List of UK number 1 men's tennis players

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The UK number 1 in men's tennis is the male tennis player representing the United Kingdom who has the highest ATP ranking.

List[edit]

Year UK number 1 Highest world ranking
in year in career
1973 Roger Taylor 11[1][2] 11
1974
 
Roger Taylor \19Apr/
Mark Cox
15
17[3]
11
13
1975 Mark Cox 25 13
1976 Mark Cox 17 13
1977
 
Mark Cox \31Dec/
Buster Mottram
13
20[4]
13
15
1978 Buster Mottram 17 15
1979 Buster Mottram 24 15
1980 Buster Mottram 38 15
1981 Buster Mottram 45 15
1982 Buster Mottram 20 15
1983
 
Buster Mottram \12Dec/
Colin Dowdeswell
15
31[5]
15
31
1984
 
Colin Dowdeswell \25Jun/
John Lloyd
33
23[6]
31
21
1985 John Lloyd 31 21
1986
 
John Lloyd \8Dec/
Andrew Castle
34
127[7]
21
80
1987
 
Andrew Castle \20Jul/14Sep\2Nov/
Jeremy Bates
126
84[8]
80
54
1988
 
Jeremy Bates \28Nov/
Neil Broad
63
109[9]
54
84
1989
 
Neil Broad \24Jul/
Jeremy Bates
84
96
84
54
1990 Jeremy Bates 72 54
1991
 
Jeremy Bates \6May/17Jun\
Andrew Castle
132
203
54
80
1992 Jeremy Bates 79 54
1993
 
Jeremy Bates
Canada Greg Rusedski \12Jul/4Oct\18Oct/
72
(48)
54
(4)
1994
 
Jeremy Bates
Greg Rusedski /24Oct\
73
(41)
54
(4)
1995
 
Jeremy Bates \22May/
United KingdomJune[date?] Greg Rusedski[10]
54
35[11]
54
4
1996
 
Greg Rusedski \29Apr/
Tim Henman
33
25[12]
4
4
1997
 
Tim Henman \25Aug/
Greg Rusedski
14
4
4
4
1998
 
Greg Rusedski \14Sep/
Tim Henman
4
7
4
4
1999 Tim Henman 5 4
2000 Tim Henman 9 4
2001 Tim Henman 8 4
2002 Tim Henman 4 4
2003 Tim Henman 9 4
2004 Tim Henman 4 4
2005 Tim Henman 6 4
2006
 
Tim Henman \27Feb/
Andy Murray
36
16[13]
4
2
2007 Andy Murray 7 2
2008 Andy Murray 4 2
2009 Andy Murray 2 2
2010 Andy Murray 3 2
2011 Andy Murray 3 2
2012 Andy Murray 3 2
2013 Andy Murray 2 2
2014 Andy Murray 4 2
2015 Andy Murray 3 2

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "compilation of ATP information to June 2013 on single spreadsheet". docs.google.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Roger Taylor: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "Mark Cox: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "Buster Mottram: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "Colin Dowdeswell: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  6. ^ "John Lloyd: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  7. ^ "Andrew Castle: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  8. ^ "Jeremy Bates: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  9. ^ "Neil Broad: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  10. ^ "Greg Rusedski: Player Profile 'Greg Rusedski ... represented Great Britain from 22 May 1995'". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  11. ^ "Greg Rusedski: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  12. ^ "Tim Henman: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  13. ^ "Andy Murray: Player Profile". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 

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