Kira Nagy

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Kira Nagy
Country  Hungary
Residence Budapest, Hungary
Born (1977-12-29) 29 December 1977 (age 36)
Budapest, Hungary
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro 1994
Retired 2008
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $385,519
Singles
Career record 412–280
Career titles 0 (18 on ITF)
Highest ranking No. 122 (31 July 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q2 (2002, 2004, 2007)
French Open Q3 (2001)
Wimbledon Q2 (2001, 2007)
US Open 1R (2000, 2007)
Doubles
Career record 152–143
Career titles 0 (10 in ITF)
Highest ranking No. 96 (19 July 2004)

Kira Nagy (born 29 December 1977 in Budapest) is a former professional tennis player from Hungary. Nagy won 18 ITF Circuits Singles titles and 10 doubles titles.

Kira won her first WTA Tour match in 2007 at the Internazionali Femminili di Palermo, defeating German Tatjana Malek 6–2, 7–5. She then lost in the second round to Émilie Loit.

She competed in the 2007 U.S. Open, where she drew Venus Williams in the first round, losing 6–2, 6–1. This was her second Grand Slam tournament, qualifying for the US Open in 2000.

She retired from professional tennis in December 2008 after losing to Vitalia Diatchenko in the quarterfinals of an ITF Tournament in Dubai.

ITF Circuit titles[edit]

Singles (33) (18-15)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 2 Oct 1994 Mali Lošinj Clay Czech Republic Radka Surova 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 31 Oct 1994 Nicosia Clay Czech Republic Lenka Cenkova 6-2, 6-3
Runner-up 2. 28 Nov 1994 Le Havre Clay Netherlands Lara Bitter 6-3, 7-5
Winner 2. 26 Nov 1995 Majorca Clay (I) Hungary Andrea Noszály 6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 2 Dec 1995 Majorca Clay (I) Spain Magui Serna 6–4, 6–3
Winner 3. 14 Sep 1997 Madrid Clay Spain Nuria Montero 6–1, 6–0
Runner-up 4. 13 Oct 1997 Nicosia Clay Czech Republic Eva Krejcova 6-3 2-6 6-4
Winner 4. 5 Apr 1998 Athens Clay Greece Christína Papadáki 7–5, 2–6, 6–3
Winner 5. 12 Apr 1998 Dubai Hard Indonesia Wynne Prakusya 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 5. 13 Jul 1998 Getxo Clay Spain Angeles Montolio 7-6 (7) 7-6 (7)
Winner 6. 14 Nov 1999 Monterrey Hard United States Ansley Cargill 6–4, 6–2
Winner 7. 21 Nov 1999 Campos Clay Brazil Miriam D’Agostini 5–7 6–3 6–2
Winner 8. 28 May 2000 Guimarães Hard Morocco Bahia Mouhtassine 6–0, 5–7, 7–6
Winner 9. 18 Jun 2000 Lenzerheide Clay Ukraine Julia Vakulenko 6–2, 3–6, 7–6
Winner 10. 21 Oct, 2001 Joué-lès-Tours Hard (I) France Anne-Laure Heitz 1–6, 6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 6. 27 Oct 2002 Cairo Hard (I) Czech Republic Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-2, 6-0
Winner 11. 28 Sep 2003 Jounieh Clay Serbia Ana Timotić 6–1, 7–5
Winner 12. 16 Nov 2003 Mexico City Hard Hungary Melinda Czink 6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 7. 19 Oct 2004 Sevilla Clay Spain Laura Pous-Tio 7-5 6-1
Runner-up 8. 10 Jan 2005 Dubai Hard Austria Sandra Klemenschits 6-4 6-1
Runner-up 9. 22 Mar 2005 San Luis Potosi Clay Austria Yvonne Meusburger 7-5 5-7 6-3
Runner-up 10. 26 Apr 2005 Taranto Clay Italy Mara Santangelo 6-1 6-0
Runner-up 11. 28 Jun 2005 Stuttgart Clay Germany Vanessa Henke 6-2 0-6 6-4
Runner-up 12. 6 Sep 2005 Mestre Clay Slovakia Magdalena Rybarikova 6-2 7-5
Runner-up 13. 8 Nov 2005 Mexico City Clay Switzerland Romina Oprandi 6-3 6-0
Winner 13. 2 Apr 2006 Poza Rica Hard Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi 6–4, 6–2
Winner 14. 19 Jun 2006 Zagreb Clay Italy Tathiana Garbin 7–6, 3–6, 7–6
Winner 15. 23 Jul 2006 Rome Clay France Alizé Cornet 6–2, 6–7, 6–4
Winner 16. 10 Jun 2007 Zagreb Clay Croatia Ivana Lisjak 2–6, 7–6, 6–2
Winner 17. 17 Jun 2007 Campobasso Clay Australia Christina Wheeler 6–2, 6–0
Winner 18. 1 Jul 2007 Istanbul Hard Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves 6–7, 7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 14. 22 Oct 2007 Sant Cugat del Vallès Clay Spain Nuria Llagostera Vives 6-2 6-4
Runner-up 15. 26 Nov 2007 Sintra Clay Germany Kathrin Wörle-Scheller 6-3 6-2

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