.S. Championships champion1936 Wimbledon champion • 1932/1934/1935 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1934 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Jaeger, AndreaAndrea Jaeger United States
1965
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1982 and 1983 • 1981 French Open mixed doubles champion
Jaggard-Lai, MichelleMichelle Jaggard-Lai Australia
1969
Ranked World No. 83 in singles in 1993 and World No. 42 in doubles in 1991
Jani, Réka-LucaRéka-Luca Jani Hungary
1991
Ranked World No. 147 in singles in 2012
Janković, JelenaJelena Janković Serbia
1985
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 2008 and World No. 43 in doubles in 2006 • 2007 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Jans, KlaudiaKlaudia Jans Poland
1984
Ranked World No. 46 in doubles in 2010
Jaušovec, MimaMima Jaušovec Yugoslavia
1956
1
Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1976 • 1977 French Open champion • 1978 French Open women's doubles champion
Javer, MoniqueMonique Javer United Kingdom
1967
Ranked World No. 56 in 1992
Ječmenica, TatjanaTatjana Ječmenica Yugoslavia
1978
Ranked World No. 72 in singles and World No. 88 in doubles in 1996
Jędrzejowska, JadwigaJadwiga Jędrzejowska Poland
1912
1980
Ranked World No. 3 at year-end in 1937 • 1939 French Championships women's doubles champion
Jeon Mi-Ra Korea
1978
Ranked World No. 129 in singles in 2003
Jessup, MarionMarion Jessup United States
1897
1979
Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1922 • 1919/1920 U.S. Championships runner-up • 1918/1919/1920/1921 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1919 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1924 Olympic silver medalist in mixed doubles
Jeyaseelan, SonyaSonya Jeyaseelan Canada
1976
Ranked World No. 48 in singles and World No. 40 in doubles in 2000
Jidkova, AlinaAlina Jidkova Russia
1977
Ranked World No. 51 in singles in 2005 and World No. 50 in doubles in 2003
Johansson, MathildeMathilde Johansson France
1985
Ranked World No. 59 in 2009
Jolissaint, ChristianeChristiane Jolissaint Switzerland
1961
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1983 and World No. 26 in doubles in 1988
Jones, Ann HaydonAnn Haydon Jones United Kingdom
1938
3
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1967 and 1969 • 1961/1966 French Championships champion1969 Wimbledon champion • 1963/1968/1969 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1969 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion • 1969 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Jones Farquhar, MarionMarion Jones Farquhar United States
1879
1965
2
1899/1902 U.S. Championships champion • 1902 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1901 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1900 Olympic bronze medalist in singles and mixed doubles
Jones, SachaSacha Jones New Zealand
1990
Ranked World No. 157 in 2010
Jordan, BarbaraBarbara Jordan United States
1957
1
Ranked World No. 78 in 1983 • 1979 Australian Open champion • 1983 French Open mixed doubles champion
Jordan, KathyKathy Jordan United States
1959
Ranked World No. 5 in singles and World No. 6 in doubles in 1984 • 1980 French Open women's doubles champion • 1980/1985 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1981 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1981 US Open women's doubles champion • 1986 French Open mixed doubles champion • 1986 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Jovanovski, BojanaBojana Jovanovski Serbia
1991
Ranked World No. 50 in 2011
Jozami, BetinaBetina Jozami Argentina
1988
Ranked World No. 132 in singles in 2009 and World No. 96 in doubles in 2008
Jugić-Salkić, MervanaMervana Jugić-Salkić Bosnia and
Herzegovina
1980
Ranked World No. 99 in singles in 2004 and World No. 59 in doubles in 2006
Salmon, JulieJulie Salmon United Kingdom
1965
Singles career-high of world number 125 achieved 6 August 1984.
Juríková, LenkaLenka Juríková Slovakia
1990
Ranked World No. 197 in 2011
Kalashnikova, OksanaOksana Kalashnikova Georgia
1990
Ranked World No. 156 in singles in 2010
Kamio, YoneYone Kamio Japan
1971
Ranked World No. 24 in singles in 1995 and World No. 65 in doubles in 1994
Kamstra, PetraPetra Kamstra Netherlands
1974
Ranked World No. 70 in singles and World No. 97 in doubles in 1995
Kandarr, JanaJana Kandarr Germany
1976
Ranked World No. 43 in singles in 2001
Kanepi, KaiaKaia Kanepi Estonia
1985
Ranked World No. 16 in 2011
Kanellopoúlou, AngelikíAngelikí Kanellopoúlou Greece
1965
Ranked World No. 43 in 1987
Kapros, AnikóAnikó Kapros Hungary
1983
Ranked World No. 44 in 2004
Karatantcheva, SesilSesil Karatantcheva Bulgaria
Kazakhstan
1989
Ranked World No. 35 in 2005
Carina Karlsson Sweden
1963
1984 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Katrina, AnnaAnna Katrina Philippines
1974
1992-1994 Wimbey Champion
Kelaidis-Drescher, LilianLilian Kelaidis-Drescher Switzerland
1965
Ranked World No. 76 in singles in 1987 and World No. 85 in doubles in 1986
Kelesi, HelenHelen Kelesi Canada
1969
Ranked World No. 13 in singles in 1989 and World No. 26 in doubles in 1991
Keller, AudraAudra Keller United States
1971
Ranked World No. 77 in singles in 1992 and World No. 92 in doubles in 1993
Kellmeyer, Fern "Peachy"Fern "Peachy" Kellmeyer United States
1944
Keothavong, AnneAnne Keothavong United Kingdom
1983
Ranked World No. 48 in singles and World No. 98 in doubles in 2009
Kerber, AngeliqueAngelique Kerber Germany
1988
Ranked World No. 10 in singles and World No. 147 in doubles in 2012
Kidowaki, MayaMaya Kidowaki Japan
1969
Ranked World No. 68 in singles in 1991 and World No. 34 in doubles in 1992
Kijimuta, AkikoAkiko Kijimuta Japan
1968
Ranked World No. 49 in singles in 1990 and World No. 93 in doubles in 1991
Kijimuta, NaokoNaoko Kijimuta Japan
1972
Ranked World No. 44 in singles and World No. 18 in doubles in 1997
King, Billie JeanBillie Jean King United States
1943
12
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1966, 1967, 1968, 1971, 1972, and 1974 • 1966/1967/1968/1972/1973/1975 Wimbledon champion1967/1971/1972/1974 US Open champion1968 Australian Championships champion1972 French Open champion • 1961/1962/1965/1967/1968/1970/1971/1972/1973/1979 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1972 French Open women's doubles champion • 1964/1967/1974/1978/1980 US Open women's doubles champion • 1968 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion • 1967/1970 French Open mixed doubles champion • 1967/1971/1973/1974 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1967/1971/1973/1976 US Open mixed doubles champion
King, VaniaVania King United States
1989
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 2006 and World No. 4 in doubles in 2010 • 2010 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2010 US Open women's doubles champion
Kirilenko, MariaMaria Kirilenko Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 2008 and World No. 9 in doubles in 2011
Kirkland, JessicaJessica Kirkland United States
1987
Ranked World No. 151 in 2005
Kiyomura, AnnAnn Kiyomura United States
1955
Ranked World No. 31 in 1983
Klaffner, MelanieMelanie Klaffner Austria
1990
Ranked World No. 190 in 2010
Klaschka, CarmenCarmen Klaschka Germany
1987
Ranked World No. 167 in singles and World No. 125 in doubles in 2009
Klaschka, SabineSabine Klaschka Germany
1980
Ranked World No. 133 in 2005
Kleinová, SandraSandra Kleinová Czech Republic
1978
Ranked World No. 41 in 1998
Klemenschits, DanielaDaniela Klemenschits  Austria
1982
2008
Ranked no.95 in doubles in 2005
Won 23 titles on ITF Circuit
Klepač, AndrejaAndreja Klepač Slovenia
1986
Ranked World No. 99 in singles in 2008 and World No. 81 in doubles in 2009
Kleybanova, AlisaAlisa Kleybanova Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 2011 and World No. 10 in doubles in 2010
Klösel, SandraSandra Klösel Germany
1979
Ranked World No. 87 in singles in 2007
Kloss, IlanaIlana Kloss South Africa
1956
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 1979 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1976
Knapp, KarinKarin Knapp Italy
1987
Ranked World No. 35 in 2008
Knode, Dorothy HeadDorothy Head Knode United States
1925
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1955 and 1957 • 1955/1957 French Championships runner-up
Kochta, MarketaMarketa Kochta Germany
1975
Ranked World No. 45 in 1994
Kohde-Kilsch, ClaudiaClaudia Kohde-Kilsch West Germany
1963
Ranked World No. 4 in 1985 • 1985 US Open women's doubles champion • 1987 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1988 Olympic bronze medalist in women's doubles
Kops-Jones, RaquelRaquel Kops-Jones United States
1982
Ranked World No. 162 in singles in 2007 and World No. 31 in doubles in 2009
Körmöczy, ZsuzsaZsuzsa Körmöczy Hungary
1924
2006
1
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1958 • 1958 French Championships champion
Koryttseva, MariyaMariya Koryttseva Ukraine
1985
Ranked World No. 50 in singles and World No. 39 in doubles in 2008
Korzeniak, AnnaAnna Korzeniak Poland
1988
Ranked World No. 182 in 2008
Kostanić Tošić, JelenaJelena Kostanić Tošić Croatia
1981
Ranked World No. 32 in singles and World No. 30 in doubles in 2004
Kostova, ElitsaElitsa Kostova Bulgaria
1990
Ranked World No. 152 in 2011
Koulikovskaya, EvgeniaEvgenia Koulikovskaya Russia
1978
Ranked World No. 91 in singles and World No. 46 in doubles in 2003
Kournikova, AnnaAnna Kournikova Russia
1981
Ranked World No. 8 in singles in 2000 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1999 • 1999/2002 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Krajicek, MichaëllaMichaëlla Krajicek Netherlands
1989
Ranked World No. 30 in singles in 2008 and World No. 34 in doubles in 2006
Krantzcke, KarenKaren Krantzcke Australia
1946
1977
Ranked World No. 9 at year-end in 1970 • 1970 French Open semifinalist • 1970/1977 Australian Open semifinalist • 1968 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Krapl, EvaEva Krapl Switzerland
1966
Ranked World No. 94 in 1989
Krasnoroutskaya, LinaLina Krasnoroutskaya Russia
1984
Ranked World No. 25 in singles and World No. 22 in doubles in 2004
Kravets, AlexandraAlexandra Kravets Ukraine
1983
Ranked World No. 183 in 2004
Kremer, AnneAnne Kremer Luxembourg
1975
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 2002
Križan, TinaTina Križan Slovenia
1974
Ranked World No. 95 in singles in 1995 and World No. 19 in doubles in 2002
Kroupova, KaterinaKaterina Kroupova Czechoslovakia
1974
Ranked World No. 58 in singles in 1993
Kruger, JoannetteJoannette Kruger South Africa
1973
Ranked World No. 21 in singles in 1998 and World No. 91 in doubles in 2002
Marise Kruger South Africa
1958
1978 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Kschwendt, KarinKarin Kschwendt Austria
1968
Ranked World No. 37 in singles and World No. 45 in doubles in 1996
Kučerová, RenataRenata Kučerová Czech Republic
1979
Ranked World No. 177 in singles in 2000
Kučová, KristínaKristína Kučová Slovakia
1990
Ranked World No. 103 in 2009
Kučová, ZuzanaZuzana Kučová Slovakia
1982
Ranked World No. 101 in 2010
Kuczynska, IwonaIwona Kuczynska Poland
1961
Ranked World No. 64 in singles in 1987 and World No. 35 in doubles in 1989
