Kira Nagy

Kira Nagy (born 29 December 1977) is a former professional tennis player from Hungary. She won 18 singles and ten doubles titles on tournaments of the ITF Circuit.

Kira Nagy
Country (sports) Hungary
ResidenceBudapest, Hungary
Born (1977-12-29) 29 December 1977 (age 43)
Budapest
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro1994
Retired2014
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachMiklos Hornok (1991–1995)
Otto Temesvari
Miklos Jancso
Prize money$388,234
Singles
Career record416–284
Career titles18 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 122 (31 July 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2002, 2004, 2007)
French OpenQ3 (2001)
WimbledonQ2 (2001, 2007)
US Open1R (2000, 2007)
Doubles
Career record153–148
Career titles10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 96 (19 July 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2004)
Wimbledon1R (2004)
US Open1R (2004)

Kira won her first match on the WTA Tour 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 US Open, where she drew Venus Williams in the first round, losing 2–6, 1–6. This was her second Grand Slam tournament, after qualifying for the US Open in 2000.

Nagy retired from professional tennis 2014.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 33 (18 titles, 15 runner-ups)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1. Oct 1994 ITF Mali Lošinj, Croatia Clay   Radka Surová 6–4, 6–2
Lost 1. Oct 1994 ITF Nicosia, Cyprus Clay   Lenka Cenková 6–2, 6–3
Loss 2. Nov 1994 ITF Le Havre, France Clay   Lara Bitter 6–3, 7–5
Win 2. Nov 1995 ITF Mallorca, Spain Clay (i)   Andrea Noszály 6–4, 6–3
Loss 3. Dec 1995 ITF Mallorca, Spain Clay (i)   Magüi Serna 6–4, 6–3
Win 3. Sep 1997 ITF Madrid, Spain Clay   Nuria Montero 6–1, 6–0
Loss 4. Oct 1997 ITF Nicosia, Cyprus Clay   Eva Krejčová 6–3, 2–6, 6–4
Win 4. Apr 1998 ITF Athens, Greece Clay   Christína Papadáki 7–5, 2–6, 6–3
Win 5. Apr 1998 ITF Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Wynne Prakusya 6–4, 6–1
Loss 5. Jul 1998 ITF Getxo, Spain Clay   Ángeles Montolio 7–6(7), 7–6(7)
Win 6. Nov 1999 ITF Monterrey, Mexico Hard   Ansley Cargill 6–4, 6–2
Win 7. Nov 1999 ITF Campos, Brazil Clay   Miriam D'Agostini 5–7, 6–3, 6–2
Win 8. May 2000 ITF Guimarães, Portugal Hard   Bahia Mouhtassine 6–0, 5–7, 7–6
Win 9. Jun 2000 ITF Lenzerheide, Switzerland Clay   Julia Vakulenko 6–2, 3–6, 7–6
Win 10. Oct 2001 ITF Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i)   Anne-Laure Heitz 1–6, 6–4, 6–0
Loss 6. Oct 2002 ITF Cairo, Egypt Hard (i)   Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová 6–2, 6–0
Win 11. Sep 2003 ITF Jounieh, Lebanon Clay   Ana Timotić 6–1, 7–5
Win 12. Nov 2003 ITF Mexico City, Mexico Hard   Melinda Czink 6–2, 6–3
Loss 7. Oct 2004 ITF Sevilla, Spain Clay   Laura Pous Tió 7–5, 6–1
Loss 8. Jan 2005 ITF Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Sandra Klemenschits 6–4, 6–1
Loss 9. Mar 2005 ITF San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay   Yvonne Meusburger 7–5, 5–7, 6–3
Loss 10. Apr 2005 ITF Taranto, Italy Clay   Mara Santangelo 6–1, 6–0
Loss 11. Jun 2005 ITF Stuttgart, Germany Clay   Vanessa Henke 6–2, 0–6, 6–4
Loss 12. Sep 2005 ITF Mestre, Italy Clay   Magdaléna Rybáriková 6–2, 7–5
Loss 13. Nov 2005 ITF Mexico City, Mexico Clay   Romina Oprandi 6–3, 6–0
Win 13. Apr 2006 ITF Poza Rica, Mexico Hard   Zsófia Gubacsi 6–4, 6–2
Win 14. Jun 2006 ITF Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Tathiana Garbin 7–6, 3–6, 7–6
Win 15. Jul 2006 ITF Rome, Italy Clay   Alizé Cornet 6–2, 6–7, 6–4
Win 16. Jun 2007 ITF Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Ivana Lisjak 2–6, 7–6, 6–2
Win 17. Jun 2007 ITF Campobasso, Italy Clay   Christina Wheeler 6–2, 6–0
Win 18. Jul 2007 ITF Istanbul, Turkey Hard   Maria Fernanda Alves 6–7, 7–5, 6–1
Loss 14. Oct 2007 ITF Sant Cugat del Vallès,
Spain
Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives 6–2, 6–4
Loss 15. Nov 2007 ITF Sintra, Portugal Clay   Kathrin Wörle-Scheller 6–3, 6–2

