Male tennis players to make headline:
The US Open Championship 2011 will commence from August 29, 2011 and will entertain the spectators through the month of September. This tournament will be played at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York. The USTA announced the names of the some of the most famous and greatest male tennis players who would make the headline in the 2011 US Open tournament. The names are:
- World No. 1 tennis player 2011 and reigning champion of Australian Open 2011 and Wimbledon 2011, Novak Djokovic.
- Reigning US Open 2010 and French Open 2011 champion, Rafael Nadal.
- Five-time US Open champion, Roger Federer
- Former US Open champions and considerably the most popular among the other 101 tennis players who made a direct entry into US Open 2011, Andy Roddick and Juan Martin Del Potro.
Female tennis players to make headline:
The US Open 2011 will experience the colors in the Women Singles tournament as many greatest female tennis players are going to perform after a series of injuries and health crisis. Both men’s and women’s US Open single champions will receive $1.8 million. Tempting! In 2011 US Open, 37 countries will be represented by women. The USTA has announced the names of some of the famous female tennis players who will walk the hard court of US open 2011. Here are their names:
- Reigning Australian Open champion and two time defending US Open champion, Kim Clijsters
- French Open 2011 women champion, Li Na
- Wimbledon 2011 female champion, Kvitova
- 3 times US Open champion, Serena Williams
- US tennis player, Venus Williams
- Russian female tennis player, Maria Sharapova
- Svetlana Kuznetsova
Tennis is one game that has gleaned the attention of a large crowd throughout the world. The positions and titles keep changing with time, but there are few who stay in the tennis history forever. These few are those who are completely looked up to for their style of playing and the control they have over themselves when it comes to the game. Achieving a position in the top ten lists is not an easy affair at all. Some of the legends in tennis has strived hard, yes really hard to catch a place for them in the elite list of top most tennis players in the tennis category. Below is the list of the top ten best players in the world of tennis in the male category. The listing is made as per the ranking.The top ten male players in tennis who have played well throughout and are considered as the best players of all time are listed here.
- Roger Federer
- Pete Sampras
- Roy Emerson
- Rod Laver
- Björn Borg
- Rafael Nadal
- Ken Rosewall
- Jimmy Connors
- Ivan Lendl
- Andre Agassi
The players are all from different countries and backgrounds but they all are here because of a common feeling, ‘love for tennis’. They brought tennis up and in turn tennis brought them up here. These tennis players have performed at different surfaces and have shown immense potential. Roger Federer is still the dominating champion of the current era with his 16 grand slam titles. Currently, Nadal and Djokovic have been challenging the King Federer which the King has tried to conquer with his absolute performance.