Kudryavtseva, AllaAlla Kudryavtseva Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 59 in singles in 2007 and World No. 28 in doubles in 2010
Kuhlman, CarolineCaroline Kuhlman United States
1966
Ranked World No. 52 in 1986 and World No. 92 in doubles in 1993
Kulikova, ReginaRegina Kulikova Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 65 in 2010
Kunce, Kristine (Radford)Kristine (Radford) Kunce Australia
1970
Ranked World No. 45 in singles and World No. 25 in doubles in 1994
Kurhajcová, ĽubomíraĽubomíra Kurhajcová Slovakia
1983
Ranked World No. 59 in singles and World No. 78 in doubles in 2004
Kustova, DaryaDarya Kustova Belarus
1986
Ranked World No. 125 in singles in 2009 and World No. 66 in doubles in 2008
Kuti-Kis, RitaRita Kuti-Kis Hungary
1978
Ranked World No. 47 in 2000
Kutuzova, ViktoriyaViktoriya Kutuzova Ukraine
1988
Ranked World No. 76 in 2005
Kuykendall, KathyKathy Kuykendall United States 1976 French Open quarterfinalist
Kuznetsova, SvetlanaSvetlana Kuznetsova Russia
1985
2
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 2007 • 2004 US Open champion • 2005/2012 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2009 French Open champion
Kvitová, PetraPetra Kvitová Czech Republic
1990
2
Ranked World No. 6 in singles in 2011 • 2011/2014 Wimbledon champion
Labat, FlorenciaFlorencia Labat Argentina
1971
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1994 and World No. 27 in doubles in 1999
Laffargue, SimoneSimone Laffargue France 1945 French Championships runner-up
Laine, EmmaEmma Laine Finland
1986
Ranked World No. 50 in singles and World No. 64 in doubles in 2006
Joan Fry United Kingdom
1906
1985
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1926 • 1925 Wimbledon runner-up
Lamade, BiankaBianka Lamade Germany
1982
Ranked World No. 59 in singles and World No. 60 in doubles in 2001
Lambert Chambers, DorotheaDorothea Lambert Chambers United Kingdom
1878
1960
7
1903/1904/1906/1910/1911/1913/1914 Wimbledon champion• 1908 Olympic gold medalist in singles
Lance Harper, SylviaSylvia Lance Harper Australia
1895
1
Ranked World No. 10 in 1924 • 1924 Australian Championships champion • 1923/1924/1925 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1923 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Landry, Nelly AdamsonNelly Adamson Landry France
1916
1
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1946 • 1948 French Championships champion
Langrová, PetraPetra Langrová Czech Republic
1970
Ranked World No. 53 in singles in 1997 and World No. 35 in doubles in 1993
Lapi, LauraLaura Lapi Italy
1970
Ranked World No. 56 in 1990
Lapushchenkova, AnnaAnna Lapushchenkova Russia
1986
Ranked World No. 93 in 2010
Larcher de Brito, MichelleMichelle Larcher de Brito Portugal
1993
Ranked World No. 76 in 2009
Larcombe, Ethel ThomsonEthel Thomson Larcombe United Kingdom
1879
1965
1
1912 Wimbledon champion • 1914 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Larsson, JohannaJohanna Larsson Sweden
1988
Ranked World No. 46 in 2011
Latham, KateKate Latham United States
1952
Ranked World No. 42 in 1983
Laurendon, AnaïsAnaïs Laurendon France
1985
Ranked World No. 180 in 2010
Lazarchuk, OlgaOlga Lazarchuk Ukraine
1981
Ranked World No. 146 in 2005
Lazzarino, SylvanaSylvana Lazzarino Italy 1933 1954 French Championships semifinalist
Leand, AndreaAndrea Leand United States
1964
Ranked World No. 19 in 1983
Lee Duk-hee Korea
1953
Ranked World No. 47 in 1983
Lee, JanetJanet Lee Republic of China
1976
Ranked World No. 79 in singles in 1998 and World No. 20 in doubles in 2003
Lee Jin-A Korea
1985
Ranked World No. 158 in 2010
Lee Ye-Ra Korea
1987
Ranked World No. 178 in 2008
Lee-Waters, LindsayLindsay Lee-Waters United States
1977
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1996 and World No. 86 in doubles in 1998 • 1960/1961 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Lehane O'Neill, JanuaryJanuary Lehane O'Neill Australia
1941
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1963 • 1960/1961/1962/1963 Australian Championships runner-up • 1960/1961 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Lenglen, SuzanneSuzanne Lenglen France
1899
1938
12
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end from 1921 through 1926 • 1919/1920/1921/1922/1923/1925 Wimbledon champion1920/1921/1922/1923/1925/1926 French Championships champion
León García, GalaGala León García Spain
1973
Ranked World No. 27 in 2000
Lepchenko, VarvaraVarvara Lepchenko United States
Uzbekistan
1986
Ranked World No. 74 in singles in 2010
Lertcheewakarn, NoppawanNoppawan Lertcheewakarn Thailand
1991
Ranked World No. 150 in singles in 2011
Levine, DorothyDorothy Levine United States 1954 French Championships quarterfinalist
Li Fang People's Republic of China
1973
Ranked World No. 36 in singles in 1998 and World No. 49 in doubles in 1994
Li Na People's Republic of China
1982
2
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 2013 and World No. 54 in doubles in 2006 • 2011/2013 Australian Open runner-up • 2011 French Open champion2014 Australian Open champion
Li Ting People's Republic of China
1980
Ranked World No. 136 in singles in 2005 and World No. 19 in doubles in 2004
Liggan, KellyKelly Liggan Ireland
1979
Ranked World No. 181 in singles in 2003
Likhovtseva, ElenaElena Likhovtseva Russia
1975
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 1999 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2004 • 2002 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 2007 Australian Open mixed doubles champion
Lindqvist, CatarinaCatarina Lindqvist Sweden
1963
Ranked World No. 10 in 1985
Lindström, MariaMaria Lindström Sweden
1963
Ranked World No. 87 in singles in 1988 and World No. 44 in doubles in 1995
Linetskaya, EvgeniaEvgenia Linetskaya Israel
1986
Ranked World No. 35 in 2005
Linette, MagdaMagda Linette Poland
1992
Ranked World No. 163 in 2011
Lisicki, SabineSabine Lisicki Germany
1989
Ranked World No. 12 and World No. 35 in doubles in 2012
Lisjak, IvanaIvana Lisjak Croatia
1987
Ranked World No. 95 in 2006
Little, Dorothy RoundDorothy Round Little United Kingdom
1908
1982
3
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end in 1934 • 1934/1937 Wimbledon champion1935 Australian Championships champion • 1934/1935/1936 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Liu Nannan People's Republic of China
1983
Ranked World No. 141 in 2005
Lizana, AnitaAnita Lizana Chile
1915
1994
1
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end in 1937 • 1937 U.S. Championships champion
Llagostera Vives, NuriaNuria Llagostera Vives Spain
1980
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 2005 and World No. 5 in doubles in 2009
Loit, ÉmilieÉmilie Loit France
1979
Ranked World No. 27 in singles in 2004 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2003
Lone, Erika deErika de Lone United States
1972
Ranked World No. 65 in singles and World No. 45 in doubles in 2000
Long, Thelma CoyneThelma Coyne Long Australia
1918
2
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1952 • 1952/1954 Australian Championships champion
Loosemore, SarahSarah Loosemore United Kingdom
1971
Ranked World No. 76 in 1990
Lottum, Noëlle vanNoëlle van Lottum France
1972
Ranked World No. 57 in singles in 1993 and World No. 59 in doubles in 1992
Louie Harper, PeanutPeanut Louie Harper United States
1960
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 1985 and World No. 31 in doubles in 1992
Gail Sherriff
Chanfreau Lovera
France
1945
1968/1971 French Open quarterfinalist
Lu Jingjing China
1989
Ranked World No. 178 in singles in 2011
Luangnam, NudnidaNudnida Luangnam Thailand
1987
Ranked World No. 200 in singles in 2011
Lubiani, FrancescaFrancesca Lubiani Italy
1977
Ranked World No. 58 in singles in 1997
Lučić, MirjanaMirjana Lučić Croatia
1982
Ranked World No. 32 in singles and World No. 19 in doubles in 1998 • 1998 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Ludloff, HeatherHeather Ludloff United States
1961
Ranked World No. 57 in singles in 1983 and World No. 37 in doubles in 1987
Lugina, OlgaOlga Lugina Ukraine
1974
Ranked World No. 96 in singles in 1998 and World No. 45 in doubles in 1984
Luzhanska, TetianaTetiana Luzhanska Ukraine
1984
Ranked World No. 140 in singles in 2011 and World No. 99 in doubles in 2007
Lykina, KseniaKsenia Lykina Russia
1990
Ranked World No. 171 in singles in 2009
Lyubtsova, OxanaOxana Lyubtsova Ukraine
1985
Ranked World No. 149 in 2008
Cammy MacGregor United States
1968
Ranked World No. 75 in singles in 1986 and World No. 38 in doubles in 1992
Cynthia MacGregor United States
1964
Ranked World No. 177 in singles and World No. 50 in doubles in 1988 • Won one WTA doubles title
Ivanna Madrgua-Osses Argentina
1961
1980 French Open quarterfinalist • 1980/1983 US Open quarterfinalist
Maes, CarolineCaroline Maes Belgium
1982
Ranked World No. 151 in singles in 2007
Magers, Gretchen (Rush)Gretchen (Rush) Magers United States
1964
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 1985 and World No. 18 in doubles in 1990
Majoli, IvaIva Majoli Croatia
1977
1
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1996 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1995 • 1997 French Open champion
Makarova, EkaterinaEkaterina Makarova Russia
1988
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 2011 and World No. 18 in doubles in 2010
Makarova, ElenaElena Makarova Russia
1973
Ranked World No. 43 in singles in 1996 and World No. 36 in doubles in 1995
Maleeva, KaterinaKaterina Maleeva Bulgaria
1969
Ranked World No. 6 in singles in 1990 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1994
Maleeva, MagdalenaMagdalena Maleeva Bulgaria
1975
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 1996 and World No. 13 in doubles in 2004
Maleeva-Fragniere, ManuelaManuela Maleeva-Fragniere Bulgaria
1967
Ranked World No. 3 in 1985 • 1984 US Open mixed doubles champion
Malek, TatjanaTatjana Malek Germany
1987
Ranked World No. 64 in singles in 2009 and World No. 73 in doubles in 2010
Malhotra, ManishaManisha Malhotra India
1976
Ranked World No. 148 in doubles in 2002. Represented India at the Olympics.
Mallory, Molla BjurstedtMolla Bjurstedt Mallory Norway
United States
1884
1959
8
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1921 and 1922 • 1915/1916/1917/1918/1920/1921/1922/1926 U.S. Championships champion • 1916/1917 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1917/1922/1923 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Mamić, SandaSanda Mamić Croatia
1985
Ranked World No. 83 in 2005
Mandlíková, HanaHana Mandlíková Czechoslovakia
Australia
1962
4
Ranked World No. 3 in 1984 • 1980/1987 Australian Open champion1981 French Open champion1985 US Open champion • 1989 US Open women's doubles champion
Mandula, PetraPetra Mandula Hungary
1978
Ranked World No. 30 in singles in 2004 and World No. 13 in doubles in 2003
Manfredi, LuciaLucia Manfredi Italy 1947 French Championships quarterfinalist
Eugenia Maniokova Russia
1968
Ranked World No. 66 in singles in 1992 and World No. 18 in doubles in 1994
Mankad, NirupamaNirupama Mankad India
1947
India's highest ranked player between 1965 and 1978. Won the national championship seven times. Won the Indian government's Arjuna award in 1980.
