Jeon Mi-ra

Jeon Mi-ra (Korean: 전미라, born 6 February 1978) is a South Korean former professional tennis player.

Jeon Mi-ra
Country (sports) South Korea
ResidenceSeoul, South Korea
Born (1978-02-06) 6 February 1978 (age 42)
Gunsan, North Jeolla
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Turned pro1993
Retired2005
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$234,166
Singles
Career record283–198
Career titles0 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest ranking129 (3 February 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2004)
French OpenQ1 (1998, 2003, 2005)
WimbledonQ3 (1997, 2002, 2004)
US Open1R (2002)
Doubles
Career record176–114
Career titles1 WTA, 12 ITF
Highest ranking120 (18 October 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon1R (2004)
Team competitions
Fed Cup8–5

She was the runner-up in the 1994 Wimbledon Championships girls' singles tournament, losing to Martina Hingis, 5–7, 4–6. As a professional, she won one WTA Tour doubles title, and reached a career-high doubles ranking of No. 120, in October 2004. Her husband is Yoon Jong-shin.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tier I (0–0)
Tier II (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V (1–0)
Result Date Location Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 3 October 2004 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Cho Yoon-jeong   Chuang Chia-jung
  Hsieh Su-wei
6–3, 1–6, 7–5

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (7–12)Edit

Legend
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 13 June 1993 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Kim Yeon-sook 6-3 1-6 7-5
Winner 2. 12 September 1993 Taipei, Chinese Taipei Hard   Weng Tzu-ting 1-6 6-3 7-5
Runner-up 3. 28 November 1993 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Choi Young-ja 6-2, 4-6, 3-6
Runner-up 4. 13 December 1993 Manila, Philippines Hard   Choi Ju-yeon 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 20 March 1995 Bandar, Brunei Hard   Choi Ju-yeon 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 4 May 1997 Gifu, Japan Grass   Kerry-Anne Guse 5-7, 5-7
Winner 7. 13 August 2000 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard   Choi Young-ja 6-1 6-3
Runner-up 8. 20 August 2000 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard   Suchanun Viratprasert 5-7 6-1 1-6
Winner 9. 17 September 2000 Osaka, Japan Hard   Chang Kyung-mi 7–6(4), 6–1
Runner-up 10. 14 January 2001 Tallahassee, United States Hard   Jacqueline Trail 4-6 4-6
Winner 11. 10 June 2001 Hilton Head Island, United States Hard   Ansley Cargill 7–6(4), 6–1
Winner 12. 24 June 2001 Easton, United States Hard   Julie Ditty 6–4, 7–6(4)
Runner-up 13. 14 April 2002 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Hard   Sun Tiantian 3-6 4-6
Winner 14. 30 July 2001 Seoul, South Korea Clay   Flavia Pennetta 4-6 6-4 6-1
Runner-up 15. 8 May 2002 Fukuoka, Japan Grass   Vanessa Webb 0-6 4-6
Runner-up 16. 8 June 2003 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Xie Yanze 3-6 4-6
Runner-up 17. 30 November 2003 Mount Gambier, Australia Hard   Elise Tamaëla 7–5, 6–7(4), 1–6
Runner-up 18. 2 May 2004 Gifu, Japan Carpet   Ana Ivanovic 4-6 6-2 5-7
Runner-up 19. 1 August 2004 Lexington, United States Hard   Camille Pin 5-7 3-6

Doubles (12–14)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 12 September 1993 Taipei, Chinese Taipei Hard   Paek Jeong-hee   Chang Dong-mi
  Kim Hye-jeong
3-6 5-7
Runner-up 2. 13 December 1993 Manila, Philippines Hard   Choi Ju-yeon   Atsuko Shintani
  Haruko Shigekawa
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 16 May 1994 Beijing, China Hard   Yoo Kyung-sook   Choi Young-ja
  Choi Ju-yeon
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 4. 11 August 1996 Tarakan, Indonesia Hard   Benjamas Sangaram   Annabel Ellwood
  Kerry-Anne Guse
3-6, 2-6
Runner-up 5. 23 March 1997 Noda, Japan Hard   Choi Young-ja   Yuko Hosoki
  Keiko Nagatomi
2-6, 2-6
Runner-up 6. 16 July 2000 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Chae Kyung-yee   Irawati Iskandar
  Wukirasih Sawondari
w/o
Winner 7. 16 July 2000 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Wukirasih Sawondari   Choi Jin-young
  Akiko Kinebuchi
3–6, 7–5, 7–6(4)
Winner 8. 13 August 2000 Nonthabuiri, Thailand Hard   Chae Kyung-yee   Choi Young-ja
  Kim Eun-sook
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 9. 20 August 2000 Nonthabuiri, Thailand Hard   Chae Kyung-yee   Choi Young-ja
  Kim Eun-sook
6–1, 1–6, 1–6
Winner 10. 10 September 2000 Ibaraki, Japan Hard   Shiho Hisamatsu   Chang Kyung-mi
  Chae Kyung-yee
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 11. 17 September 2000 Osaka, Japan Hard   Shiho Hisamatsu   Amanda Augustus
  Amy Jensen
3–6, 2–6
Winner 12. 24 September 2000 Kyoto, Japan Carpet (i)   Shiho Hisamatsu   Chae Kyung-yee
  Chang Kyung-mi
7–6(4), 7–5
Runner-up 13. 28 October 2000 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Cho Yoon-jeong   Surina De Beer
  Marlene Weingärtner
2-4, 1-4, 4-1
Winner 14. 26 March 2001 Stone Mountain, United States Hard   Rika Fujiwara   Alicia Molik
  Bryanne Stewart
7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 15. 10 June 2001 Hilton Head, United States Hard   Choi Young-ja   Kristy Blumberg
  Karin Miller
4–6, 6–7(1)
Winner 16. 17 June 2001 Mount Pleasant, United States Hard   Choi Young-ja   Jane Chi
  Lioudmila Skavronskaia
6–7(2), 6–2, 6–2
Winner 17. 24 June 2001 Easton, United States Hard   Choi Young-ja   Kristy Blumberg
  Karin Miller
6-1, 6-1
Runner-up 18. 18 November 2001 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Kim Eun-ha   Lisa McShea
  Trudi Musgrave
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 19. 3 December 2001 Nonthaburi, Thailand Hard   Manisha Malhotra   Ivana Abramović
  Kim Jin-hee
1–6, 5–7
Winner 20. 8 June 2003 Seoul, South Korea Hard   Shiho Hisamatsu   Khoo Chin-bee
  Tomoko Yonemura
6–3, 6–1
Winner 21. 19 October 2003 Haibara, Japan Carpet   Shiho Hisamatsu   Tomoko Yonemura
  Ayami Takase
6–2, 5–7, 6–3
Runner-up 22. 2 November 2003 Beijing, China Hard   Seiko Okamoto   Yang Shujing
  Yu Ying
4-6, 2-6
Winner 23. 2 May 2004 Gifu, Japan Carpet   Cho Yoon-jeong   Chuang Chia-jung
  Wynne Prakusya
7–6(4), 6–2
Winner 24. 10 May 2004 Karuizawa, Japan Carpet   Rika Fujiwara   Ryōko Fuda
  Seiko Okamoto
6–2, 2–6, 7–6(1)
Winner 25. 14 August 2005 Wuxi, China Hard   Wynne Prakusya   Casey Dellacqua
  Sophie Ferguson
6–2, 7–6(6)
Runner-up 26. 25 September 2005 Ibaraki, Japan Hard   Ayami Takase   Ryoko Takemura
  Tomoko Yonemura
2-6, 4-6

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