Women’s Open Era Greats

In this section of the site, currently under construction, we’ll bring you profiles of the greatest female players of the Open Era. See Open Era Standings for an explanation of the criteria under which they were chosen. We’ll look at what they have brought to the sport, take a look at their strengths and weaknesses and revisit some of the highlights of their careers.

1. Steffi Graf
2. Martina Navratilova
3. Chris Evert
4. Monica Seles
5. Evonne Goolagong
6. Serena Williams
7. Lindsay Davenport
8. Martina Hingis
9. Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario
10. Venus Williams
11. Hana Mandlikova
12. Jennifer Capriati
13. Justine Henin-Hardenne
14. Gabriela Sabatini