Marble, AliceAlice Marble United States
1913
1990
5
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1939 • 1936/1938/1939/1940 U.S. Championships champion1939 Wimbledon champion • 1937/1938/1939/1940 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1938/1939 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1936/1938/1939/1940 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1937/1938/1939 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Marino, RebeccaRebecca Marino Canada
1990
Ranked World No. 38 in 2011
Marosi (Aracama), KatalinKatalin Marosi (Aracama) Hungary
1979
Ranked World No. 101 in singles and World No. 71 in doubles in 2000
Marrero, MartaMarta Marrero Spain
1983
Ranked World No. 47 in singles in 2004 and World No. 47 in doubles in 2005
Marsh, NormaNorma Marsh Australia
1936
Maršíková, ReginaRegina Maršíková Czechoslovakia
1958
1977/1978 French Open semifinalist
Martić, PetraPetra Martić Croatia
1991
Ranked World No. 54 in 2011
Martin, StaceyStacey Martin United States
1970
Ranked World No. 58 in 1989
Martincová, EvaEva Martincová Czech Republic
1975
Ranked World No. 94 in 1997
Martinek, VeronikaVeronika Martinek Germany
1972
Ranked World No. 49 in singles in 1991
Cecilia Martinez United States
1947
1970 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Martínez, ConchitaConchita Martínez Spain
1972
1
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1995 • 1994 Wimbledon champion • 1992/2004 Olympic silver medalist in women's doubles • 1996 Olympic bronze medalist in women's doubles
Martínez Granados, ConchitaConchita Martínez Granados Spain
1976
Ranked World No. 66 in singles and World No. 82 in doubles in 2003
Martínez Sánchez, María JoséMaría José Martínez Sánchez Spain
1982
Ranked World No. 19 in singles and World No. 4 in doubles in 2010
Martinovic, SandraSandra Martinovic Bosnia and
Herzegovina
1979
Ranked World No. 187 in 2008
Maruska, MarionMarion Maruska Austria
1972
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 1997
Mascarin, SusanSusan Mascarin United States
1964
Ranked World No. 32 in singles in 1986 and World No. 49 in doubles in 1987
Masthoff, Helga NiessenHelga Niessen Masthoff West Germany
1941
Ranked World No. 6 at year-end in 1970 • 1970 French Open runner-up • 1976 French Open women's doubles runner-up
Matei, SimonaSimona Matei Romania
1985
Ranked World No. 145 in 2006
Matevžič, MajaMaja Matevžič Slovenia
1980
Ranked World No. 38 in singles and World No. 34 in doubles in 2003
Mathieu, SimoneSimone Mathieu France
1908
1980
2
Ranked World No. 3 at year-end in 1932 • 1938/1939 French Championships champion • 1933/1934/1937 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1933/1934/1936/1937/1938/1939 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1937/1938 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Matison, ChristineChristine Matison Australia
1951
1978 Australian Open semifinalist
Mattek-Sands, BethanieBethanie Mattek-Sands United States
1985
Ranked World No. 30 in singles in 2011 and World No. 12 in doubles in 2010 • 2012 Australian Open mixed doubles champion
Mauresmo, AmélieAmélie Mauresmo France
1979
2
Ranked World No. 1 in 2004 and 2006 • 2006 Australian Open champion2006 Wimbledon champion
Kathy May Teacher Paben Fritz United States
1956
1977/1978 French Open quarterfinalist • 1978 US Open quarterfinalist • Ranked 10th in singles in 1977
Mayr-Achleitner, PatriciaPatricia Mayr-Achleitner Austria
1986
Ranked World No. 70 in 2009
McCain, KellyKelly McCain United States
1983
Ranked World No. 117 in singles in 2004
McGrath, MeredithMeredith McGrath United States
1971
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 1996 and World No. 5 in doubles in 1994 • 1995 US Open mixed doubles champion
McHale, ChristinaChristina McHale United States
1992
Ranked World No. 45 in 2011
McIlquham, MaryMary McIlquham Netherlands 1929 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
McNeil, LoriLori McNeil United States
1963
Ranked World No. 9 in singles in 1988 and World No. 4 in doubles in 1987 • 1987 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1988 French Open mixed doubles champion
McQuillan, RachelRachel McQuillan Australia
1971
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1991 and World No. 15 in doubles in 1992
McShea, LisaLisa McShea Australia
1974
Ranked World No. 139 in singles in 2000 and World No. 32 in doubles in 2005
Medina Garrigues, AnabelAnabel Medina Garrigues Spain
1982
Ranked World No. 16 in singles in 2009 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2008 • 2008 French Open women's doubles champion
Medrado, PatriciaPatricia Medrado Brazil
1956
Ranked World No. 51 in 1983
Medvedeva, NataliaNatalia Medvedeva Soviet Union
Ukraine
1971
Ranked World No. 23 in singles in 2003 and World No. 21 in doubles in 1994
Meier, SilkeSilke Meier Germany
1968
Ranked World No. 40 in singles in 1987 and World No. 85 in doubles in 1996
Mercelis, ChristianneChristianne Mercelis Belgium 1957 French Championships quarterfinalist
Mesker, MarcellaMarcella Mesker Netherlands
1959
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1983 and World No. 34 in doubles in 1986
Meskhi, LeilaLeila Meskhi Soviet Union
Georgia
1968
Ranked World No. 12 in singles in 1991 and World No. 21 in doubles in 1995
Meusburger, YvonneYvonne Meusburger Austria
1983
Ranked World No. 60 in 2007
Margaret "Peggy" Michel United States
1949
1974/1975 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1974 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Mihai, FlorențaFlorența Mihai Romania
1955
1977 French Open runner-up
Mihalache, MagdaMagda Mihalache Romania
1981
Ranked World No. 176 in singles in 2005
Mijačika, AniAni Mijačika Croatia
1987
Ranked World No. 197 in 2011
Mikaelian, Marie-GayanayMarie-Gayanay Mikaelian Switzerland
1984
Ranked World No. 33 in 2003
Miller, AnneAnne Miller United States
1977
Ranked World No. 40 in 1998
Miller, KarinKarin Miller United States
1977
Ranked World No. 100 in 1998
Minella, MandyMandy Minella Luxembourg
1985
Ranked World No. 128 in singles in 2010
Minter, AnneAnne Minter Australia
1963
Ranked World No. 23 in singles in 1988 and World No. 68 in doubles in 1990
Minter, ElizabethElizabeth Minter Australia
1965
Ranked World No. 66 in singles in 1987
Miro, GiseleGisele Miro Brazil
1968
Ranked World No. 99 in 1988
Mirza, SaniaSania Mirza India
1986
Ranked World No. 27 in singles and World No. 5 in doubles. Three Grand Slam titles in mixed doubles. By far the most successful female player from India.
Mitu, CristinaCristina Mitu Romania
1991
Ranked World No. 199 in 2012
Smith Rogers, Nana (Miyagi)Nana (Miyagi) Smith Rogers Japan
1971
Ranked World No. 51 in singles in 1995 and World No. 12 in doubles in 1997
Mladenovic, KristinaKristina Mladenovic France
1993
Ranked World No. 171 in singles in 2010
Molesworth, CorinneCorinne Molesworth United Kingdom
1949
1972 French Open quarterfinalist
Molesworth, MargaretMargaret Molesworth Australia
1894
1985
2
Ranked World No. 10 at year-end in 1922 and 1923 • 1922/1923 Australian Championships champion • 1930/1933/1934 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Molik, AliciaAlicia Molik Australia
1981
Ranked World No. 8 in singles and World No. 6 in doubles in 2005 • 2005 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2007 French Open women's doubles champion
Molinero, FlorenciaFlorencia Molinero Argentina
1988
Ranked World No. 175 in singles in 2010
Monami, DominiqueDominique Monami Belgium
1973
Ranked World No. 9 in singles in 1998 and World No. 21 in doubles in 2000
Montalvo, LauraLaura Montalvo Argentina
1976
Ranked World No. 191 in singles in 1995 and World No. 23 in doubles in 2001 • Winner of 9 doubles titles
Monteiro, ClaudiaClaudia Monteiro Brazil
1976
Ranked World No. 118 in singles in 1986 and World No. 82 in doubles in 1987 • Winner of 1 doubles title
Montolio, ÁngelesÁngeles Montolio Spain
1975
Ranked World No. 22 in singles in 2002
Moody, Helen WillsHelen Wills Moody United States
1905
1998
19
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1935, and 1938 • 1923/1924/1925/1927/1928/1929/1931 U.S. Championships champion1927/1928/1929/1930/1932/1933/1935/1938 Wimbledon champion1928/1929/1930/1932 French Championships champion • 1922/1924/1925/1928 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1924/1927/1930 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1930/1932 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1924/1928 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1929 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1924 Olympic gold medalist in singles and in doubles
Moore, JessicaJessica Moore Australia
1990
Ranked World No. 132 in 2008
Moore Huss, SallySally Moore Huss United States
1940
Ranked World No. 9 at year-end in 1959 • 1959 Wimbledon semifinalist
Morariu, CorinaCorina Morariu United States
1978
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1998 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2000 • 1999 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2001 Australian Open mixed doubles champion
Morigami, AkikoAkiko Morigami Japan
1980
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 2005 and World No. 59 in doubles in 2007
Morita, AyumiAyumi Morita Japan
1990
Ranked World No. 42 in singles in 2011 and World No. 65 in doubles in 2009
Morozova, OlgaOlga Morozova Soviet Union
1949
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1975 • 1974 French Open women's doubles champion
Mortimer Barrett, AngelaAngela Mortimer Barrett United Kingdom
1932
3
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end in 1961 • 1955 French Championships champion1958 Australian Championships champion1961 Wimbledon champion • 1955 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Mothes, CatherineCatherine Mothes France
1970
Ranked World No. 67 in 1993
Mottram, Joy GannonJoy Gannon Mottram United Kingdom 1952 French Championships quarterfinalist
Mouhtassine, BahiaBahia Mouhtassine Morocco
1979
Ranked World No. 139 in 2002
Mould, BeverlyBeverly Mould South Africa
1962
Ranked World No. 46 in 1984
Moulton, AlyciaAlycia Moulton United States
1961
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 1984 and World No. 28 in doubles in 1987
Mudford King, PhyllisPhyllis Mudford King United Kingdom
1905
2006
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1930 • 1930 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1931 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Müller, MartinaMartina Müller Germany
1982
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 2007 and World No. 47 in doubles in 2008
Mundel-Reinbold, JenniferJennifer Mundel-Reinbold South Africa
1962
Ranked World No. 55 in 1983
Muns-Jagerman, NicoleNicole Muns-Jagerman Netherlands
1967
Ranked World No. 43 in singles in 1990 and World No. 22 in doubles in 1995
Myskina, AnastasiaAnastasia Myskina Russia
1981
1
Ranked World No. 2 in singles in 2004 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2005 • 2004 French Open champion
Nacuk, SandraSandra Nacuk Yugoslavia
1980
Ranked World No. 81 in singles in 1999 and World No. 74 in doubles in 2000
Nagatsuka, KyōkoKyōko Nagatsuka Japan
1974
Ranked World No. 28 in singles and World No. 31 in doubles in 1995
Nagelsen, BetsyBetsy Nagelsen United States
1956
Ranked World No. 25 in singles in 1986 and World No. 11 in doubles in 1988 • 1978/1980 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Nagy, KiraKira Nagy Hungary
1977
Ranked World No. 122 in singles in 2006 and World No. 96 in doubles in 2004
Nagyová, HenrietaHenrieta Nagyová Slovakia
1978
Ranked World No. 21 in singles in 2001 and World No. 37 in doubles in 2002
Nakamura, AikoAiko Nakamura Japan
1983
Ranked World No. 47 in singles in 2007 and World No. 64 in doubles in 2008
Namigata, JunriJunri Namigata Japan
1982
Ranked World No. 105 in singles in 2011
Nara, KurumiKurumi Nara Japan
1991
Ranked World No. 101 in singles in 2010
Navratilova, MartinaMartina Navratilova Czechoslovakia
United States
1956
18
Ranked World No. 1 at year-end in 1978, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, and 1986 • 1978/1979/1982/1983/1984/1985/1986/1987/1990 Wimbledon champion1981/1983/1985 Australian Open champion1982/1984 French Open champion1983/1984/1986/1987 US Open champion • 1980/1982/1983/1984/1985/1987/1988/1989 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1975/1982/1984/1985/1986/1987/1988 French Open women's doubles champion • 1976/1979/1981/1982/1983/1984/1986 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1977/1978/1980/1983/1984/1986/1987/1989/1990 US Open women's doubles champion • 2003 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 1974/1985 French Open mixed doubles champion • 1985/1993/1995/2003 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1985/1987/2006 US Open mixed doubles champion • Ranked World No. 1 for 331 weeks
