The average man in the US measures in at around 5ft 9 inches (175cm) tall, making him two inches shorter than the shortest guy in the top ten, David Goffin at 5ft 11 (180cm). On the women’s side, it’s a similar story. The average woman in the US is 5ft 3 ½ inches (161cm) tall, an inch and a half shorter than the shortest woman in the top ten, Ashleigh Barty (165cm).
While a large number of the top tennis players falls within the 183-188cm height range, it is ...
Top 301 – 400 – Average Height of Professional Tennis Players. Average Height: 184.8 cm / 6 feet. Tallest Player: Michael Redlicki (203 cm / 6 feet 8) Shortest Player: Yuta Shimizu (163 cm / 5 feet 4) Accordingly, Who is taller Nadal or Federer?
Guccione is an Australian tennis player, who turned pro in 2003. He is 6 feet 7 inches tall, and is capable of hitting some big groundstrokes.
Still, we find plenty of confirmation for the conventional wisdom that a height of 6’2″ or 6’3″ (188 cm to 190 cm) allows for players to remain effective on both sides of the ball, while a small increase from there can be a disadvantage.
126. Maria Sharapova. Compare. 98. Novak Djokovic. Compare. 49. Venus Williams. Compare.
The average male champion in the 1960s was 178cm (5 ft 10 in), and in the 2010s up until 2016 it is ...
Wander said: This, by the way, makes for an average height of ~191cm. The trends of modern tennis seem to be favouring taller players than the past decades. That said, I don't see the average height of the top 10 getting much taller than what it is currently. 190cm or so seems reasonable.