British Female Tennis Players

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Heather Watson
(British Tennis Player)
Heather Watson
19
Birthdate: May 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

Heather Watson is a professional tennis player who has won nine career titles so far, including four singles titles. In 2012, she became the first British female player to win a WTA singles title since 1988. In 2016, she won the mixed-doubles at Wimbledon, becoming the first British player to win at Wimbledon since Joanna Mary Durie in 1987. 

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Emma Raducanu
(Tennis player)
Emma Raducanu
15
Birthdate: November 13, 2002
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Johanna Konta
(British Former Professional Tennis Player Who Formerly Represented Australia )
Johanna Konta
16
Birthdate: May 17, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Johanna Konta is a British tennis player who represented Australia till 2012. Konta has won four singles WTA Tour titles. She has also won four doubles and 11 singles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. A former world No. 4 and former British number one, Johanna Konta is renowned for creating sharp angles and an offensive baseline play.

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Virginia Wade
(British Former Professional Tennis Player)
Virginia Wade
13
Birthdate: July 10, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bournemouth, England

Virginia Wade is a British former tennis player. A former world No. 2, Wade won three Grand Slam singles titles, including the famous 1977 Wimbledon, which was attended by Queen Elizabeth II. A former world No. 1 in doubles, Wade won four Grand Slam doubles titles. After retiring as a player, Wade has worked as a game analyst and commentator.

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Sue Barker
(Former Tennis Player and Television Host)
Sue Barker
10
Birthdate: April 19, 1956
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paignton, Devon, England

Sue Barker is an English former professional tennis player. A former world No. 3, Barker had an illustrious playing career during which she won 15 WTA singles titles, including the 1976 French Open. She also won 12 doubles titles, including the WTA Austrian Open. After retiring as a player, Sue Barker became a sports reporter.

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Laura Robson
(British Former Professional Tennis Player)
Laura Robson
12
Birthdate: January 21, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Laura Robson is a British professional tennis player who won a silver medal at the 2012 London Olympics in the mixed-doubles event. In 2012, Laura Robson reached the fourth round of the US Open singles championship, becoming the first British woman to do so at a Grand Slam tournament since Samantha Smith in 1998.

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Katie Boulter
(Tennis Player)
Katie Boulter
6
Birthdate: August 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester, England

Though the daughter of a tennis coach mother, Katie Boulter had initially focused on playing the piano before she deviated to tennis as a career. She first gained attention after winning the Lemon Bowl at 11 and now has five singles and four doubles titles in her kitty.

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Annabel Croft
(Former British Tennis Player and Television Presenter)
Annabel Croft
14
Birthdate: July 12, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Farnborough, Kent, England

Former British tennis player Annabel Croft had begun playing tennis at age 9. At 15, she became the youngest from Britain to play senior Wimbledon in almost 100 years. Post-retirement, she has stepped into a broadcasting career and has also appeared on ITV’s Interceptor and Channel 4’s Treasure Hunt.

 9 
Anne Keothavong
(Tennis Player)
Anne Keothavong
4
Birthdate: September 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hackney Central, London, England

British tennis player Anne Keothavong, hailed for winning 28 titles on the ITF Women's Circuit, played her first professional match at age of fourteen, reaching a career-high singles ranking of world No. 48 at twenty-five. Retired from professional tennis in 2013, she continued to remain associated with the game, captaining Great Britain Fed Cup team from 2017 to 2019.   

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Elena Baltacha
(Ukrainian-British Tennis Player)
Elena Baltacha
3
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: May 4, 2014

Four-time winner of the AEGON Awards, Elena Baltacha was a Ukrainian-born British tennis player, who held the British No. I position for the first time at the age of nineteen. An unbelievable fighter, she continued to play despite her debilitating illness, winning matches almost till the very end, retiring from professional tennis five months before her death from liver cancer.

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Samantha Smith
(Tennis Player)
Samantha Smith
4
Birthdate: November 27, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Loughton, Essex, England

Samantha Smith is a British retired professional tennis player. She has eight ITF career titles, including three singles titles, under her belt. A former British No. 1, Smith also represented Britain in the European Cup and Fed Cup on several occasions. After retiring as a player, Samantha Smith started working as a commentator for various sports networks.

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Harriet Dart
(Tennis Player)
Harriet Dart
3
Birthdate: July 28, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Harriet Dart is a British tennis player who has won 14 doubles and four singles titles on the ITF Circuit so far in her career. Dart reached the finals of the mixed doubles event at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships along with Joe Salisbury and lost to Neal Skupski and Desirae Krawczyk. This remains her best Grand Slam result to date.

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Francesca Jones
(Tennis player)
Francesca Jones
7
Birthdate: September 19, 2000
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leeds, England

Francesca Jones is a British tennis player who has won six ITF Circuit titles so far in her career. Jones has managed to establish herself as a tennis player despite suffering from a rare genetic condition known as Ectrodactyly Ectodermal Dysplasia; she was born with only seven toes on each leg and three fingers and a thumb on each hand.

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Jo Durie
(Tennis Player)
Jo Durie
8
Birthdate: July 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bristol, United Kingdom

Once ranked world number five, British tennis player Jo Durie has two Grand Slam titles in her kitty. She is a seven-time British National Singles winner and a nine-time British National Doubles winner. Post-retirement, she has been working as a coach and a BBC and Eurosport commentator.

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Ann Jones
(Tennis Player)
Ann Jones
3
Birthdate: October 7, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: King's Heath, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Ann Jones is an English former tennis and table tennis champion. A popular tennis player, Jones won eight Grand Slam titles during her career. A former world No. 2, Jones managed to establish herself as a praiseworthy player despite playing in a highly competitive era; she played against some of the all-time greats like Margaret Court and Billie Jean King.

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Lady Melissa Percy
(Fashion designer, Tennis player)
Lady Melissa Percy
4
Birthdate: May 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: United Kingdom

The daughter of British aristocrats Ralph Percy and Jane Richard, Lady Melissa Percy quit school at 14 to follow a career in tennis. After retiring at 21, she launched her fashion brand. She has grown up in the Alnwick Castle, which was featured as Hogwarts in the Harry Potter films.

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Lottie Dod
(British Tennis Player and the Youngest Ladies’ Singles Champion)
Lottie Dod
2
Birthdate: September 24, 1871
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bebington, Cheshire, England
Died: June 27, 1960

Known as The Little Wonder, Lottie Dod gained fame as a remarkable tennis player and a five-time Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion. Registered as the most versatile sportswoman in the Guinness Book of Records, she was also skilled in a host of sports, such as skiing, golf, archery, and field hockey.

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Kathleen McKane Godfree
(British Tennis and Badminton Player and the Second Most Decorated Female British Olympian)
Kathleen McKane Godfree
1
Birthdate: May 7, 1896
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 19, 1992

Kathleen McKane Godfree was a British badminton and tennis player. Godfree won two Wimbledon singles titles. She also won two US Open doubles titles and three Grand Slam mixed doubles titles. The second-most successful female British Olympian, Godfree won five Olympic medals in two Olympic Games. In 1978, she was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

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Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers
(British Tennis Player)
Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers
1
Birthdate: September 3, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ealing, Middlesex, England
Died: January 7, 1960

Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers was a British tennis player who won seven Wimbledon singles titles in an illustrious career that spanned more than 25 years. At the 1908 Summer Olympics, Lambert Chambers won the gold medal in the singles event. She also won the 1925 Wightman Cup. In 1981, she was inducted posthumously into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.