Neiland, Larisa (Savchenko)Larisa (Savchenko) Neiland Latvia
1966
Ranked World No. 58 in singles in 1996 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1992 • 1989 French Open women's doubles champion • 1991 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1992 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1994/1996 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion • 1995 French Open mixed-doubles champion
Nejedly, JanaJana Nejedly Canada
1974
Ranked World No. 64 in 2000
Nelson-Dunbar, VickiVicki Nelson-Dunbar United States
1962
Ranked World No. 60 in 1984
Němečková, LenkaLenka Němečková Czech Republic
1976
Ranked World No. 72 in singles in 1998 and World No. 85 in doubles in 1997
Németh, VirágVirág Németh Hungary
1985
Ranked World No. 130 in 2004
Newberry, JanetJanet Newberry United States
1953
1975/1977 French Open semifinalist
Nicolopoulos, HeleneHelene Nicolopoulos Greece 1928 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Niculescu, MonicaMonica Niculescu Romania
1987
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 2012 and World No. 24 in doubles in 2010
Niox-Chateau, SybilleSybille Niox-Chateau France
1969
Ranked World No. 94 in 1992
Nola, Pavlina (Stoyanova)Pavlina (Stoyanova) Nola Bulgaria
New Zealand
1974
Ranked World No. 68 in singles in 2001 and World No. 87 in doubles in 1998
Nooni, HannaHanna Nooni Sweden
1984
Ranked World No. 152 in 2005
Noorlander, SedaSeda Noorlander Netherlands
1974
Ranked World No. 80 in singles and World No. 47 in doubles in 1999
Molly Van Nostrand United States
1965
1985 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Novotná, JanaJana Novotná Czechoslovakia
Czech Republic
1968
1
Ranked World No. 2 in singles at the end of the year in 1997 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1990 • 1998 Wimbledon champion • 1989/1990/1995/1998 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1990/1995 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1990/1991/1998 French Open women's doubles champion • 1994/1997/1998 US Open women's doubles champion • 1988/1989 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 1988 US Open mixed doubles champion • 1989 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Nowak, KatarzynaKatarzyna Nowak Poland
1969
Ranked World No. 47 in 1995
O'Brien, KatieKatie O'Brien United Kingdom
1986
Ranked World No. 84 in 2010
Obata, SaoriSaori Obata Japan
1978
Ranked World No. 39 in singles and World No. 98 in doubles in 2004
Obziler, TziporaTzipora Obziler Israel
1973
Ranked World No. 75 in 2007
Ochoa, Yola RamírezYola Ramírez Ochoa Mexico
1935
Ranked World No. 6 at year-end in 1961 • 1958 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1959 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Oeljeklaus, KatjaKatja Oeljeklaus Germany
1971
Ranked World No. 98 in 1991
Okamoto, KumikoKumiko Okamoto Japan
1965
Ranked World No. 75 in 1989
Okamoto, SeikoSeiko Okamoto Japan
1978
Ranked World No. 178 in singles in 2006
Olaru, RalucaRaluca Olaru Romania
1989
Ranked World No. 53 in singles in 2009 and World No. 78 in doubles in 2010
Olsza, AleksandraAleksandra Olsza Poland
1977
Ranked World No. 72 in singles in 1996 and World No. 69 in doubles in 1999
Ondrášková, ZuzanaZuzana Ondrášková Czech Republic
1980
Ranked World No. 74 in 2004
Oprandi, RominaRomina Oprandi Italy
1986
Ranked World No. 46 in singles in 2006
Oremans, MiriamMiriam Oremans Netherlands
1972
Ranked World No. 25 in singles in 1993 and World No. 19 in doubles in 1997
Osterloh, LiliaLilia Osterloh United States
1978
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 2001 and World No. 77 in doubles in 1999
Ostrovskaya, NadejdaNadejda Ostrovskaya Belarus
1980
Ranked World No. 96 in 2001
Oudin, MelanieMelanie Oudin United States
1991
Ranked World No. 31 in 2010
Ožegović, NikaNika Ožegović Croatia
1985
Ranked World No. 131 in 2007
Palkina, KseniaKsenia Palkina Kyrgyzstan
1989
Ranked World No. 163 in 2009
Pampoulova, Elena (Wagner)Elena (Wagner) Pampoulova Bulgaria
Germany
1972
Ranked World No. 62 in singles and World No. 38 in doubles in 1996
Pandžić, JelenaJelena Pandžić Croatia
1983
Ranked World No. 136 in 2008
Panova, AlexandraAlexandra Panova Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 127 in 2010
Panova, TatianaTatiana Panova Russia
1976
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 2002 and World No. 75 in doubles in 2003
Papadáki, ChristínaChristína Papadáki Greece
1973
Ranked World No. 72 in singles in 1999
Paradis, PascalePascale Paradis France
1966
Ranked World No. 20 in singles and World No. 38 in doubles in 1988
Park Sung-hee Korea
1975
Ranked World No. 57 in singles in 1995 and World No. 34 in doubles in 1998
Parkhomenko, SvetlanaSvetlana Parkhomenko Russia
1962
Ranked World No. 72 in singles in 1989 and World No. 8 in doubles in 1988
Parkinson, HollyHolly Parkinson United States
1979
Ranked World No. 85 in 2000
Parmentier, PaulinePauline Parmentier France
1986
Ranked World No. 40 in 2008
Parra Santonja, ArantxaArantxa Parra Santonja Spain
1982
Ranked World No. 46 in singles in 2010 and World No. 59 in doubles in 2008
Partridge, Susan ChatrierSusan Chatrier Partridge Spain 1953 French Championships quarterfinalist
Paštiková, MichaelaMichaela Paštiková Czech Republic
1980
Ranked World No. 89 in singles and World No. 35 in doubles in 2005
Paszek, TamiraTamira Paszek Austria
1990
Ranked World No. 35 in 2007
Paulus, BarbaraBarbara Paulus Austria
1970
Ranked World No. 10 in singles in 1996 and World No. 83 in doubles in 1989
Pavlovic, IrenaIrena Pavlovic France
1988
Ranked World No. 187 in singles in 2010
Pavlyuchenkova, AnastasiaAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova Russia
1991
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 2011 and World No. 70 in doubles in 2009
Payot, LoletteLolette Payot Switzerland
1
Ranked World No. 4 at year-end in 1932 • 1945 French Championships champion • 1935 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Paz, MercedesMercedes Paz Argentina
1966
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1991 and World No. 12 in doubles in 1990
Irene Bowder Peacock South Africa
1892
Ranked World No. 6 at year-end in 1922 • 1927 French Championships runner-up • 1927 French Championships women's doubles champion
Pe'er, ShaharShahar Pe'er Israel
1987
Ranked World No. 11 in singles in 2011 and World No. 14 in doubles in 2008
Peers, SallySally Peers Australia
1991
Ranked World No. 145 in singles in 2011 and World No. 94 in doubles in 2010
Marie-Ève Pelletier Canada
1982
Ranked World No. 106 in singles in 2005 and World No. 54 in doubles in 2010
Peng Shuai China
1986
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 2011 and World No. 13 in doubles in 2009
Pennetta, FlaviaFlavia Pennetta Italy
1982
Ranked World No. 10 in singles in 2009 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2011 • 2011 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Perebiynis, TatianaTatiana Perebiynis Ukraine
1982
Ranked World No. 55 in singles and World No. 35 in doubles in 2008
Pereira, TelianaTeliana Pereira Brazil
1988
Ranked World No. 196 in 2007
Pérez-Roldán, MarianaMariana Pérez-Roldán Argentina
1967
Ranked World No. 51 in singles in 1988
Perfetti, FloraFlora Perfetti Italy
1969
Ranked World No. 54 in singles and World No. 71 in doubles in 1997
Perianu, AndaAnda Perianu Romania
1980
Ranked World No. 120 in 2006
Perucho, Nueva JoyNueva Joy Perucho Philippines
1974
3-time Hinampang Open Champion; 3-time WTA Med Week Masters 1000 Champion; World No.1 in 1996-1999
Pervak, KseniaKsenia Pervak Russia
1991
Ranked World No. 37 in 2011
Peschke, Květa (Hrdličková)Květa (Hrdličková) Peschke Czech Republic
1975
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 2005 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2008
Petkovic, AndreaAndrea Petkovic Germany
1987
Ranked World No. 9 in singles in 2011 and World No. 68 in doubles in 2009
Petrova, NadiaNadia Petrova Russia
1982
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 2006 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2005
Pfaff, EvaEva Pfaff West Germany
1961
Ranked World No. 17 in singles in 1983 and World No. 16 in doubles in 1988
Pfizenmaier, DinahDinah Pfizenmaier Germany
1992
Ranked World No. 190 in 2012
Phelps, TerryTerry Phelps United States
1966
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 1986 and World No. 37 in doubles in 1989
Pichet, VirginieVirginie Pichet France
1983
Ranked World No. 120 in 2004
Piccolini, KatiaKatia Piccolini Italy
1973
Ranked World No. 37 in 1991
Piedade, FredericaFrederica Piedade Portugal
1982
Ranked World No. 142 in 2006
Pierce, MaryMary Pierce France
1975
2
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 1995 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2000 • 1995 Australian Open champion2000 French Open champion • 2000 French Open women's doubles champion • 2005 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Pin, CamilleCamille Pin France
1981
Ranked World No. 61 in singles and World No. 95 in doubles in 2007
Marie
Neumanova Pinterova
Czechoslovakia
Hungary
1946
1974 French Open quarterfinalist
Piquion, NathalieNathalie Piquion France
1988
Ranked World No. 177 in 2010
Pironkova, TsvetanaTsvetana Pironkova Bulgaria
1987
Ranked World No. 31 in 2010
Pisnik, TinaTina Pisnik Slovenia
1981
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 2004 and World No. 63 in doubles in 2000
Pitkowski-Malcor, SarahSarah Pitkowski-Malcor France
1975
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1996
Pivovarova, AnastasiaAnastasia Pivovarova Russia
1990
Ranked World No. 93 in 2011
Pizzichini, GloriaGloria Pizzichini Italy
1975
Ranked World No. 45 in singles in 1996 and World No. 90 in doubles in 1997
Plischke, SylviaSylvia Plischke Austria
1977
Ranked World No. 27 in singles in 1999 and World No. 78 in doubles in 2001
Plíšková, KarolínaKarolína Plíšková Czech Republic
1992
Ranked World No. 121 in singles and World No. 91 in doubles in 2012
Plíšková, KristýnaKristýna Plíšková Czech Republic
1992
Ranked World No. 143 in singles in 2012 and World No. 93 in doubles in 2012
Po-Messerli, KimberlyKimberly Po-Messerli United States
1971
Ranked World No. 14 in singles in 1997 and World No. 6 in doubles in 2001 • 2000 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Porwik, ClaudiaClaudia Porwik Germany
1968
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1990 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1994
Pospíšilová, JanaJana Pospíšilová Czechoslovakia
1970
Ranked World No. 49 in singles in 1989 and World No. 83 in doubles in 1991
Potter, BarbaraBarbara Potter United States
1961
Ranked World No. 10 in singles in 1983, and World No. 15 in doubles in 1988
Poutchek, TatianaTatiana Poutchek Belarus
1979
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 2002 and World No. 25 in doubles in 2008
Prakusya, WynneWynne Prakusya Indonesia
1981
Ranked World No. 74 in singles in 2002 and World No. 24 in doubles in 2003
Pratt, Betty RosenquestBetty Rosenquest Pratt United States
1925
Ranked World No. 7 at year-end in 1954 • 1954 Wimbledon semifinalist
Pratt, NicoleNicole Pratt Australia
1973
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 2002 and World No. 18 in doubles in 2001
Prentiss, Mary AnnMary Ann Prentiss United States 1948 French Championships quarterfinalist
Price, Sandra ReynoldsSandra Reynolds Price South Africa
1934
Ranked World No. 3 at year-end in 1960 • 1959 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1959/1961/1962 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1959 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Probst, WiltrudWiltrud Probst Germany
1969
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1991 and World No. 32 in doubles in 1996
Průšová, LibušeLibuše Průšová Czech Republic
1979
Ranked World No. 103 in singles in 2002 and World No. 46 in doubles in 2004
Puchkova, OlgaOlga Puchkova Russia
1987
Ranked World No. 32 in 2007
Pullin, JulieJulie Pullin United Kingdom
1975
Ranked World No. 125 in singles in 2000 and World No. 67 in doubles in 1998
Purdy, GinnyGinny Purdy United States
1966
Ranked World No. 40 in singles in 1986
Quentrec, KarineKarine Quentrec France
1969
Ranked World No. 45 in singles in 1991
Quertier, JeanJean Quertier United Kingdom Ranked World No. 9 at year-end in 1952 • 1948/1952 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1953 French Championships quarterfinalist
Radwańska, AgnieszkaAgnieszka Radwańska Poland
1989
Ranked World No. 6 in singles in 2012 and World No. 25 in doubles in 2011
Radwańska, UrszulaUrszula Radwańska Poland
1990
Ranked World No. 62 in singles in 2009
Raina, AnkitaAnkita Raina India
1993
India's No.1 ranked player since 2013. Career high singles ranking of No. 262.
