GAEL MON­FILS

Ocean Drive - - Top Ten Men -

Age: 30 (01.09.1986) Res­i­dence: Switzer­land Birth­place: Paris, France Height: 6’4” (193 cm) Weight: 177 lbs (80 kg) Plays: Right-handed

Mon­fils, one of the most en­ter­tain­ing play­ers on the ATP tour, recorded his first top 10 year-end rank­ing in 2016 fin­ish­ing at a ca­reer-high No. 6. En­ter­ing 2016 at No. 24, the French­man earned the big­gest ti­tle of his ca­reer in Wash­ing­ton at the ATP World Tour 500, bring­ing his to­tal to six. Mon­fils pro­duced his sec­ond ever Grand Slam semi­fi­nal ap­pear­ance at the US Open and his first Aus­tralian quar­ter­fi­nal fin­ish last year. Hav­ing ad­vanced to his first ATP Masters 1000 fi­nal in Monte Carlo last year, Mon­fils could see his first ATP Masters 1000 ti­tle in Mi­ami in 2017. His best fin­ish in the tour­na­ment came last year when he reached the quar­ter­fi­nals.

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