In this article we will see some best tennis star documentaries ever made. Fans are always excited to know more and more about their favourite players and these documentaries gives them a chance to look at their lives personally and closely. Down below is the list of 5 best tennis documentaries of all time.
5. McEnroe/Borg: Fire & Ice
One of the greatest rivalries of tennis history was put up by HBO in a form of a film very well. They did a great job of showing the hot and cold moments between McEnroe and Borg. Although both the players have several other rivals but their rivalries hit different. Thing which makes it more interesting is that both the players was of completely different personality.
4. Strokes of Genius
If you will ask a tennis fan about the greatest match in tennis history most of the current tennis followers will say the name of 2008 Wimbledon final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Federer was favourite before the match as he was on his streak on his favourite grass courts but a five-hour long match ended in the favour of Spanish legend Rafael Nadal and too ended in 5th set which sets a perfect plot for a documentary.
3. Andy Murray: Resurfacing
Andy Murray was one of the best to ever play the game he was in his prime in early 2010s but injuries became like a huddle in his career. Documentary of him was released in 2017 which perfectly describes his rise, fall and return to the game. many can have inspiration from his documentary. Andy Murray was No.1 in his career several times and also multiple times grand slam champion.
2. Venus and Serena
Documentary of Williams sisters was released in 2012 which Of course lacked with some top stories from their life as both of them are still playing. But still this documentary covers most of their life. It covers the rise of both the sisters that how they rise against all the odds. It also shows how when Serena’s ratings were going down and Venus was in his prime. It is really a worth watching documentary and a must watch too.
Unmatched covers the greatest ever rivalry in women tennis that is between Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert. Both are tennis legends and we have witnessed some of the best matches of tennis history between these two. Despite all these they both shared a healthy relationship. Documentary also deals with how media covered them and showed it to audience. For fans it is just amazing documentary to watch out.