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

Diego Nargiso
Country (sports) Italy
Born (1970-03-15) 15 March 1970 (age 49)
Naples, Italy
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
PlaysLeft-handed
Prize money$1,807,857
Singles
Career record100–154
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 67 (10 October 1988)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1996)
French Open2R (1992)
Wimbledon3R (1988)
US Open3R (1988)
Doubles
Career record215–225
Career titles5
Highest rankingNo. 25 (5 March 1990)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open2R (1990)
Wimbledon2R (1995, 2000)
US OpenQF (1993)

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.

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Career finalsEdit

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

SinglesEdit

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

Doubles (5 titles, 15 runners-up)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)   Magnus Gustafsson   Patrik Kühnen
  Tore Meinecke
6–7, 6–7
Runners-up 2. 17 April 1988 Nice Clay   Heinz Günthardt   Guy Forget
  Henri Leconte
6–4, 3–6, 4–6
Runners-up 3. 31 July 1988 Bordeaux Clay   Christian Miniussi   Joakim Nyström
  Claudio Panatta
1–6, 4–6
Runners-up 4. 30 April 1989 Monte Carlo Clay   Paolo Canè   Tomáš Šmíd
  Mark Woodforde
6–1, 4–6, 2–6
Runners-up 5. 1 October 1989 Palermo Clay   Goran Ivanišević   Peter Ballauff
  Rudiger Haas
2–6, 7–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 11 February 1990 Milan Indoor, Milan Carpet (I)   Omar Camporese   Udo Riglewski
  Tom Nijssen
6–4, 6–4
Runners-up 6. 4 March 1990 ABN World Tennis Tournament, Rotterdam Carpet (I)   Nicolás Pereira   Leonardo Lavalle
  Jorge Lozano
3–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 14 April 1991 Torneo Godó, Barcelona Clay   Horacio de la Peña   Boris Becker
  Eric Jelen
3–6, 7–6, 6–4
Runners-up 7. 25 August 1991 Long Island Hard   Doug Flach   Eric Jelen
  Carl-Uwe Steeb
6–0, 4–6, 6–7
Runners-up 8. 14 June 1992 London (Queen's) Grass   Goran Ivanišević   John Fitzgerald
  Anders Järryd
4–6, 6–7
Winner 3. 17 January 1993 Jakarta Open, Jakarta Hard   Guillaume Raoux   Jacco Eltingh
  Paul Haarhuis
7–6, 6–7, 6–3
Runners-up 9. 12 June 1994 Rosmalen Grass   Peter Nyborg   Stephen Noteboom
  Fernon Wibier
3–6, 6–1, 6–7
Runners-up 10. 18 September 1994 Bordeaux Hard   Guillaume Raoux   Olivier Delaître
  Guy Forget
2–6, 6–2, 5–7
Runners-up 11. 5 March 1995 Mexico City Clay   Marc-Kevin Goellner   Javier Frana
  Leonardo Lavalle
5–7, 3–6
Runners-up 12. 9 April 1995 Estoril Clay   Marc-Kevin Goellner   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Andrei Olhovskiy
7–5, 5–7, 2–6
Runners-up 13. 5 May 1996 Munich Clay   Olivier Delaître   Lan Bale
  Stephen Noteboom
6–4, 6–7, 4–6
Winner 4. 30 March 1998 Grand Prix Hassan II, Casablanca Clay   Andrea Gaudenzi   Cristian Brandi
  Filippo Messori
6–4, 7–6
Winner 5. 8 May 2000 Majorca Open Clay   Michaël Llodra   Alberto Martín
  Fernando Vicente
7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–3)
Runners-up 14. 22 May 2000 Sankt Pölten Clay   Andrea Gaudenzi   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Andrew Kratzmann
6–7(10–12), 7–6(7–2), 4–6
Runners-up 15. 10 July 2000 Båstad Clay   Andrea Gaudenzi   Nicklas Kulti
  Mikael Tillström
6–4, 2–6, 3–6

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