|Country (sports)|| |
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Turned pro||1972 (amateur tour from 1969)|
|Plays||Left-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Career record||594–291 (67.12%)|
|Highest ranking||No. 4 (July 30, 1979)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Highest ranking||No. 14 (August 23, 1977)|
Roscoe Tanner (born October 15, 1951) is a retired American professional tennis player, who turned pro in 1972 and reached a career-high world singles ranking of World No. 4 on July 30, 1979.
Tanner was famous for his big left-handed serve, which was clocked at 153 mph at Palm Springs in 1978 during the final against
Tanner has been in the news in recent years for his legal problems.
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