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Gael Monfils Biography

Gaël Sebastien Monfils is a French professional tennis player who is a former French No. 1 and winner of 4 singles titles. In 2002, Monfils won the German Junior Open (defeating Bayer). In 2003, he reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open juniors tournament and won the doubles title at the Victorian Junior Championships. In 2004 he won the Boys' Singles titles at the Australian Open, the French Open and Wimbledon. He was crowned International Tennis Federation youth world champion. The same year he won his first Futures title at Great Britain No. 1. He finished 2005 as the no. 3 Frenchman and captured his first ATP title. The last three months of the year was highlighted by his first ATP clay title at the Idea Prokom Open in Sopot. In 2011, Monfils won his fourth ATP career title in October at the Stockholm Open by beating Jarkko Nieminen in the final. He was also the runner-up at the Paris Masters in 2009 and 2010 and a semifinalist at the 2008 French Open.

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ATP Citi Open: Indian Yuki Bhambri beats 2016 US Open semifinalist Gael Monfils to cause major upset
ATP Citi Open: Indian Yuki Bhambri beats 2016 US Open semifinalist Gael Monfils to cause major upset
A historic moment for Indian tennis.
2017 Indian Wells Masters: 5 matches to look out for in the third round
2017 Indian Wells Masters: 5 matches to look out for in the third round
With the third round of the men's tournament at the Indian Wells Masters only a few hours away, here are five matchups to look forward to.
The Tennis Oscars 2017
The Tennis Oscars 2017
As the Academy awards conclude, we look at some tennis Oscars that could be given out this year.
ATP Dubai preview: Roger Federer vs Andy Murray semi-final on the cards
ATP Dubai preview: Roger Federer vs Andy Murray semi-final on the cards
Murray, who lost the 2012 final to Federer, for his part, has a hassle-free path to the last-four stage.
Australian Open 2017: Rafael Nadal moves into the quarter-finals
Australian Open 2017: Rafael Nadal moves into the quarter-finals
The former World No. 1 comes through a tough test.
Australian Open 2017: 8 Patchy Players Who Could Surprise You
Australian Open 2017: 8 Patchy Players Who Could Surprise You
Here's a little preview of those players who looked threatening, but bottled when it mattered most. Could they shock us in 2017?
Australian Open 2017: 5 Dark Horses Who Could Win Big
Australian Open 2017: 5 Dark Horses Who Could Win Big
Preparations are in full swing for the 2017 Australian Open. Let us look at 5 surprise packages who could pack a good punch!
Gael Monfils - The Grand Slam Winner who Never Was
Gael Monfils - The Grand Slam Winner who Never Was
The magical Frenchman is considered to have one of the best games on the tour - why does he have no Grand Slam titles?
ATP World Tour Finals 2016: The ranking carousel, talented debutants and major absentees
ATP World Tour Finals 2016: The ranking carousel, talented debutants and major absentees
This year's World Tour Finals have seen two key figures missing in Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
ATP World Tour Finals: Djokovic survives Thiem scare
ATP World Tour Finals: Djokovic survives Thiem scare
VIDEO ATP World Tour Finals 2016: Tennis stars attempt the Mannequin Challenge
VIDEO ATP World Tour Finals 2016: Tennis stars attempt the Mannequin Challenge
Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and tennis' top 8 attempted the latest viral craze ahead of the World Tour Finals in London.
ATP World Tour Finals 2016: What does Andy Murray need to do to be the year-end No. 1?
ATP World Tour Finals 2016: What does Andy Murray need to do to be the year-end No. 1?
A look at the numbers and how many points Novak Djokovic needs to retain the year-end World No. 1 title.
Djokovic retains top spot in ATP rankings
Djokovic retains top spot in ATP rankings
Gael Monfils qualifies for ATP World Tour Finals 2016
Gael Monfils qualifies for ATP World Tour Finals 2016
This is the first ATP World Tour Finals for the French ace.
Talent, showmanship and desire: Would we be OK with players like Kyrgios and Monfils never winning a Slam?
Talent, showmanship and desire: Would we be OK with players like Kyrgios and Monfils never winning a Slam?
Nick Kyrgios is once again the talk of the tennis world, for seemingly 'tanking' a match.
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