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Lee Ye-ra (Korean: 이예라, lit. 'Yi Ye-ra'; born 14 September 1987 in Kangwon-do) is a South Korean tennis player. Her highest singles ranking to date is World No. 178, achieved in September 2008. Her highest doubles ranking to date is World No. 215, achieved in February 2008. She has won ten ITF singles titles and seven ITF doubles titles.

Lee Ye-ra
이예라
Country (sports) South Korea
ResidenceKangwon-do, South Korea
Born (1987-09-14) September 14, 1987 (age 32)
Gangwon-do, South Korea
Turned pro2004
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$131,596
Singles
Career record235–142
Career titles0 WTA, 10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 178 (22 September 2008)
Current rankingNo. 355 (10 September 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2008)
WimbledonQ1 (2008)
US OpenQ2 (2008)
Doubles
Career record99 – 75
Career titles0 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 215 (11 February 2008)
Current rankingNo. 499 (10 September 2014)

Lee reached the second round of the 2013 KDB Korea Open defeating Daria Gavrilova in the first round before falling to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

Playing for South Korea at the Fed Cup, Lee has a win–loss record of 12–11.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles finals: 14 (10–4)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 1 November 2004 Manila, Philippines Clay (i)   Hee Sun Lyoo-Suh 6–3, 6–2
Winner 2. 8 November 2004 Manila, Philippines Clay (i)   Ayu Fani Damayanti 6–0, 1–0 ret
Winner 3. 22 February 2005 Bendigo, Australia Hard   Shayna McDowell 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 1 May 2007 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Regina Kulikova 3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 19 November 2007 Mount Gambier, Australia Hard   Monica Niculescu 3–6, 1–6
Winner 6. 9 November 2009 Manila, Philippines Hard   Yoo Mi 6–4, 6–6 RET
Winner 7. 26 April 2010 Gimcheon, South Korea Clay   Kim Na-ri 6–2, 7–5
Winner 8. 17 May 2010 Sunchang, South Korea Hard   Kim Na-ri 7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 9. 16 May 2011 Goyang, South Korea Hard   Chanel Simmonds 7–6, 1–6, 6–7
Winner 10. 10 June 2013 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim Na-ri 6–7(5–7), 6–2, 6–0
Winner 11. 17 June 2013 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Yoo Mi 6–2, 2–6, 6–4
Winner 12. 16 June 2014 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Choi Ji-hee 6–2, 6–2
Winner 13. 23 June 2014 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Choi Ji-hee 6–1, 7–5
Runner-up 14. 31 May 2015 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Kristie Ahn 3–6, 2–3 ret.

Doubles: 14 (8–6)Edit

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Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 1 November 2004 Manila, Philippines Clay (i)   Kim Hae-sung   Ayu Fani Damayanti
  Septi Mende
7–6(7–2), 1–6, 6–0
Runner–up 2. 13 December 2004 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Yoo Mi
  Julia Efremova
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 13 June 2005 Incheon, South Korea Hard   Choi Jin-young   Chan Chin-wei
  Hsieh Su-wei
2–6, 6–7
Winner 4. 13 February 2007 Melbourne, Australia Clay   Hwang I-hsuan   Natsumi Hamamura
  Ayumi Morita
6–2, 6–1
Winner 5. 6 March 2007 Hamilton, New Zealand Hard   Mari Tanaka   Emelyn Starr
  Jenny Swift
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 31 March 2008 Pelham, Alabama, United States Clay   Remi Tezuka   Michaela Paštiková
  Ahsha Rolle
5–7, 2–6
Winner 7. 9 November 2009 Manila, Philippines Hard   Kim Sun-jung   Yoo Mi
  Han Na-lae
6–4, 4–6, 10–6
Runner-up 8. 17 May 2010 Sunchang, South Korea Hard   Chang Kyung-mi   Kim Kun-hee
  Yu Min-hwa
7–6, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 9. 26 November 2012 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Kim Na-ri   Napatsakorn Sankaew
  Yang Chia-hsien
6–1, 4–6, 10–7
Runner-up 10. 3 December 2012 Bangkok, Thailand Hard   Kim Na-ri   Wang Yafan
  Xin Wen
5–7, 5–7
Winner 11. 10 June 2013 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim Na-ri   Jang Su-jeong
  Riko Sawayanagi
6–3, 6–3
Runner–up 12. 29 May 2014 Changwon, South Korea Hard   Kim So-jung   Chuang Chia-jung
  Junri Namigata
6–7, 0–6
Winner 13. 16 June 2014 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim So-jung   Choi Ji-hee
  Lee Hye-min
6–3, 6–1
Winner 14. 23 June 2014 Gimcheon, South Korea Hard   Kim So-jung   Choi Ji-hee
  Makoto Ninomiya
7–5, 2–6, [11–9]

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