Rajchrtová, ReginaRegina Rajchrtová Czechoslovakia
1968
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1991 and World No. 45 in doubles in 1990
Rampre, PetraPetra Rampre Slovenia
1980
Ranked World No. 162 in singles and World No. 84 in doubles in 2000
Randriantefy, DallyDally Randriantefy Madagascar
1977
Ranked World No. 44 in 2005
Rao, SunithaSunitha Rao United States
1985
Ranked World No. 144 in singles in 2008
Raymond, LisaLisa Raymond United States
1973
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 1997 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2000 • 2000 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2001 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2001/2005 US Open women's doubles champion • 2006 French Open women's doubles champion • 1996/2002 US Open mixed doubles champion • 1999 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 2003 French Open mixed doubles champion
Razzano, VirginieVirginie Razzano France
1983
Ranked World No. 16 in singles in 2009 and World No. 82 in doubles in 2001
Hazel Redick-Smith South Africa
1926
1952 French Championships semifinalist
Reeves, SamanthaSamantha Reeves United States
1979
Ranked World No. 62 in singles in 2002 and World No. 51 in doubles in 2003
Reggi, RaffaellaRaffaella Reggi Italy
1965
Ranked World No. 13 in singles in 1988 and World No. 25 in doubles in 1991
Rehe, StephanieStephanie Rehe United States
1969
Ranked World No. 10 in singles in 1989 and World No. 10 in doubles in 1992
Reid, Kerry MelvilleKerry Melville Reid Australia
1947
1
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1971 • 1977 (January) Australian Open champion • 1968/1977 Australian Championships/Open women's doubles champion • 1978 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Reinach, ElnaElna Reinach South Africa
1968
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1989 and World No. 10 in doubles in 1990
Jennifer Mundel Reinbold South Africa
1962
1983 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Reinstadler, BeateBeate Reinstadler Austria
1967
Ranked World No. 60 in singles in 1994
Reis, RonniRonni Reis United States
1966
Ranked World No. 78 in singles in 1989 and World No. 31 in doubles in 1988
Reitano, Mary CarterMary Carter Reitano Australia
1934
2
1956/1959 Australian Championships champion • 1961 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1960/1961 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Dinky Van Rensburg South Africa
1968
Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1991 and World No. 27 in doubles in 1988
Reynolds, CandyCandy Reynolds United States
1955
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 1983 and World No. 24 in doubles in 1986
Rezaï, AravaneAravane Rezaï France
1987
Ranked World No. 16 in singles in 2010
Richey (Gunter), NancyNancy Richey (Gunter) United States
1942
2
Ranked World No. 3 at the end of the year in 1968 • 1967 Australian Championships champion1968 French Open champion • 1966 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1965/1966 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion
Richterová, LudmilaLudmila Richterová Czech Republic
1977
Ranked World No. 62 in 1996
Ridley O'Meara, JoanJoan Ridley O'Meara United Kingdom 1929 Wimbledon semifinalist
Rihbany, HelenHelen Rihbany United States 1949 Wimbledon semifinalist
Rinaldi, KathyKathy Rinaldi United States
1967
Ranked World No. 7 in singles in 1986 and World No. 13 in doubles in 1993
Ríos, Rossana (Neffa) de losRossana (Neffa) de los Ríos Paraguay
1975
Ranked World No. 51 in singles in 2001 and World No. 52 in doubles in 2003
Rippner, BrieBrie Rippner United States
1980
Ranked World No. 57 in singles in 1999 and World No. 92 in doubles in 2002
Riske, AlisonAlison Riske United States
1990
Ranked World No. 104 in singles in 2011
Rittner, BarbaraBarbara Rittner Germany
1973
Ranked World No. 24 in singles in 1993 and World No. 23 in doubles in 2002
Robertson, Esna BoydEsna Boyd Robertson Australia
1899
1966
1
Ranked World No. 10 at year-end in 1928 • 1927 Australian Championships champion • 1922/1923/1926/1928 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1922/1926/1927 Australian Championships mixed doubles champion
Robson, LauraLaura Robson United Kingdom
1994
Ranked World No. 35 in singles in 2013 and World No. 90 in doubles in 2013
Rodina, EvgeniyaEvgeniya Rodina Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 74 in singles in 2011
Rodionova, AnastasiaAnastasia Rodionova Australia
Russia
1982
Ranked World No. 62 in singles in 2010 and World No. 36 in doubles in 2008
Rodionova, ArinaArina Rodionova Russia
1989
Ranked World No. 157 in singles and World No. 76 in doubles in 2010
Roesch, AngelikaAngelika Roesch Germany
1977
Ranked World No. 69 in singles in 2003
Rogowska, OliviaOlivia Rogowska Australia
1991
Ranked World No. 138 in singles in 2009
Rolle, AhshaAhsha Rolle United States
1985
Ranked World No. 82 in singles in 2007
Romano, BarbaraBarbara Romano Italy
1965
Ranked World No. 74 in 1989
Romano, FrancescaFrancesca Romano Italy
1971
Ranked World No. 77 in 1990
Romanov, LuciaLucia Romanov Romania
1959
Ranked World No. 49 in 1983
Rose, E. F.E. F. Rose 1923 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Rosolska, AlicjaAlicja Rosolska Poland
1985
Ranked World No. 42 in doubles in 2010 • Winner of two WTA doubles titles
Rottier, StephanieStephanie Rottier Netherlands
1974
Ranked World No. 30 in singles in 1993 and World No. 93 in doubles in 1996
Roubin, Odile deOdile de Roubin France
1948
1973 French Open quarterfinalist
Rousseau, CapucineCapucine Rousseau France
1980
Ranked World No. 118 in 2004
Ruano Pascual, VirginiaVirginia Ruano Pascual Spain
1973
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1999 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2003 • 2001/2002/2004/2005/2008 French Open women's doubles champion • 2002/2003/2004 US Open women's doubles champion • 2004 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2000 French Open mixed doubles champion
Rubin, ChandaChanda Rubin United States
1976
Ranked World No. 6 in singles in 1996 and World No. 9 in doubles in 1996
Rurac, MagdaMagda Rurac Romania Ranked World No. 9 at year-end in 1948 • 1947 French Championships quarterfinalist
Rus, ArantxaArantxa Rus Netherlands
1990
Ranked World No. 78 in singles in 2011
Russell, JoanneJoanne Russell United States
1954
Ranked World No. 22 in singles in 1983 and World No. 32 in doubles in 1987
Rüütel, MargitMargit Rüütel Estonia
1983
Ranked World No. 162 in 2008
Ruzici, VirginiaVirginia Ruzici Romania
1955
1
Ranked World No. 8 in 1979 • 1978 French Open champion • 1978 French Open women's doubles champion
Ryan, ElizabethElizabeth Ryan United States
1892
1979
Ranked World No. 3 at year-end in 1927 • 1914/1922/1930/1932/1933/1934 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1914/1919/1920/1921/1922/1923/1925/1926/1927/1930/1933/1934 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1926 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1913/1914 French Championships mixed doubles champion • 1919/1921/1923/1927/1928/1930/1932 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion • 1926/1933 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion
Rybáriková, MagdalénaMagdaléna Rybáriková Slovakia
1988
Ranked World No. 40 in singles in 2009 and World No. 62 in doubles in 2011
Sabatini, GabrielaGabriela Sabatini Argentina
1970
1
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 1989 and World No. 3 in doubles in 1988 • 1990 US Open champion • 1988 Wimbledon women's doubles champion. 1988 Olympic silver medalist in singles.
Saeki, MihoMiho Saeki Japan
1976
Ranked World No. 56 in singles in 1998 and World No. 49 in doubles in 1997
Šafářová, LucieLucie Šafářová Czech Republic
1987
Ranked World No. 22 in singles in 2007 and World No. 72 in doubles in 2009
Safina, DinaraDinara Safina Russia
1986
Ranked World No. 1 in singles in 2009 and World No. 8 in doubles in 2008 • 2007 US Open women's doubles champion
Sakowicz, JoannaJoanna Sakowicz Poland
1984
Ranked World No. 138 in 2006
Salerni, María EmiliaMaría Emilia Salerni Argentina
1983
Ranked World No. 65 in singles in 2008 and World No. 45 in doubles in 2002
Sanchez, OliviaOlivia Sanchez France
1982
Ranked World No. 90 in 2008
Sánchez Lorenzo, MaríaMaría Sánchez Lorenzo Spain
1977
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 2004 and World No. 78 in doubles in 2006
Sánchez Vicario, ArantxaArantxa Sánchez Vicario Spain
1971
4
Ranked World No. 1 in singles in 1995 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1992 • 1989/1994/1998 French Open champion1994 US Open champion • 1992/1995/1996 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1993/1994 US Open women's doubles champion • 1995 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1990/1992 French Open mixed doubles champion • 1993 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 2000 US Open mixed doubles champion
Sandberg, ChristinaChristina Sandberg Sweden
1948
Sandin, LenaLena Sandin Sweden
1961
Ranked World No. 91 in 1983
Sands, KimKim Sands United States
1956
Ranked World No. 44 in singles in 1984 and World No. 31 in doubles in 1987
Sandu, RalucaRaluca Sandu Romania
1980
Ranked World No. 91 in 1999
Sanjeev, NirupamaNirupama Sanjeev India
1976
Ranked World No. 147 in 1997. First Indian player to win a round at a Grand Slam.
