Diego Nargiso

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Diego Nargiso
Country  Italy
Born (1970-03-15) 15 March 1970 (age 45)
Naples, Italy
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Plays Left-handed
Prize money $1,807,857
Singles
Career record 100–154
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 67 (10 October 1988)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1996)
French Open 2R (1992)
Wimbledon 3R (1988)
US Open 3R (1988)
Doubles
Career record 215–225
Career titles 5
Highest ranking No. 25 (5 March 1990)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 2R (1990)
Wimbledon 2R (1995, 2000)
US Open QF (1993)

Diego Nargiso (born 15 March 1970, in Naples) is a former tennis player from Italy.

Having turned professional in 1987, Nargiso represented his native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, where he was defeated in the second round by America's eventual runner-up Tim Mayotte. He also competed in the men's doubles at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics.[1]

Nargiso was the first Italian tennis player to win the Junior Wimbledon championship, which he did in 1987.

The left-handed Nargiso reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 10 October 1988, when he became the number 67 in the world.

Career finals[edit]

Legenda
Grand Slam (0)
ATP Tour World Championships (0)
Super 9 (0)
ATP Championships Series (0)
ATP World Series (2)

Singles[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 19 September 1993 Bordeaux Open, Bordeaux Hard Spain Sergi Bruguera 5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 1 October 2000 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia, Palermo Clay Belgium Olivier Rochus 6–7(14–16), 1–6

Doubles (5 titles, 15 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runners-up 1. 14 February 1988 ABN World Tennis Tournament, Rotterdam Carpet (I) Sweden Magnus Gustafsson West Germany Patrik Kühnen
West Germany Tore Meinecke
6–7, 6–7
Runners-up 2. 17 April 1988 Nice Clay Switzerland Heinz Günthardt France Guy Forget
France Henri Leconte
6–4, 3–6, 4–6
Runners-up 3. 31 July 1988 Bordeaux Clay Argentina Christian Miniussi Sweden Joakim Nyström
Italy Claudio Panatta
1–6, 4–6
Runners-up 4. 30 April 1989 Monte Carlo Clay Italy Paolo Canè Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
Australia Mark Woodforde
6–1, 4–6, 2–6
Runners-up 5. 1 October 1989 Palermo Clay Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Goran Ivanišević West Germany Peter Ballauff
West Germany Rudiger Haas
2–6, 7–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 11 February 1990 Milan Indoor, Milan Carpet (I) Italy Omar Camporese Germany Udo Riglewski
Netherlands Tom Nijssen
6–4, 6–4
Runners-up 6. 4 March 1990 ABN World Tennis Tournament, Rotterdam Carpet (I) Venezuela Nicolás Pereira Mexico Leonardo Lavalle
Mexico Jorge Lozano
3–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 14 April 1991 Torneo Godó, Barcelona Clay Argentina Horacio de la Peña Germany Boris Becker
Germany Eric Jelen
3–6, 7–6, 6–4
Runners-up 7. 25 August 1991 Long Island Hard United States Doug Flach Germany Eric Jelen
Germany Carl-Uwe Steeb
6–0, 4–6, 6–7
Runners-up 8. 14 June 1992 London (Queen's) Grass Croatia Goran Ivanišević Australia John Fitzgerald
Sweden Anders Järryd
4–6, 6–7
Winner 3. 17 January 1993 Jakarta Open, Jakarta Hard France Guillaume Raoux Germany Jacco Eltingh
Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
7–6, 6–7, 6–3
Runners-up 9. 12 June 1994 Rosmalen Grass Sweden Peter Nyborg Netherlands Stephen Noteboom
Netherlands Fernon Wibier
3–6, 6–1, 6–7
Runners-up 10. 18 September 1994 Bordeaux Hard France Guillaume Raoux France Olivier Delaître
France Guy Forget
2–6, 6–2, 5–7
Runners-up 11. 5 March 1995 Mexico City Clay Germany Marc-Kevin Goellner Argentina Javier Frana
Mexico Leonardo Lavalle
5–7, 3–6
Runners-up 12. 9 April 1995 Estoril Clay Germany Marc-Kevin Goellner Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Russia Andrei Olhovskiy
7–5, 5–7, 2–6
Runners-up 13. 5 May 1996 Munich Clay France Olivier Delaître South Africa Lan Bale
Netherlands Stephen Noteboom
6–4, 6–7, 4–6
Winner 4. 30 March 1998 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca Clay Italy Andrea Gaudenzi Italy Cristian Brandi
Italy Filippo Messori
6–4, 7–6
Winner 5. 8 May 2000 Majorca Open Clay France Michaël Llodra Spain Alberto Martín
Spain Fernando Vicente
7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–3)
Runners-up 14. 22 May 2000 Sankt Pölten Clay Italy Andrea Gaudenzi India Mahesh Bhupathi
Australia Andrew Kratzmann
6–7(10–12), 7–6(7–2), 4–6
Runners-up 15. 10 July 2000 Båstad Clay Italy Andrea Gaudenzi Sweden Nicklas Kulti
Sweden Mikael Tillström
6–4, 2–6, 3–6

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