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Zoltán Kuhárszky (born 8 July 1959) is a former tennis player from Hungary who became a Swiss citizen in 1995. Kuharszky won two doubles titles during his professional career. He reached his highest singles ATP ranking on July 30, 1984, when he became the number 53 in the world, though he never won a singles title in his career.[7]

Zoltán Kuharszky
Country (sports) Hungary1982–
  Switzerland1995–
Born (1959-07-08) 8 July 1959 (age 59)
Budapest, Hungary
Turned pro1980
Retired1985 (as a player)
Career record43–71
Career record53–65
Coaching career (1995–)
Coaching achievements
Coachee Singles Titles total1(I)-2(Sz)-3(Hu)
Coachee(s) Doubles Titles total2(Sz)-2(He)-1(Hu)
Coaching awards and records
Awards

Hungarian Coach of the year 2007[6]

Records

Sony Ericsson WTA Tour most Improved player (2005) (Ivanovic)
WTA Newcomer of the Year (2007) (Szávay)

Zoltan Kuharszky was the captain of the Hungary Davis Cup team from December 2014 to December 2016. He stepped down due to conflict of interest because he became the coach of Máté Valkusz who is a member of the Hungarian Davis Cup team. In the past, he coached Anke Huber, Jennifer Capriati, Ana Ivanovic, Myriam Casanova, Ágnes Szávay, Polona Hercog, and Petra Martić.

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Career finalsEdit

Doubles (2 won, 3 lost)Edit

Result No. Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Win 1. 1982 Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay   Hans Kary   Ángel Giménez
  Manuel Orantes
7–5, 6–2
Loss 1. 1983 Madrid, Spain Clay   Markus Günthardt   Heinz Günthardt
  Pavel Složil
3–6, 3–6
Loss 2. 1983 Venice, Italy Clay   Steve Krulevitz   Francisco González
  Víctor Pecci
1–6, 2–6
Loss 3. 1983 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Colin Dowdeswell   Wojtek Fibak
  Pavel Složil
5–7, 2–6
Win 2. 1983 Tel Aviv, Israel Hard   Colin Dowdeswell   Peter Elter
  Peter Feigl
6–4, 7–5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.wtatour.com/SEWTATour-Archive/Archive/MatchNotes/2010/1002.pdf
  2. ^ "First for Huber then top seed flourishes Seles wobbles before marching into final". The Herald. 26 January 1996.
  3. ^ http://www.wtatour.com/player/myriam-casanova_2257889_1676
  4. ^ http://sportgeza.hu/tenisz/2009/01/19/szavay_szakitott_edzojevel/
  5. ^ http://www.wtatour.com/SEWTATour-Archive/Archive/MatchNotes/2005/901.pdf
  6. ^ http://www.polonahercog.si/hirek.php?hir_id=188&page=palyan_kivul&lng=en[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ Azt képzelte, neki tapsolnak és nyert 2011.07.09 "Magyar edző, Kuhárszky Zoltán tanítványa nyerte meg a bastadi, 220 ezer dollár összdíjazású női salaktornát szombaton: Polona Hercog pályafutása első trófeáját ünnepelhette Svédországban."

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