Santangelo, MaraMara Santangelo Italy
1981
Ranked World No. 27 in singles and World No. 5 in doubles in 2007 • 2007 French Open women's doubles champion
Sassi, ValentinaValentina Sassi Italy
1980
Ranked World No. 144 in 2002
Satterthwaite, PhyllisPhyllis Satterthwaite United Kingdom
1889
Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1924 • 1924 Wimbledon semifinalist
Savchuk, OlgaOlga Savchuk Ukraine
1987
Ranked World No. 79 in singles in 2008 and World No. 62 in doubles in 2010
Savinykh, ValeriaValeria Savinykh Russia
1991
Ranked World No. 127 in singles in 2011
Savranska, YevgeniaYevgenia Savranska Ukraine
1984
Ranked World No. 172 in 2006
Sawamatsu, KazukoKazuko Sawamatsu Japan
1951
1975 French Open quarterfinalist • 1975 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Sawamatsu, NaokoNaoko Sawamatsu Japan
1973
Ranked World No. 14 in singles and World No. 98 in doubles in 1995
Mary Sawyer Australia 1979 Australian Open semifinalist
Schaar, MarijkeMarijke Schaar Netherlands
1944
1971 French Open semifinalist
Schäfer, AnneAnne Schäfer Germany
1987
Ranked World No. 165 in 2009
Schaul, ClaudineClaudine Schaul Luxembourg
1983
Ranked World No. 41 in singles and World No. 71 in doubles in 2004
Scheepers, ChanelleChanelle Scheepers South Africa
1984
Ranked World No. 65 in 2011
Schett, BarbaraBarbara Schett Austria
1976
Ranked World No. 7 in singles in 1999 and World No. 8 in doubles in 2001
Scheuer-Larsen, TineTine Scheuer-Larsen Denmark
1966
Ranked World No. 34 in singles in 1986 and World No. 14 in doubles in 1988
Schiavone, FrancescaFrancesca Schiavone Italy
1980
1 Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 2011 and World No. 8 in doubles in 2007 • 2010 French Open champion
Schimper, KarenKaren Schimper South Africa
1967
Ranked World No. 75 in 1988
Schnell, MelanieMelanie Schnell Austria
1977
Ranked World No. 90 in 1996
Schnyder, PattyPatty Schnyder Switzerland
1978
Ranked World No. 7 in singles and World No. 15 in doubles in 2005
Scholl, ChichiChichi Scholl United States
1992
Ranked World No. 164 in 2011
Schoofs, BibianeBibiane Schoofs Netherlands
1988
Ranked World No. 196 in 2011
Schruff, JuliaJulia Schruff Germany
1982
Ranked World No. 52 in singles and World No. 99 in doubles in 2006
Schultz-McCarthy, BrendaBrenda Schultz-McCarthy Netherlands
1970
Ranked World No. 9 in singles in 1996 and World No. 7 in doubles in 1995
Helga Schultze Hösl Thaw West Germany
1940
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1964 • 1964 French Championships semifinalist
Schuurman, ReneeRenee Schuurman South Africa
1939
2001
Ranked World No. 8 at year-end in 1963 • 1959 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1959/1961/1962/1963 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1962 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Schwartz, BarbaraBarbara Schwartz Austria
1979
Ranked World No. 40 in singles in 1999
Schwarz, Petra (Ritter)Petra (Ritter) Schwarz Austria
1972
Ranked World No. 52 in singles in 1995 and World No. 60 in doubles in 1993
Scriven Vivian, MargaretMargaret Scriven Vivian United Kingdom
1912
2001
2
Ranked World No. 5 at year-end in 1933 and 1934 • 1933/1934 French Championships champion • 1935 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1935 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Segal, HeatherHeather Segal South Africa
1931
1958 French Championships semi-finalist
Seghers, Ann MarieAnn Marie Seghers 1949/1954 French Championships quarter-finalist
Seles, MonicaMonica Seles Yugoslavia
United States
1973
9
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 1991, 1992, and 1995 • Ranked World No. 16 in doubles in 1991 • 1991/1992/1993/1996 Australian Open champion1990/1991/1992 French Open champion1991/1992 US Open champion1990/1991/1992 WTA Year-End Champion • Won 53 career WTA titles Ranked World No. 1 in singles for a total of 178 weeks
Selyutina, IrinaIrina Selyutina Kazakhstan
1979
Ranked World No. 85 in singles in 2002 and World No. 31 in doubles in 2000
Sema, ErikaErika Sema Mexico
1988
Ranked World No. 126 in 2011
Sema, YurikaYurika Sema Japan
1986
Ranked World No. 142 in 2009
Sequera, MilagrosMilagros Sequera Venezuela
1980
Ranked World No. 48 in singles in 2007 and World No. 29 in doubles in 2005
Serna, MagüiMagüi Serna Spain
1979
Ranked World No. 19 in singles and World No. 25 in doubles in 2004
Serra Zanetti, AdrianaAdriana Serra Zanetti Italy
1976
Ranked World No. 38 in singles and World No. 69 in doubles in 2002
Serra Zanetti, AntonellaAntonella Serra Zanetti Italy
1980
Ranked World No. 60 in singles in 2007 and World No. 47 in doubles in 2006
Sescioreanu, DeliaDelia Sescioreanu Romania
1986
Ranked World No. 145 in 2004
Sevastova, AnastasijaAnastasija Sevastova Latvia
1990
Ranked World No. 36 in 2011
Sfar, SelimaSelima Sfar Tunisia
1977
Ranked World No. 75 in singles in 2001 and World No. 47 in doubles in 2008
Sharapova, MariaMaria Sharapova Russia
1987
5
Ranked World No. 1 in 2005 • 2004 Wimbledon champion2006 US Open champion2008 Australian Open champion2012/2015 French Open champion•Ranked World No. 1 for a total of 21 weeks
Shaughnessy, MeghannMeghann Shaughnessy United States
1979
Ranked World No. 11 in singles in 2001 and World No. 4 in doubles in 2005
Shaw, WinnieWinnie Shaw United Kingdom
1947
1992
1970 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Shepherd-Barron, DorothyDorothy Shepherd-Barron United Kingdom
1897
1953
1921/1924 Wimbledon quarterfinalist • 1924 Olympic bronze medalist in women's doubles • 1931 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Shoemaker, Betty NuthallBetty Nuthall Shoemaker United Kingdom
1911
1983
1
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1929 • 1930 U.S. Championships champion • 1930/1931/1933 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1931 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1929/1931 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1931/1932 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Shriver, PamPam Shriver United States
1962
Ranked World No. 3 in 1984 • 1984/1985/1987/1988 French Open women's doubles champion • 1981/1982/1983/1984/1986 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1983/1984/1986/1987/1991 US Open women's doubles champion • 1982/1983/1984/1985/1987/1988/1989 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1987 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion
Shvedova, YaroslavaYaroslava Shvedova Russia
Kazakhstan
1987
Ranked World No. 29 in singles and World No. 7 in doubles in 2010 • 2010 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2010 US Open women's doubles champion
Sidot, Anne-GaëlleAnne-Gaëlle Sidot France
1979
Ranked World No. 24 in singles in 2000 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2001
Siegemund, LauraLaura Siegemund Germany
1988
Ranked World No. 183 in singles in 2011 and World No. 122 in doubles in 2009
Silva, NeuzaNeuza Silva Portugal
1983
Ranked World No. 133 in 2009
Simmonds, SabinaSabina Simmonds Italy
1960
Ranked World No. 31 in 1983
Brigitte Simon-Glinel France
1956
1978 French Open semifinalist
Simpson, ReneRene Simpson Canada
1966
Ranked World No. 70 in singles in 1989 and World No. 32 in doubles in 1995
Christina Singer Germany
1968
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 1995 and World No. 44 in doubles in 1996
Šišková, KateřinaKateřina Šišková Czech Republic
1974
Ranked World No. 58 in singles in 1993
Skavronskaia, LioudmilaLioudmila Skavronskaia Russia
1980
Ranked World No. 124 in 2004
Susan Sloane-Lundy United States
1970
Ranked World No. 19 in 1989
Smashnova (Pistolesi), AnnaAnna Smashnova (Pistolesi) Israel
1976
Ranked World No. 15 in 2003
Smith, AnneAnne Smith United States
1959
Ranked World No. 12 in 1982 • 1981 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1980/1982 French Open women's doubles champion • 1980 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1981 US Open women's doubles champion • 1980/1984 French Open mixed-doubles champion • 1982 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1981/1982 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Smith, Jean WalkerJean Walker Smith United Kingdom Ranked World No. 5 at the end of the year in 1951 • 1951 French Championships semifinalist
Smith, PaulaPaula Smith United States
1957
Ranked World No. 87 in 1983
Smith, SamanthaSamantha Smith United Kingdom
1971
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 1999
Smoller, JillJill Smoller United States
1964
Ranked World No. 68 in 1986
Smylie, ElizabethElizabeth Smylie Australia
1963
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 1987 and World No. 5 in doubles in 1988 • 1985 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1991 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1983/1990 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Snyder, TaraTara Snyder United States
1977
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1998
Soler Espinosa, SilviaSilvia Soler Espinosa Spain
1987
Ranked World No. 90 in 2011
South, MelanieMelanie South United Kingdom
1986
Ranked World No. 99 in singles in 2009
Spears, AbigailAbigail Spears United States
1981
Ranked World No. 66 in singles in 2005 and World No. 40 in doubles in 2009
Sperling, Hilde KrahwinkelHilde Krahwinkel Sperling Germany
Denmark
1908
1981
3
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1936 • 1935/1936/1937 French Championships champion • 1933 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Spîrlea, IrinaIrina Spîrlea Romania
1974
Ranked World No. 7 in singles in 1997 and World No. 16 in doubles in 1995
Šprem, KarolinaKarolina Šprem Croatia
1984
Ranked World No. 17 in 2004
Srebotnik, KatarinaKatarina Srebotnik Slovenia
1981
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 2006 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2008 • 1999/2006/2010 French Open mixed doubles champion • 2003 US Open mixed doubles champion • 2011 Australian Open mixed doubles champion
Šromová, HanaHana Šromová Czech Republic
1978
Ranked World No. 87 in singles and World No. 63 in doubles in 2006
Shaun Stafford United States
1968
Ranked World No. 48 in singles in 1990 and World No. 33 in doubles in 1994
Stammers Bullitt, KayKay Stammers Bullitt United Kingdom
1914
2005
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1939 • 1935 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1935/1936 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Stanciute, LinaLina Stanciute Lithuania
1986
Ranked World No. 197 in 2009
Stark, Carolin BabcockCarolin Babcock Stark United States
1912
1987
Ranked World No. 10 at year-end in 1934 and 1936 • 1936 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion
