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Nam Ji-sung (born 15 August 1993, in Busan) is a South Korean tennis player.

Nam Ji-sung
Full nameNam Ji-sung
Country (sports) South Korea
ResidenceSeoul, South Korea
Born (1993-08-15) 15 August 1993 (age 26)
Busan, South Korea
PlaysRight-handed (two handed-backhand)
Prize money$150,839
Singles
Career record2–1 (66.7% in ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
4 Futures
Highest rankingNo. 236 (12 August 2019)
Current rankingNo. 252 (25 November 2019)
Doubles
Career record1–4 (20.0% in ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
3 Challenger, 18 Futures/ITF
Highest rankingNo. 116 (18 November 2019)
Current rankingNo. 118 (25 November 2019)
Last updated on: 25 November 2019.
Nam Ji-sung
Hangul
남지성
Revised RomanizationNam Jiseong
McCune–ReischauerNam Chisŏng

Nam has a career high ATP singles ranking of 255 achieved on 5 August 2019. He also has a career high ATP doubles ranking of 116 achieved on 18 November 2019.

Playing for South Korea in Davis Cup, Nam has a W/L record of 3–5.

Challenger and Futures finalsEdit

Singles: 13 (4–9)Edit

Legend (Singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0–2)
ITF Futures Tour (4–7)
Titles by Surface
Hard (2–8)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jun 2012 Japan F5, Karuizawa Futures Clay   Adam El Mihdawy 6–4, 6–4
Loss 1–1 Jul 2012 Indonesia F1, Jakarta Futures Hard   Christopher Rungkat 6–7(5–7), 1–6
Loss 1–2 Feb 2014 Thailand F1, Nonthaburi Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon 2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Loss 1–3 Jun 2016 Korea F2, Sangju Futures Hard   Noh Sang-woo 4–6, 1–6
Win 2–3 Aug 2016 Korea F6, Ansung Futures Clay (i)   Makoto Ochi 5–7, 6–1, 6–1
Loss 2–4 Sep 2016 Korea F8, Ansung Futures Clay (i)   Lim Yong-kyu 0–6, 3–6
Loss 2–5 May 2018 Vietnam F2, Thừa Thiên-Huế Futures Hard   Rio Noguchi 6–7(5–7), 3–6
Win 3–5 May 2018 Vietnam F3, Thừa Thiên-Huế Futures Hard   Pruchya Isaro 6–4, 6–2
Loss 3–6 Jun 2018 Korea F2, Gyeongsan Futures Hard   Chung Yun-seong 4–6, 3–6
Loss 3–7 Jun 2018 Korea F3, Daegu Futures Hard   Chung Yun-seong 1–6, 3–6
Loss 3–8 Aug 2018 Gwangju, Korea, Rep. Challenger Hard   Maverick Banes 3–6, 6–4, 4–6
Win 4–8 Aug 2018 Korea F5, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Makoto Ochi 6–4, 6–1
Loss 4–9 Jun 2019 Columbus, USA Challenger Hard (i)   Mikael Torpegaard 1–6, 5–7