Doubles: 22 (10 titles, 12 runner-ups)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. Nov 1995 ITF Mallorca, Spain Clay   Andrea Noszály   Désirée Leupold
  Joana Pedroso
6–4, 7–6
Loss 1. Jun 1996 ITF Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Andrea Noszály   Alida Gallovits
  Alice Pirsu
4–6, 5–7
Win 2. Oct 2002 ITF Cairo, Egypt Clay   Maria Wolfbrandt   Rushmi Chakravarthi
  Sai Jayalakshmy Jayaram
6–2, 6–1
Win 3. Jul 2003 ITF Innsbruck, Austria Clay   Maria Wolfbrandt   Melinda Czink
  Mara Santangelo
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
Win 4. Sep 2003 ITF Jounieh, Lebanon Clay   Isabel Collischonn   Antonia Matic
  Stefanie Weis
6–4, 7–6
Win 5. Oct 2003 ITF Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Zsófia Gubacsi   Flavia Pennetta
  Adriana Serra Zanetti
2–6, 6–2, 6–2
Loss 2. Feb 2004 ITF Warsaw, Poland Hard (i)   Zsófia Gubacsi   Klaudia Jans
  Alicja Rosolska
4–6, 3–6
Loss 3. Mar 2004 ITF Athens, Greece Hard   Zsófia Gubacsi   Līga Dekmeijere
  Martina Müller
2–6, 6–1, 4–6
Loss 4. Jun 2004 ITF Vaduz, Liechtenstein Clay   Maria Wolfbrandt   Tatiana Poutchek
  Anastasia Rodionova
3–6, 4–6
Win 6. Jul 2004 ITF Toruń, Poland Clay   Gabriela Chmelinová   Angelique Kerber
  Marta Lesniak
6–4, 7–6
Win 7. Sep 2004 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Virág Németh   Gabriela Niculescu
  Sandra Záhlavová
2–6, 6–2, 7–5
Loss 5. Oct 2004 ITF Seville, Spain Clay   Virág Németh   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  Laura Pous Tió
2–6, 3–6
Win 8. Sep 2005 ITF Mestre, Italy Clay   Rita Kuti-Kis   Elisa Balsamo
  Emily Stellato
7–5, 6–4
Loss 6. Mar 2006 ITF Poza Rica, Mexico Hard   Zsófia Gubacsi   Renata Voráčová
  Matea Mezak
2–6, 0–1 ret.
Loss 7. May 2006 ITF Galatina, Italy Clay   Valentina Sassi   Danica Krstajić
  Renata Voráčová
4–6, 0–6
Loss 8. Jul 2006 ITF Rome, Italy Clay   Darija Jurak   Matea Mezak
  Nika Ožegović
2–6, 3–6
Loss 9. Sep 2006 ITF Bordeaux, France Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Stéphanie Foretz
  Julia Schruff
6–7, 5–7
Win 9. Aug 2007 ITF Coimbra, Portugal Hard   Neuza Silva   Magdalena Kiszczyńska
  Yanina Wickmayer
6–3, 3–6, 7–5
Loss 10. Sep 2007 ITF Lecce, Italy Clay   Valentina Sassi   Claire De Gubernatis
  Tatjana Priachin
3–6, 2–6
Loss 11. Oct 2007 ITF Sant Cugat, Spain Clay   Aurélie Védy   Nuria Llagostera Vives
  María José Martínez Sánchez
4–6, 1–6
Win 10. May 2008 ITF Florence, Italy Clay   Valentina Sassi   Ksenia Palkina
  Martina Caciotti
6–2, 6–3
Loss 12. Sep 2008 ITF Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Anastasiya Yakimova   Carmen Klaschka
  Andrea Petkovic
0–6, 6–2, [3–10]

ITF Junior CircuitEdit

Category G1
Category G2
Category G3
Category G4
Category G5

Singles: 5 (3–2)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Grade Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 2 April 1994 Bat Yam, Israel G4 Hard   Nataly Cahana 4–6, 6–4, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 7 April 1994 Beersheba, Israel G5 Hard   Réka Vidáts 4–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 17 April 1994 Umag, Croatia G3 Clay   Réka Vidáts 7–5, ret.
Winner 2. 1 May 1994 St. Pölten, Austria G3 Clay   Nina Schwarz 1–6, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 3. 5 March 1995 Nürnberg, Germany G2 Carpet (i)   Olga Barabanschikova 5–7, 6–1, 6–1

Doubles: 2 (0–2)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Grade Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 2 April 1994 Bat Yam, Israel G4 Hard   Melinda Petkes   Nataly Cahana
  Hila Rosen
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. 7 April 1994 Beersheba, Israel G5 Hard   Melinda Petkes   Martina Ondrejková
  Zuzana Váleková
6–7, 3–6

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