TENNIS

05/04/2020

Top 10 fastest serves in tennis history  (WTA Recognised)

By Ivy Sarakar

Kristina Mladenovic

She served the 10th fastest serve of any female player at 200.0 km/h (124.3 mph).

Ana Ivanovic

Her fastest serve came in 2007 French Open final where the serve consisted of a speed of 124.9 mph.

Anna-Lena Groenefeld

Her fastest serves in tennis history is held by the 5’ 11” German, who hit a 125-m.p.h. serve at Indian Wells

Lucie Hradecka

Lucie Hradecka  is only.1 km/h faster than Groenefeld.

Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka is only.1 km/h faster than Groenefeld and has the same position with Lucie Hradecka.

Nadiia Kichenok

On 2014 Australian Open, the Ukrainian hit a 125.5 mph serve against Ayumi Morita

Brenda Schultz-McCarthy

She hammered a 202.7 km/h (126.0 mph) serve against Bethanie Mattek-Sands at the 2007 Indian Wells Open.

Julia Gorges

She served in tennis history of 126.1 mph (203 km/h) is held by Germany’s Julia Gorges

Serena Williams

She didn’t just hit one 203.0 km/h (128.6 mph) serve; she blasted two in her match against Garbine Muguruza.

Venus Williams

She has hit 207.6 km/h (129.0 mph) twice in her career, once in the first round of the 2007 US Open against Kira Nagy and again in the 2008 Wimbledon final against sister Serena.

Sabine Lisicki

The German breached the elusive 130 mph mark for the first time as she clocked a thunderous serve measuring 210.8 km/h (131.0 mph).

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