Doubles: 42 (19–23)Edit

Legend (Doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (3–8)
ITF Futures Tour (16–15)
Titles by Surface
Hard (17–21)
Clay (2–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2011 Australia F3, Ipswich Futures Clay   Cho Soong-jae   James Lemke
  Dane Propoggia
7–6(7–4), 2–6, [5–10]
Win 1–1 May 2012 China F7, Zhangjiagang Futures Hard   Noh Sang-woo   Gong Maoxin
  Xue Feng
6–2, 6–4
Win 2–1 Jul 2012 Indonesia F2, Jakarta Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Gao Peng
  Gao Wan
6–2, 6–0
Loss 2–2 Aug 2012 USA F23, Edwardsville Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   Daniel Nguyen
  Ryan Rowe
3–6, 5–7
Loss 2–3 Oct 2012 Seoul, Korea, Rep. Challenger Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Lee Hsin-han
  Peng Hsien-yin
6–7(3–7), 5–7
Loss 2–4 Mar 2013 USA F7, Calabasas Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Saketh Myneni
  Sanam Singh
7–6(7–3), 2–6, [12–14]
Loss 2–5 Mar 2013 USA F8, Costa Mesa Futures Hard   Cho Min-hyeok   Michael McClune
  Michael Venus
1–6, 3–6
Loss 2–6 May 2013 Korea F2, Seoul Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   An Jae-sung
  Lim Yong-kyu
3–6, 2–6
Loss 2–7 May 2013 Korea F3, Daegu Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Dane Propoggia
  Jose Statham
1–6, 2–6
Win 3–7 Jun 2013 Korea F4, Changwon Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Laurynas Grigelis
  Enrique López Pérez
5–7, 6–4, [11–9]
Loss 3–8 Jun 2013 Korea F7, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Huang Liang-chi
  Enrique López Pérez
4–6, 2–6
Loss 3–9 Aug 2013 China F7, Tianjin Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   Sriram Balaji
  Ranjeet Virali-Murugesan
3–6, 2–6
Loss 3–10 Sep 2013 Bangkok, Thailand Challenger Hard   Jeong Suk-young   Chen Ti
  Huang Liang-chi
3–6, 2–6
Win 4–10 Feb 2014 Thailand F2, Nonthaburi Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   Lewis Burton
  Marcus Willis
6–4, 6–7(4–7), [10–7]
Loss 4–11 Mar 2014 Thailand F3, Nonthaburi Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   Lewis Burton
  Marcus Willis
3–6, 5–7
Loss 4–12 Mar 2014 China F3, Yuxi Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Li Zhe
  Wu Di
4–6, 4–6
Loss 4–13 May 2014 Korea F2, Seoul Futures Hard   Chung Hong   Dane Propoggia
  Ruan Roelofse
0–6, 3–6
Win 5–13 Jun 2014 Korea F3, Changwon Futures Hard   Chung Hyeon   Cho Soong-jae
  Kim Dylan Seong-kwan
6–3, 6–3
Win 6–13 Jul 2014 China F9, Zhangjiagang Futures Hard   Cho Min-hyeok   Qiu Zhuoyang
  Te Rigele
6–3, 6–4
Loss 6–14 May 2015 Busan, Korea, Rep. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Sanchai Ratiwatana
  Sonchat Ratiwatana
6–7(2–7), 6–3, [7–10]
Loss 6–15 May 2015 Korea F1, Daegu Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Hong Seong-chan
  Lee Hyung-taik
3–6, 3–6
Win 7–15 May 2015 Korea F2, Changwon Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Choi Jae-won
  Kim Hyun-joon
6–2, 5–7, [10–6]
Win 8–15 Aug 2015 Korea F5, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Noh Sang-woo   Gengo Kikuchi
  Shunrou Takeshima
6–3, 7–6(7–3)
Loss 8–16 Sep 2015 Korea F6, Ansung Futures Clay (i)   Noh Sang-woo   Kwon Soon-woo
  Son Ji-hoon
7–6(7–4), 3–6, [11–13]
Win 9–16 Jun 2016 Korea F2, Sangju Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Chung Yun-seong
  Lim Yong-kyu
6–4, 6–4
Win 10–16 Jul 2016 Korea F4, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Shintaro Imai
  Takuto Niki
6–4, 6–4
Loss 10–17 Jul 2016 Korea F5, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Kim Cheong-eui
  Noh Sang-woo
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4), [4–10]
Win 11–17 Sep 2016 Korea F8, Ansung Futures Clay (i)   Song Min-kyu   Katsuki Nagao
  Hiromasa Oku
6–4, 6–4
Win 12–17 May 2018 Vietnam F3, Thừa Thiên-Huế Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Kittirat Kerdlaphee
  Palaphoom Kovapitukted
6–1, 6–4
Win 13–17 Jun 2018 Korea F1, Sangju Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   Alec Adamson
  Clément Larrière
4–6, 6–4, [10–5]
Win 14–17 Jun 2018 Korea F2, Gyeongsan Futures Hard   Lim Yong-kyu   John Paul Fruttero
  Takuto Niki
6–4, 6–1
Win 15–17 Jul 2018 China F9, Shenzhen Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Gao Xin
  Wang Aoran
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]
Win 16–17 Jul 2018 China F10, Shenzhen Futures Hard   Song Min-kyu   Chen Ti
  Rubin Statham
7–6(7–3), 6–2
Win 17–17 Aug 2018 Gwangju, Korea, Rep. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Benjamin Lock
  Rubin Statham
5–7, 6–3, [10–5]
Loss 17–18 Aug 2018 Korea F5, Gimcheon Futures Hard   Son Ji-hoon   Chung Hong
  Noh Sang-woo
6–7(4–7), 6–4, [8–10]
Loss 17–19 May 2019 Gwangju, Korea, Rep. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Hsieh Cheng-peng
  Christopher Rungkat
3–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Loss 17–20 Jul 2019 Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan Challenger Hard   Chung Yun-seong   Andrey Golubev
  Aleksandr Nedovyesov
4–6, 4–6
Loss 17–21 Aug 2019 Chengdu, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Arjun Kadhe
  Saketh Myneni
3–6, 6–0, [6–10]
Win 18–21 Aug 2019 Yokkaichi, Japan Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Gong Maoxin
  Zhang Ze
6–3, 3–6, [14–12]
Win 19–21 Aug 2019 Baotou, China, P.R. Challenger Clay (i)   Song Min-kyu   Teymuraz Gabashvili
  Sasikumar Mukund
7–6(7–3), 6–2
Loss 19–22 Sep 2019 Jinan, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Matthew Ebden
  Divij Sharan
6–7(4–7), 7–5, [3–10]
Loss 19–23 Oct 2019 Liuzhou, China, P.R. Challenger Hard   Song Min-kyu   Denis Istomin
  Mikhail Elgin
6–3, 4–6, [6–10]

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