Emilio Nava
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Emilio Nava
Emilio Nava
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Country (sports) United States
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Born (2001-12-02) 2 December 2001 (age 20)
West Hills, California, U.S.
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro2018
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$44,411
Singles
Career record0-4 (0%) (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 233 (2 May 2022)
Current rankingNo. 236 (23 May 2022)
Grand Slam singles results
US Open1R (2021)
Australian Open JuniorF (2019)
French Open Junior2R (2019)
Doubles
Career record0-0 (at ATP Tour level, Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 464 (22 April 2019)
Current rankingNo. 1115 (7 March 2022)
Last updated on: 22 November 2021.

Emilio Nava (born 2 December 2001) is an American professional tennis player of Mexican descent.[1] Nava has a career-high ATP singles ranking of No. 233 achieved on 2 May 2022. He reached two finals of the Boys' Singles Grand Slam tournaments, losing to Lorenzo Musetti in the 2019 Australian Open[2] and to Joná? Forejtek in the 2019 US Open.

Early life and background

Nava is the son of former Olympians Eduardo Nava and Xóchitl Escobedo, and is also the cousin of fellow pro tennis player Ernesto Escobedo.[3] His brother, Eduardo Nava, played college tennis at TCU and Wake Forest University.[4]

Professional career

2019: ATP main draw debut

Nava made his ATP main draw debut at the 2019 Abierto Mexicano Telcel after receiving a wildcard into the singles main draw.[5] He lost to Mackenzie McDonald in the first round.

2021: Masters 1000, Grand Slam and top 350 debuts

At the 2021 Miami Open, Nava qualified for the main draw to make his debut at ATP 1000 level but lost in the first round to Lloyd Harris.[6]

Nava made his grand slam debut at the 2021 US Open after being given a wildcard for the singles main draw. He lost to Lorenzo Musetti in the first round.[7]

2022: First Challenger title

At the 2022 Shymkent Challenger, Nava won his first challenger title after defeating Sebastian Fanselow in the final.[8]

ATP Challenger and ITF Futures finals

Singles: 3 (2-1)

Legend (singles)
ATP Challenger Tour (1-0)
ITF Futures Tour (1-1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0-0)
Clay (2-1)
Grass (0-0)
Carpet (0-0)
Result W-L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Mar 2021 M15 La Nucia, Spain World Tennis Tour Clay Spain Nikolás Sánchez Izquierdo 7-6(10-8), 7-5
Loss 1-1 Apr 2021 M25 Reus, Spain World Tennis Tour Clay France Matteo Martineau 4-6, 6-2, 6-7(4-7)
Win 2-1 May 2022 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Challenger Clay Germany Sebastian Fanselow 6-4, 7-6(7-3)

Doubles: 2 (1-1)

Legend (doubles)
ATP Challenger Tour (0-0)
ITF Futures Tour (1-1)
Titles by surface
Hard (1-1)
Clay (0-0)
Grass (0-0)
Carpet (0-0)
Result W-L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-1 Sep 2020 M15 Sintra, Portugal World Tennis Tour Hard United States Eduardo Nava Germany Sebastian Fanselow
Germany Maik Steiner
6-3, 6-4
Loss 1-1 Sep 2020 M15 Castelo Branco, Portugal World Tennis Tour Hard United States Eduardo Nava Brazil Mateus Alves
Brazil Igor Marcondes
6-7(4-7), 7-5, [8-10]

Junior Grand Slam finals

Singles: 2 (2 runner-ups)

Result Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 2019 Australian Open Hard Italy Lorenzo Musetti 6-4, 2-6, 6-7(12-14)
Runner-up 2019 US Open Hard Czech Republic Joná? Forejtek 7-6(7-4), 0-6, 2-6

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runners-up 2018 US Open Hard United States Axel Nefve Bulgaria Adrian Andreev
United Kingdom Anton Matusevich
2-6, 6-2, [8-10]
Runners-up 2019 Australian Open Hard United States Cannon Kingsley Czech Republic Joná? Forejtek
Czech Republic Dalibor Svr?ina
6-7(5-7), 4-6

References

  1. ^ "Emilio Nava, la promesa 'mexicana' del tenis sin equipo de Liga MX". mediotiempo.com (in Spanish).
  2. ^ "Australian Open junior winner reveals conversation with Novak Djokovic". Tennis World USA.
  3. ^ "Emilio Nava Credits Family With Tennis Success". southerncaliforniatennis.org.
  4. ^ "TENNIS.COM PODCAST: EMILIO NAVA ON LEAPING FROM JUNIORS TO THE PROS". tennis.com.
  5. ^ "Acapulco, Dubai and Sao Paulo 2019 Scouting Report". ATP Tour.
  6. ^ "Harris Earns First ATP Masters 1000 Win". ATP Tour.
  7. ^ "Sinner Records First US Open Victory". ATP Tour.
  8. ^ "Nava Notches Shymkent Challenger Crown". Tennis TourTalk.

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