Steinmetz, KimKim Steinmetz United States
1957
Ranked World No. 94 in singles in 1983
Stephens, SloaneSloane Stephens United States
1993
Ranked World No. 17 in singles in 2013
Stevens, GreerGreer Stevens South Africa
1957
Ranked World No. 10 at year-end in 1980 • 1980 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Stevenson, AlexandraAlexandra Stevenson United States
1980
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 2002 and World No. 67 in doubles in 2003
Stoop, GeorgieGeorgie Stoop United Kingdom
1988
Ranked World No. 178 in 2009
Stosur, SamanthaSamantha Stosur Australia
1984
1
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 2011 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2006 • 2011 US Open Champion • 2006 French Open women's doubles champion • 2005 US Open women's doubles champion • 2005 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion • 2008 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion
Stöve, BettyBetty Stöve Netherlands
1945
Ranked World No. 5 in 1977 • 1972/1979 French Open women's doubles champion • 1972 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1972/1977/1979 US Open women's doubles champion • 1978/1981 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1977/1978 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Maria Strandlund Sweden
1969
Ranked World No. 80 in singles in 1989 and World No. 45 in doubles in 1995
Strnadová, AndreaAndrea Strnadová Czech Republic
1972
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1991 and World No. 14 in doubles in 1993
Stubbs, RennaeRennae Stubbs Australia
1971
Ranked World No. 64 in 1996 • 2000 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2001/2004 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 2001 US Open women's doubles champion • 2000 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion • 2001 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Studeníková, KatarínaKatarína Studeníková Slovakia
1972
Ranked World No. 31 in singles in 1996 and World No. 62 in doubles in 1995
Suárez, PaolaPaola Suárez Argentina
1976
Ranked World No. 9 in singles in 2004 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2002 • 2001/2002/2004/2005 French Open women's doubles champion • 2002/2003/2004 US Open women's doubles champion • 2004 Australian Open women's doubles champion
Suárez Navarro, CarlaCarla Suárez Navarro Spain
1988
Ranked World No. 22 in 2009
Subirats, ElenaElena Subirats Mexico
1947
1968 French Open quarterfinalist
Suchá, MartinaMartina Suchá Slovakia
1980
Ranked World No. 37 in 2002
Sugiyama, AiAi Sugiyama Japan
1975
Ranked World No. 8 in singles in 2004 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2000 • 2000 US Open women's doubles champion • 2003 French Open women's doubles champion • 2003 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1999 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Suire, CatherineCatherine Suire France
1959
Ranked World No. 52 in singles in 1984 and World No. 13 in doubles in 1988
Suková, HelenaHelena Suková Czech Republic
1965
Ranked World No. 4 in 1985 • 1990/1992 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1990 French Open women's doubles champion • 1987/1989/1990/1996 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1985/1993 US Open women's doubles champion • 1991 French Open mixed-doubles champion • 1994/1996/1997 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1993 US Open mixed-doubles champion
Suková, VěraVěra Suková Czechoslovakia
1931
1982
Ranked World No. 5 at the end of the year in 1962 • 1962 Wimbledon runner-up • 1957 French Championships mixed-doubles champion
Sheila Piercey Summers South Africa
1919
Ranked World No. 6 at the end of the year in 1947 • 1947/1949 French Championships mixed-doubles champion • 1949 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion
Sun Shengnan People's Republic of China
1987
Ranked World No. 50 in doubles in 2007
Sun Tiantian People's Republic of China
1981
Ranked World No. 77 in singles and World No. 16 in doubles in 2007 • 2008 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion
Susman, Karen HantzeKaren Hantze Susman United States
1942
1
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1962 • 1962 Wimbledon champion • 1961/1962 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1964 U.S Championships women's doubles champion
Sutton Bundy, MayMay Sutton Bundy United States
1886
1975
3
1904 U.S. Championships champion1905/1907 Wimbledon champion • 1904 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion
Suurbeek, AstridAstrid Suurbeek Netherlands
1947
Svensson, Åsa (Carlsson)Åsa (Carlsson) Svensson Sweden
1975
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1996 and World No. 28 in doubles in 2000
Eva Švíglerová Czech Republic
1971
Ranked World No. 33 in singles in 1991 and World No. 75 in doubles in 1993
Svitolina, ElinaElina Svitolina Ukraine
1994
Ranked World No. 200 in singles on 5 March 2012
Swardt, Mariaan deMariaan de Swardt South Africa
1971
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1996 and World No. 11 in doubles in 1998 • 1999 Australian Open mixed doubles champion • 2000 French Open mixed doubles champion
Szatmari, AgnesAgnes Szatmari Romania
1987
Ranked World No. 187 in singles in 2008
Éva Szabó Hungary
1945
1975 French Open quarter-finalist
Szavay, AgnesÁgnes Szávay Hungary
1988
Ranked World No. 13 in singles in 2008 and World No. 22 in doubles in 2007
Takao, ErikaErika Takao Japan
1987
Ranked World No. 128 in 2006
Talaja, SilvijaSilvija Talaja Croatia
1978
Ranked World No. 18 in singles in 2000 and World No. 54 in doubles in 2004
Tamaela, EliseElise Tamaëla Netherlands
1984
Ranked World No. 129 in 2007
Tanasugarn, TamarineTamarine Tanasugarn Thailand
1977
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 2002 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2004
Tanvier, CatherineCatherine Tanvier France
1965
Ranked World No. 20 in singles in 1984 and World No. 16 in doubles in 1986
Tapscott, BillieBillie Tapscott South Africa
1903
1970
1927 French, 1929 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Tarabini, PatriciaPatricia Tarabini Argentina
1968
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1988 and World No. 12 in doubles in 1998
Tatarkova, ElenaElena Tatarkova Ukraine
1976
Ranked World No. 45 in singles in and World No. 9 in doubles in 1999
Tatishvili, AnnaAnna Tatishvili Georgia
1990
Ranked World No. 82 in 2011
Tauziat, NathalieNathalie Tauziat France
1967
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 2000 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2002
Taylor, SarahSarah Taylor United States
1981
Ranked World No. 68 in 2003
Tedjakusuma, RomanaRomana Tedjakusuma Indonesia
1976
Ranked World No. 82 in singles in 1994
Teeguarden, PamPam Teeguarden United States
1951
1977 French Open quarterfinalist
Tegart Dalton, JudyJudy Tegart Dalton Australia
1937
Ranked World No. 7 at the end of the year in 1968 • 1968 Wimbledon runner-up • 1964/1967/1969/1970 Australian Championships/Open women's doubles champion • 1966 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1966 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1970/1971 US Open women's doubles champion
Temesvári, AndreaAndrea Temesvári Hungary
1966
Ranked World No. 7 in 1984 • 1986 French Open women's doubles champion
Tessi, CristinaCristina Tessi Argentina
1972
Ranked World No. 70 in 1991
Testud, SandrineSandrine Testud France
1972
Ranked World No. 9 in singles and World No. 8 in doubles in 2000
Tétreault, ValérieValérie Tétreault Canada
1988
Ranked World No. 112 in 2010
Thompson (tennis), JanineJanine Thompson (tennis) Australia
1967
Ranked World No. 53 in singles in 1986 and World No. 18 in doubles in 1990
Thompson, LeighLeigh Thompson United States
1964
Ranked World No. 27 in singles in 1983
Thorén, PetraPetra Thorén Finland
1969
Ranked World No. 73 in 1992
Thorpe, LauraLaura Thorpe France
1987
Ranked World No. 165 in 2010
Timotić, AnaAna Timotić Serbia
1982
Ranked World No. 199 in 2006
Todd, Patricia CanningPatricia Canning Todd United States
1922
1
Ranked World No. 4 at the end of the year in 1950 • 1947 French Championships champion • 1948 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1947 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1948 French Championships mixed doubles champion
Tomanová, RenátaRenáta Tomanová Czechoslovakia
1954
1978 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1978 French Open mixed doubles champion
Tomljanović, AjlaAjla Tomljanović Croatia
1993
Ranked World No. 154 in 2010
Torrens Valero, CristinaCristina Torrens Valero Spain
1974
Ranked World No. 27 in singles in 2002 and World No. 66 in doubles in 2001
Truman Janes, ChristineChristine Truman Janes United Kingdom
1941
1
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1959 • 1959 French Championships champion • 1960 Australian Championships women's doubles champion
Tsurenko, LesiaLesia Tsurenko Ukraine
1989
Ranked World No. 126 in 2011
Tu, MeilenMeilen Tu United States
1978
Ranked World No. 35 in singles and World No. 28 in doubles in 2007
Tuckey Maule, KayKay Tuckey Maule United Kingdom Ranked World No. 10 at year-end in 1951 • 1951 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Tuero, LindaLinda Tuero United States
1950
1971 French Open quarter-finalist
Tulyaganova, IrodaIroda Tulyaganova Uzbekistan
1982
Ranked World No. 16 in singles and World No. 28 in doubles in 2002
Turnbull, WendyWendy Turnbull Australia
1952
Ranked World No. 3 in singles in 1985 • 1977 US Open runner-up • 1979 French Open runner-up • 1980 Australian Open runner-up • 1978 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1979 French Open women's doubles champion • 1979/1982 US Open women's doubles champion • 1979/1982 French Open mixed-doubles champion • 1980 US Open mixed-doubles champion • 1983/1984 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion
Turner Bowrey, LesleyLesley Turner Bowrey Australia
1942
2
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1963 • 1963/1965 French Championships champion • 1964/1965/1967 Australian Championships women's doubles champion • 1964/1965 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1964 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1961 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1961/1964 Wimbledon mixed doubles champion
Tyrell, CC Tyrell 1926 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Uberoi, NehaNeha Uberoi United States
1986
Ranked World No. 196 in singles in 2007
Uberoi, ShikhaShikha Uberoi India
1983
Ranked World No. 122 in singles in 2005 and World No. 87 in doubles in 2007. Only second player from India to win a round at a Grand Slam.
