Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera (Catalan: [rəfəˈɛɫ nəˈðaɫ pəˈɾeɾə], Spanish: [rafaˈel naˈðal paˈɾeɾa]; born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently ranked world No. 1 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
David Ferrer Ern (Valencian pronunciation: [daˈvit feˈreɾ ˈɛɾn]; Spanish: [daˈβið feˈreɾ ˈɛɾn]; born 2 April 1982) is a Spanish professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 33 in men's singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
Feliciano López Díaz-Guerra (Spanish pronunciation: [feliˈθjano ˈlopeθ ˈði.aθ ˈɣera]; born 20 September 1981) is a Spanish professional tennis player on the ATP Tour. He was born in Toledo and now lives in the Spanish capital, Madrid.
Aránzazu Isabel María "Arantxa" Sánchez Vicario is a Spanish former World No. 1 professional tennis player. She won four Grand Slam singles titles, six Grand Slam women's doubles titles, and four Grand Slam mixed doubles titles. In 1994 she was crowned the ITF World Champion for the year.
Garbiñe Muguruza was born in Caracas, Venezuela, on 8 October 1993 to a Venezuelan mother, Scarlet Blanco and a Basque Spanish father, José Antonio Muguruza. She has two elder brothers named Asier and Igor, and has dual Spanish-Venezuelan nationality. Muguruza began playing tennis at the age of three.
Manuel Orantes Corral (Spanish pronunciation: [maˈnwel oˈɾantes koˈral]; born 6 February 1949) is a former tennis player from Spain who was active in the 1970s and 1980s. He won the US Open men's singles in 1975, beating defending champion Jimmy Connors in the final.
He manages the Manolo Santana Racquets club, a tennis club in Marbella, and the Sport Center Manolo Santana, in Madrid. Santana and Lleyton Hewitt are the only Wimbledon Men's Singles champions to lose in the first round in the following year; Hewitt's loss was during the Open Era, while Santana's was before the Open Era.
Alex Corretja faces Michael Stich in an exhibition match ahead of the 2018 Gazprom Hungarian Open. Mutua Madrid Open Following his second-round match, Rafael Nadal joins a number of tennis greats on Manolo Santana Stadium to honour three Spanish legends: Santana, Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario and Manuel Orantes.
Recently my 4.0 friend Paul Tortora and I had the surreal, incredible opportunity to train for two days with Olympic Silver Medalist and former World #1 Emilio Sanchez and several of his outstanding coaching team at the Academia Sanchez-Casal in Naples Florida.
Tommy Robredo Garcés (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈtomi roˈβɾeðo ɣaɾˈθes], Catalan: [ɡəɾˈses]; born 1 May 1982) is a Spanish professional tennis player. His career-high singles ranking is world No. 5, which he reached in August 2006 as a result of winning the Hamburg Masters earlier in the year.
Manuel Alonso de Areizaga (12 November 1895 – 11 October 1984) was a Spanish tennis player. He was the first Spanish tennis player of international stature. Biography. Alonso was born at San Sebastián on 12 November 1895. He won the Spanish tennis championships in 1915, 1919 and 1920.
Albert Montañés Roca (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈβert montaˈɲez ˈroka]; born 26 November 1980) is a retired professional tennis player from Spain. He first entered the top 100 in 2001. He achieved a career-high singles ranking of world No. 22 in 2010 and has won six singles titles and two doubles titles.
María Luisa ("Magüi") Serna Barrera (Spanish pronunciation: [maˈɾi.a ˈlwisa ˈmaɣwi ˈseɾna βaˈreɾa]; born 1 March 1979) is a former professional female tennis player from Spain. She started competing in ITF challengers as from 1993, and joined the WTA Tour in 1996.
María Teresa Torró Flor (Spanish pronunciation: [maˈɾi.a teˈɾesa toˈro flor]; born 2 May 1992 in Villena) is a Spanish professional tennis player. Torró Flor has won one singles and three doubles titles on the WTA Tour as well as 18 singles and five doubles title on the ITF Women's Circuit.
Pablo Andujar returns to the winners' circle for the first time in four years, at the ATP Challenger Tour event in Alicante. ATP 250 Ecuador Open Pablo Andujar falls to Stefano Travaglia after a two-hour, 22-minute battle in the first round of the Ecuador Open.
Arantxa Parra Santonja (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈɾantʃa ˈpara sanˈtoŋxa]; born 9 November 1982) is a professional Spanish tennis player. She turned pro in 2000. On 12 July 2010, Parra Santonja reached her career-high singles ranking of world number 46.
Elia Maria González-Álvarez y López-Chicheri a, also known as Lilí Álvarez b (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlili ˈalβaɾeθ]) (9 May 1905 – 8 July 1998) was a Spanish multi-sport competitor, an international tennis champion, an author, feminist and a journalist.