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Top Ten Tennis Players in the World

All time favourte tennis players in the world

Tennis is a famous game played all over the world and there are different rules for the single and doubles matches. There is a list of top-rated famous players in the world with their date of birth and birthplace.

Famous players in the world

  1. Novak Djokovic

  • Date of Birth: 22 May 1987
  • Birthplace: Serbia

    Ranked 1:Novak Djokovic
  1. Rafeal Nadal

  • Date of Birth: 3 June 1986
  • Birthplace: Spain

    Rafeal Nadal
    Ranked 2: Rafael Nadal
  1. Roger Federer

  • Date of Birth: 8 August 1981
  • Birthplace: Switzerland

    Roger Federer
    Ranked 3: Roger Federer
  1. Rod Laver

  • Date of Birth: 8 August 1938
  • Birthplace: Australia

    Rod Laver
    Ranked No 4: Rod Laver
  1. Pete Sampras

  • Date of Birth: 12 August 1971
  • Birthplace: Maryland

    Ranked 4 player of tennis
    Ranked 5: Pete Sampras
  1. Bjorn Borg

  • Date of Birth: 6 June 1956
  • Birthplace: Sweden

    Ranked 6 Player
    Ranked 6: Bjorn Borg
  1. Ivan Lendl

  • Date of Birth: 7 March 1960
  • Birthplace: Czechoslovakia

    Ranked 7 player the world
    Ranked 7: Lvan Lendl
  1. Jimmy Connors

  • Date of Birth: 2 September 1956
  • Birth Place: Illinois

    Ranked 8 player of tennis
    Ranked 8: Jimmy connors
  1. John MecEnroe

  • Date of Birth: 16 February 1959
  • Birthplace: Germany

    Ranked 9 player of tennis
    Ranked 9: John MecEnroe
  1. Andre Agassi

  • Date of Birth: 29 April 1970
  • Birthplace: Nevada

    Ranked 10th player
    Ranked 10: Andre Agassi

Common rules for Tennis:

  • If a ball is hit outside of the playing field, the offensive team loses a point and the defensive team gets to keep it.
  • No player or team is allowed to touch the net or posts or enter the opposing team’s territory.
  • It is forbidden for players or teams to use their racquets to carry or catch the ball.
  • Repeated contact with the ball will result in a penalty.
  • The rule states that players must wait until the ball is out of bounds to attempt a return.
  • A player loses a point if they fail to return a live ball before it has bounced twice.
  • If the ball makes contact with a player, that’s a foul.
  • A warning is issued if the racquet is dropped or if foul language is used.
  • Any ball that rolls within the boundaries is good.
  • The receiver must wait for the serve to bounce before returning it.

Scoring criteria:

Points of the game: Points are the smallest increment available. Love (0), 15 points, 30 points, 40 points, and a game.

Game: Each game is worth 4 points, and the winner is the first player to reach 4 points with a 2-point lead or greater.

Set: The first player or team to win six games in a set with a lead of at least two points is declared the winner of the set.

Advantage set: If the score reaches 6-6 in a set and the advantage set rules are implemented, the winning player or team must have a two-game advantage.

Match: Played over the course of three or five sets, a match is a traditional format.

Deuce: When the score is tied at 40-40, it’s called a “deuce.” Any player or team that wins two consecutive points is declared the winner of the game. If a player gains an advantage by winning a point but then loses the following point, the score goes back to being tied at two.

Tie-Break game: In the event of a 6-6 tie-in set that uses tie-break rules, the set will go to a decisive seventh game. It takes 7 points, or a two-point lead, to win a tie-breaker game. In a tie-break game, the serving order goes as follows: player 1 serves for the first point, player 2 serves for the next two points, player 1 serves for the next two points, etc.

 

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