Irina Maria Bara (born 18 March 1995) is a professional tennis player from Romania.

Irina Bara
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Irina Bara at the French Open in 2018
Full nameIrina Maria Bara
Country (sports) Romania
Born (1995-03-18) 18 March 1995 (age 24)
Ștei, Romania
Height1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$479,585
Singles
Career record279-180
Career titles9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 139 (13 August 2018)
Current rankingNo. 160 (20 January 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2018)
French OpenQ3 (2018)
WimbledonQ2 (2018, 2019)
US OpenQ2 (2017)
Doubles
Career record249-127
Career titles26 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 56 (13 May 2019)
Current rankingNo. 86 (20 January 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French OpenQF (2018)
Last updated on: 20 January 2020.

She has a career-high singles ranking of 139, achieved on 13 August 2018. On 13 May 2019, she peaked at No. 56 in the doubles rankings. Bara has won nine singles titles and 26 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit.

She made her WTA main-draw debut at the 2015 BRD Bucharest Open in the doubles event partnering Mihaela Buzărnescu.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 19 (9 titles, 10 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000/60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (9–9)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jun 2013 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Laura Ioana Andrei 6–4, 6–4
Win 2–0 Dec 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Hikari Yamamoto 6–4, 6–1
Loss 2–1 Jul 2014 ITF Galați, Romania $10,000 Clay   Patricia Maria Țig 6–7(3–7), 6–3, 2–6
Win 3–1 Nov 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Melis Sezer 6–3, 6–2
Loss 3–2 Nov 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Kristína Schmiedlová 3–6, 2–6
Win 4–2 Apr 2015 ITF Pula, Italy $10,000 Clay   Stefania Rubini 6–1, 7–5
Win 5–2 May 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   María Fernanda Álvarez Terán 6–7(3–7), 6–1, 6–0
Loss 5–3 Jun 2015 ITF Galați, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean 3–6, 6–4, 3–6
Loss 5–4 Sep 2015 ITF Varna, Bulgaria $10,000 Clay   Isabella Shinikova 6–7(2–7), 4–6
Loss 5–5 Mar 2016 ITF Tarragona, Spain $10,000 Clay   Joséphine Boualem 6–7(4–7), 7–6(7–1), 2–6
Loss 5–6 Mar 2016 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia $10,000 Clay   Isabella Shinikova 1–6, 6–4, 6–7(2–7)
Win 6–6 Apr 2016 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia $10,000 Clay   Tamara Zidanšek 6–3, 6–3
Win 7–6 Sep 2016 ITF Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary $25,000 Clay   Dejana Radanović 7–5, 6–4
Loss 7–7 Apr 2017 ITF Pula, Italy $25,000 Clay   Giulia Gatto-Monticone 6–3, 5–7, 4–6
Win 8–7 May 2017 ITF Båstad, Sweden $25,000 Clay   Kathinka von Deichmann 7–6(8–6), 4–6, 6–2
Win 9–7 Nov 2017 ITF Valencia, Spain $25,000 Clay   Olga Danilović 5–7, 6–4, 6–0
Loss 9–8 Apr 2018 ITF Indian Harbour Beach, United States $60,000 Clay   Caroline Dolehide 4–6, 5–7
Loss 9–9 Jun 2018 ITF Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary $60,000 Clay   Mariana Duque-Marino 6–4, 5–7, 2–6
Loss 9–10 Oct 2019 ITF Székesfehérvár, Hungary W60 Clay (i)   Nicoleta Dascalu 5–7, 2–6