Uhlířová, VladimíraVladimíra Uhlířová Czech Republic
1978
Ranked World No. 18 in doubles in 2007
Ungur, Liana (Balaci)Liana (Balaci) Ungur Romania
1985
Ranked World No. 157 in 2010
Uys, ReneRene Uys South Africa
1964
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 1984
Vaidišová, NicoleNicole Vaidišová Czech Republic
1989
Ranked World No. 7 in singles in 2007
Vakulenko, JuliaJulia Vakulenko Ukraine
1983
Ranked World No. 32 in 2007
Lucia Valerio Italy
1905
1996
1933 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Vandeweghe, CocoCoco Vandeweghe United States
1991
Ranked World No. 89 in 2011
Vašková, AlenaAlena Vašková Czech Republic
1975
Ranked World No. 115 in singles in 2001 and World No. 135 in doubles in 2002
Vásquez, PilarPilar Vásquez Peru
1963
Ranked World No. 66 in 1984
Vavrinec, MiroslavaMiroslava Vavrinec Switzerland
1978
Ranked World No. 76 in 2001
Vento-Kabchi, MariaMaria Vento-Kabchi Venezuela
1974
Ranked World No. 26 in singles and World No. 15 in doubles in 2004
Vermaak, YvonneYvonne Vermaak South Africa
1956
Ranked World No. 20 in 1983
Vesnina, ElenaElena Vesnina Russia
1986
Ranked World No. 22 in singles and World No. 15 in doubles in 2009
Vieira, AndreaAndrea Vieira Brazil
1971
Ranked World No. 76 in 1989
Vierin, NathalieNathalie Vierin Italy
1982
Ranked World No. 103 in 2006
Villagran, AdrianaAdriana Villagran Argentina
1956
Ranked World No. 99 in singles in 1988
Ville, Stephanie deStephanie de Ville Belgium
1976
Ranked World No. 61 in singles in 1997
Vinci, RobertaRoberta Vinci Italy
1983
Ranked World No. 12 in singles in 2013 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2012 • Year-end World No. 1 in doubles in 2012 • 2012 French Open women's doubles champion • 2012 US Open women's doubles champion • 2013 Australian Open women's doubles champion • ITF World Champion in doubles, 2012 (with Sara Errani)
Vis, CarolineCaroline Vis Netherlands
1970
Ranked World No. 111 in singles in 1994 and World No. 9 in doubles in 1998
Viratprasert, SuchananSuchanan Viratprasert Thailand
1983
Ranked World No. 172 in 2004
Vögele, StefanieStefanie Vögele Switzerland
1990
Ranked World No. 63 in singles in 2010
Voleková, GabrielaGabriela Voleková Slovakia
1981
Ranked World No. 191 in singles in 2001 and World No. 180 in doubles in 2000
Vollmer, ErikaErika Vollmer Germany 1953 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Kodesova, VlastaVlasta Kodesova Czechoslovakia
1944
1968 and 1970 French Open quarter-finalist
Voráčová, RenataRenata Voráčová Czech Republic
1983
Ranked World No. 74 in singles in 2010 and World No. 40 in doubles in 2008
Voskoboeva, GalinaGalina Voskoboeva Kazakhstan
1984
Ranked World No. 64 in singles in 2009 and World No. 31 in doubles in 2007
Vrljić, AnaAna Vrljić Croatia
1984
Ranked World No. 191 in 2008
Vukovich, Bernice CarrBernice Carr Vukovich South Africa
1938
Wade, VirginiaVirginia Wade United Kingdom
1945
3
Ranked World No. 2 at the end of the year in 1968 • 1968 US Open champion1977 Wimbledon champion1972 Australian Open champion • 1973 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1973 French Open women's doubles champion • 1973 and 1975 US Open women's doubles champion
Walsh, SharonSharon Walsh United States
1952
Ranked World No. 29 in singles in 1984 and World No. 31 in doubles in 1987
Wang Shi-ting Republic of China 1973 Ranked World No. 26 in singles in 1993 and World No. 39 in doubles in 1998
Ward Hales, PatriciaPatricia Ward Hales United Kingdom
1929
Ranked World No. 8 at the end of the year in 1956
Wartusch, PatriciaPatricia Wartusch Austria
1978
Ranked World No. 65 in singles in 2000 and World No. 22 in doubles in 2003
Washington, MashonaMashona Washington United States
1976
Ranked World No. 50 in singles in 2004 and World No. 55 in doubles in 2005
Wasserman, SandraSandra Wasserman Belgium
1970
Ranked World No. 48 in singles and World No. 75 in doubles in 1989
Watanabe, JoleneJolene Watanabe United States
1968
Ranked World No. 72 in 1997
Watson, CindyCindy Watson Australia
1978
Ranked World No. 131 in singles in 2002
Watson, HeatherHeather Watson United Kingdom
1992
Ranked World No. 49 in singles in 2012
Watson, MaudMaud Watson United Kingdom
1864
1946
2
1884/1885 Wimbledon champion
Watson, Phoebe HolcroftPhoebe Holcroft Watson United Kingdom
1898
Ranked World No. 2 at year-end in 1929 • 1929 U.S. Championships runner-up • 1928/1929 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1929 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1928 French Championships women's doubles champion
Webb, VanessaVanessa Webb Canada
1976
Ranked World No. 107 in singles and World No. 95 in doubles in 2000
Weingärtner, MarleneMarlene Weingärtner Germany
1980
Ranked World No. 36 in 2002
Weinhold, AshleyAshley Weinhold United States
1989
Ranked World No. 190 in 2011
Weiss, MariaMaria Weiss Argentina 1948/1952 French Championships quarterfinalist
Weiwers, AliceAlice Weiwers Luxembourg 1946 French Championships quarterfinalist
Wheeler, ChristinaChristina Wheeler Australia
1982
Ranked World No. 147 in singles in 2003 and World No. 91 in doubles in 2002
Wheeler, Mimi ArnoldMimi Arnold Wheeler United States
1939
1958 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Chaffee, NancyNancy Chaffee United States
1929
2002
Ranked World No. 4 at year-end in 1951 • 1951 Wimbledon quarterfinalist
White, AnneAnne White United States
1961
Ranked World No. 19 in singles in 1986 and World No. 18 in doubles in 1988
White, RobinRobin White United States
1963
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 1987 and World No. 8 in doubles in 1990 • 1988 US Open women's doubles champion • 1989 US Open mixed-doubles champion
White, WendyWendy White United States
1960
Ranked World No. 28 in singles in 1987 and World No. 18 in doubles in 1990
Whitlinger Jones, TamiTami Whitlinger Jones United States
1968
Ranked World No. 41 in singles in 1991 and World No. 60 in doubles in 1997
Whittingstall, Eileen BennettEileen Bennett Whittingstall United Kingdom
1907
1979
Ranked World No. 3 at year-end in 1931 • 1928 French Championships runner-up • 1931 U.S. Championships runner-up • 1928/1931 French Championships women's doubles champion • 1931 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1928/1929 French Championships mixed-doubles champion • 1927 U.S. Championships mixed-doubles champion
Whytcross, PamPam Whytcross Australia
1953
Winner of 3 WTA Tour doubles titles and a runner-up in doubles at the 1978 Australian Open
Wibowo, SuzannaSuzanna Wibowo Indonesia
1963
Won the doubles at WTA Tier V event at Pattaya in 1991
Wickmayer, YaninaYanina Wickmayer Belgium
1989
Ranked World No. 12 in singles and World No. 72 in doubles in 2010
Widjaja, AngeliqueAngelique Widjaja Indonesia
1984
Ranked World No. 55 in singles in 2003 and World No. 15 in doubles in 2004
Widjaja, JenniferJennifer Widjaja Brazil
1986
Ranked World No. 186 in 2007
Wienerová, LenkaLenka Wienerová Slovakia
1988
Ranked World No. 128 in 2009
Wiesner, JudithJudith Wiesner Austria
1966
Ranked World No. 12 in singles in 1997 and World No. 29 in doubles in 1989 • 1996 Wimbledon quaraterfinalist • 1996 US Open quarterfinalist
Wightman, Hazel
Hotchkiss
Hazel
Hotchkiss Wightman
United States
1886
1974
4
1909/1910/1911/1919 U.S. Championships champion • 1909/1910/1911/1915/1924/1928 U.S. Championships women's doubles champion • 1924 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1909/1910/1911/1915/1918/1920 U.S. Championships mixed doubles champion • 1924 Olympic gold medalist in women's doubles and mixed doubles
Williams, SerenaSerena Williams United States
1981
17
Ranked World No. 1 at the end of the year in 2002, 2009 and 2013, and ranked World No. 1 in doubles in 2010 • ITF World Champion: singles, 2002, 2009, 2012; doubles, 2009 (with Venus Williams) • 2003/2005/2007/2009/2010 Australian Open champion2002/2013 French Open champion2002/2003/2009/2010/2012 Wimbledon champion1999/2002/2008/2012/2013 US Open champion • 2012 Olympic Singles Gold Medalist • 2000/2008/2012 Olympic Doubles Gold Medalist • 2001/2003/2009/2010 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1999/2010 French Open women's doubles champion • 2000/2002/2008/2009/2012 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1999/2009 US Open women's doubles champion • 1998 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion • 1998 US Open mixed-doubles champion • Ranked World No. 1 for a total of 170 weeks
See also: Williams sisters
Williams, VenusVenus Williams United States
1980
7
Ranked World No. 1 in singles in 2002 and World No. 1 in doubles in 2010 • ITF World Champion in doubles, 2009 (with Serena Williams) • 2000/2001/2005/2007/2008 Wimbledon champion2000/2001 US Open champion • 2000 Olympic Singles Gold Medalist • 2000/2008/2012 Olympic Doubles Gold Medalist • 2001/2003/2009/2010 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1999/2010 French Open women's doubles champion • 2000/2002/2008/2009/2012 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1999/2009 US Open women's doubles champion • 1998 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion • 1998 French Open mixed-doubles champion • Ranked World No. 1 for a total of 11 weeks
See also: Williams sisters
Julia Wipplinger South Africa 1952 French Championships quarterfinalist
Witmeyer, Marianne WerdelMarianne Werdel Witmeyer United States
1967
Ranked World No. 21 in singles in 1995 and World No. 45 in doubles in 1992
Witvoet, HesterHester Witvoet Netherlands
1967
Ranked World No. 64 in 1989
Wörle, KathrinKathrin Wörle Germany
1984
Ranked World No. 119 in singles in 2010 and World No. 99 in doubles in 2011
Wood, ClareClare Wood United Kingdom
1968
Ranked World No. 77 in singles in 1994 and World No. 59 in doubles in 1996
Wozniacki, CarolineCaroline Wozniacki Denmark
1990
Ranked World No. 1 in singles at the end of the year in 2010 and World No. 52 in doubles in 2014
Wozniak, AleksandraAleksandra Wozniak Canada
1987
Ranked World No. 21 in 2009
Xie Yanze People's Republic of China
1984
Ranked World No. 184 in 2004
Yakimova, AnastasiyaAnastasiya Yakimova Belarus
1986
Ranked World No. 49 in singles and World No. 67 in doubles in 2006
Yan Zi People's Republic of China
1984
Ranked World No. 40 in singles in 2008 and World No. 4 in doubles in 2006 • 2006 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2006 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Yanagi, MasakoMasako Yanagi Japan
1959
Ranked World No. 89 in 1984
Yi Jing-Qian People's Republic of China
1974
Ranked World No. 69 in 1996
Yonemura, TomokoTomoko Yonemura Japan
1982
Ranked World No. 148 in 2009
Yoshida, YukaYuka Yoshida Japan
1976
Ranked World No. 52 in singles in 1997 and World No. 51 in doubles in 1999
Yuan Meng China
1986
Ranked World No. 86 in 2008
Záhlavová-Strýcová, BarboraBarbora Záhlavová-Strýcová Czech Republic
1986
Ranked World No. 39 in singles in 2010 and World No. 14 in doubles in 2011
Záhlavová, SandraSandra Záhlavová Czech Republic
1985
Ranked World No. 78 in 2010
Zakopalová, Klára (Koukalová)Klára (Koukalová) Zakopalová Czech Republic
1982
Ranked World No. 27 in 2006
Zardo, EmanuelaEmanuela Zardo Switzerland
1970
Ranked World No. 27 in 1991
Zděnovcová, MagdalenaMagdalena Zděnovcová Czech Republic
1978
Ranked World No. 195 in singles in 2003 and World No. 189 in doubles in 2000
Zec Peškirič, MašaMaša Zec Peškirič Slovenia
1987
Ranked World No. 93 in 2009
Zhang Ling Hong Kong
1989
Ranked World No. 184 in 2011
Zhang Shuai People's Republic of China
1989
Ranked World No. 73 in singles in 2011
Zheng Jie People's Republic of China
1983
Ranked World No. 15 in singles in 2009 and World No. 3 in doubles in 2006 • 2006 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2006 Wimbledon women's doubles champion
Zhou Yi-Miao People's Republic of China
1991
Ranked World No. 194 in 2010
Zivec-Skulj, MajaMaja Zivec-Skulj Germany
1973
Ranked World No. 73 in singles in 1993 and World No. 96 in doubles in 1994
Zrubáková, RadkaRadka Zrubáková Czech Republic
1970
Ranked World No. 22 in singles in 1991 and World No. 38 in doubles in 1993
Zuluaga, FabiolaFabiola Zuluaga Colombia
1979
Ranked World No. 16 in singles in 2005
Zvereva, NatashaNatasha Zvereva Belarus
1971
Ranked World No. 5 in singles in 1989 and World No. 1 in doubles in 1991 • 1989/1992/1993/1994/1995/1997 French Open women's doubles champion • 1991/1992/1995/1996 US Open women's doubles champion • 1991/1992/1993/1994/1997 Wimbledon women's doubles champion • 1993/1994/1997 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 1990 & 1995 Australian Open mixed-doubles champion
Zvonareva, VeraVera Zvonareva Russia
1984
Ranked World No. 4 in singles in 2010 and World No. 9 in doubles in 2005 • 2006 US Open women's doubles champion • 2012 Australian Open women's doubles champion • 2004 US Open mixed-doubles champion • 2006 Wimbledon mixed-doubles champion

References

  1. ^ https://ca.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/rankings?gender=w&type=singles

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