Here's What The World's Top Tennis Players Looked Like When Their Careers Started

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal

The top tennis players tend to come in cycles. Right now the best tennis players in the world are either at the peak of their careers or nearing the end.

As a result, all of the top tennis players have been around for a while and have grown up before our eyes.

But at one point they were all teenagers just breaking into the sport. And while they are all recognisable as a teens, they all looked a lot different.

On the next few pages we’ll take a look at how much the top tennis players have changed since their careers first started…

Novak Djokovic in 2005 (age 18)

Novak Djokovic now

Serena Williams in 1998 (age 16)

Serena Williams now

Roger Federer in 2000 (age 18)

Roger Federer now

Maria Sharapova in 2002 (age 15)

Maria Sharapova now

Andy Murray in 2002 (age 16)

Andy Murray now

Victoria Azarenka in 2005 (age 16)

Victoria Azarenka now

Rafael Nadal in 2004 (age 18)

Rafael Nadal now

Ana Ivanovic in 2004 (age 16)

Ana Ivanovic now

David Ferrer in 2004 (age 22)

David Ferrer now

Venus Williams in 1997 (age 17)

Venus Williams now

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in 2004 (age 19)

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga now

Now check out all the different looks Roger Federer has gone through

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