Doubles: 46 (28 titles, 18 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–2)
Clay (26–16)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Dec 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Justine De Sutter
  Katerina Stewart
5–7, 4–6
Win 1–1 Apr 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Hard   Diana Buzean   Beatriz Haddad Maia
  Bárbara Luz
7–5, 6–1
Loss 1–2 Apr 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Hard   Diana Buzean   Andrea Benítez
  Carla Forte
2–6, 4–6
Win 2–2 Jul 2013 ITF Iași, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Anita Husarić
  Kateryna Sliusar
6–2, 6–1
Win 3–2 Aug 2013 ITF Arad, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Cristina Adamescu
  Ana Bianca Mihaila
6–4, 6–3
Win 4–2 Aug 2013 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Raluca Elena Platon
  Patricia Maria Țig
6–4, 6–4
Win 5–2 Oct 2013 ITF Ruse, Bulgaria $10,000 Clay   Eva Wacanno   Lina Gjorcheska
  Camelia Hristea
6–1, 6–2
Win 6–2 Dec 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Conny Perrin   Gabriela Talabă
  Patricia Maria Țig
6–3, 6–1
Loss 6–3 Jan 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Sviatlana Pirazhenka
  Alyona Sotnikova
5–7, 6–1, [7–10]
Loss 6–4 May 2014 ITF Bol, Croatia $10,000 Clay   Raluca Elena Platon   Pernilla Mendesova
  Patricia Maria Țig
w/o
Loss 6–5 Jul 2014 ITF Palić, Serbia $10,000 Clay   Camelia Hristea   Lina Gjorcheska
  Elizaveta Ianchuk
4–6, 1–6
Win 7–5 Aug 2014 ITF Arad, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Lina Gjorcheska
  Camelia Hristea
4–6, 7–5, [10–6]
Win 8–5 Aug 2014 ITF Mamaia, Romania $25,000 Clay   Andreea Mitu   Georgia Crăciun
  Patricia Maria Țig
6–4, 6–1
Win 9–5 Sep 2014 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Andreea Mitu   Réka Luca Jani
  Isabella Shinikova
7–5, 7–6
Win 10–5 Nov 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Melis Sezer   Lisa Ponomar
  Shakhlo Saidova
w/o
Loss 10–6 Nov 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Melis Sezer   Valeria Prosperi
  Arina Folts
6–3, 6–7(4–7), [5–10]
Win 11–6 Dec 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Magdalena Stoilkovska
  Elke Tiel
6–2, 6–4
Loss 11–7 Feb 2015 ITF Palma Nova, Spain $10,000 Clay   Ágnes Bukta   Amanda Carreras
  Alice Savoretti
4–6, 1–6
Win 12–7 Feb 2015 ITF Palma Nova, Spain $10,000 Clay   Ágnes Bukta   Ana Bianca Mihăilă
  Gabriela Pantůčková
6–1, 6–1
Win 13–7 Feb 2015 ITF Palma Nova, Spain $10,000 Clay   Ágnes Bukta   Kim Grajdek
  Akvilė Paražinskaitė
6–2, 6–4
Loss 13–8 Mar 2015 ITF Pula, Italy $10,000 Clay   Lilla Barzó   Claudia Giovine
  Kimberley Zimmermann
6–7(4–7), 3–6
Win 14–8 Apr 2015 ITF Pula, Italy $10,000 Clay   Oana Georgeta Simion   Margot Yerolymos
  Kimberley Zimmermann
7–5, 6–4
Win 15–8 Apr 2015 ITF Pula, Italy $25,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Corinna Dentoni
  Claudia Giovine
6–3, 2–6, [10–4]
Loss 15–9 May 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Tea Faber   Francesca Palmigiano
  Carla Touly
4–6, 0–6
Loss 15–10 Jun 2015 ITF Galați, Romania $25,000 Clay   Diana Buzean   Cristina Dinu
  Lina Gjorcheska
4–6, 2–6
Loss 15–11 Sep 2015 ITF Varna, Bulgaria $10,000 Clay   Isabella Shinikova   Julieta Lara Estable
  Ana Victoria Gobbi Monllau
7–5, 4–6, [10–4]
Win 16–11 Mar 2016 ITF Tarragona, Spain $10,000 Clay   Alyona Sotnikova   Georgina García Pérez
  Olga Sáez Larra
7–5, 3–6, [10–8]
Win 17–11 Apr 2016 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia $10,000 Clay   Alice Bacquie   Ines Ibbou
  Kelia Le Bihan
6–1, 6–0
Loss 17–12 May 2016 ITF Båstad, Sweden $10,000 Clay   Melanie Stokke   Emilie Francati
  Cornelia Lister
2–6, 4–6
Loss 17–13 Jun 2016 ITF Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary $25,000 Clay   Lina Gjorcheska   Laura Pigossi
  Nadia Podoroska
3–6, 0–6
Loss 17–14 Jun 2016 ITF Lenzerheide, Switzerland $25,000 Clay   Elyne Boeykens   Tadeja Majerič
  Aleksandrina Naydenova
5–7, 6–1, [8–10]
Win 18–14 Jul 2016 ITF Toruń, Poland $25,000 Clay   Valeria Savinykh   Akgul Amanmuradova
  Valentyna Ivakhnenko
6–3, 4–6, [10–7]
Win 19–14 Aug 2016 ITF Bad Saulgau, Germany $25,000 Clay   Oleksandra Korashvili   Nicola Geuer
  Anna Zaja
7–5, 4–6, [10–4]
Loss 19–15 Sep 2016 ITF Mamaia, Romania $25,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Vivien Juhászová
  Kateřina Kramperová
6–7(3–7), 6–2, [7–10]
Loss 19–16 Sep 2016 ITF Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary $25,000 Clay   Elena Bogdan   Conny Perrin
  Chantal Škamlová
4–6, 2–6
Win 20–16 Oct 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt $100,000 Hard   Alona Fomina   Guadalupe Pérez Rojas
  Jil Teichmann
6–2, 6–1
Loss 20–17 Feb 2017 ITF Perth, Australia $25,000 Hard   Prarthana Thombare   Junri Namigata
  Riko Sawayanagi
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [9–11]
Win 21–17 Apr 2017 ITF Pula, Italy $25,000 Clay   Tereza Mrdeža   Sara Cakarevic
  Nicoleta Dascălu
6–4, 6–2
Win 22–17 May 2017 ITF Dunakeszi, Hungary $25,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Daiana Negreanu
  Oana Georgeta Simion
1–6, 6–1, [10–3]
Win 23–17 Sep 2017 ITF Dunakeszi, Hungary $60,000 Clay   Chantal Škamlová   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Tereza Smitková
7–6(9–7), 6–4
Win 24–17 Sep 2017 ITF Biarritz, France $80,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Cristina Bucșa
  Isabelle Wallace
6–3, 6–1
Loss 24–18 Sep 2017 ITF Saint Malo, France $60,000 Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu   Diāna Marcinkeviča
  Daniela Seguel
3–6, 3–6
Win 25–18 Apr 2018 ITF Indian Harbour Beach, United States $60,000 Clay   Sílvia Soler Espinosa   Jessica Pegula
  Maria Sanchez
6–4, 6–2
Win 26–18 Sep 2018 ITF Biarritz, France $80,000 Clay   Valentyna Ivakhnenko   Ysaline Bonaventure
  Helène Scholsen
6–4, 6–1
Win 27–18 Sep 2019 ITF Valencia, Spain W60 Clay   Rebeka Masarova   Andrea Gámiz
  Seone Mendez
6–4, 7–6(7–2)
Win 28–18 Oct 2019 ITF Székesfehérvár, Hungary W60 Clay (i)   Maryna Zanevska   Akgul Amanmuradova
  Elena Bogdan
3–6, 6–2, [10–8]

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