Gael Monfils advanced to the third round of the French Open with his straight-sets win over Jan-Lennard Struff on Thursday afternoon. At one point during the match, the 27-year-old, literally went flying in an attempt to return a shot. The 23-seeded Monfils plays the 14-seed Fabio Fognini in the third round. GIF below via Ben Rothenberg: […] The post This Photo Of Gael Monfils...
French tennis pros Gael Monfils and Laurent Lokoli had an incredible dance battle on the court at Roland Garros during Saturday's events at French Open Kids Day.Monfils and Lokoli didn't let the rain stop them from breaking out their best moves to the DJ Snake & Lil Jon hit "Turn Down For What", giving the fans something to cheer about. Video via Roland Garros...
Gael Monfils and Laurent Lokoli busted a move in an epic French Open tennis dance-off on Saturday. Here's video of the battle.
Gaël Monfils and Laurent Lokoli absolutely dominated a court at Roland Garros during the French Open Kids’ Day in a dance-off, and it was awesome. [Roland Garros] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Gael Monfils is widely considered to be the best trick shot artist in tennis. At this week’s ATP tournament in Halle, Germany he did it again with a totally unnecessary yet impressive shot (see the GIF below). Video of the shot is exploding all over the web but it’s not even his best trick, see our latest Supercut Compilation for a collection of his greatest hits.
It's good to have Gael Monfils healthy again.
The vibrant French tennis star, known for his on-court antics, was at it again Friday at the Gerry Weber Open, giving this trick shot a try in his match against Tommy Haas:
We would call the gratuitous display showboating, but as you can see, Monfils lost the point. And the match, in three sets.
Monfils, once a top 10 player, battled...
Gael Monfils of France served 15 aces to beat John Blake of the United States 7-6 (5), 7-5 in the first round of the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships on Monday.
Blake, once ranked No. 4, played his 51st match at River Oaks Country Club where he is a crowd favorite but Monfils won cheers for his performance in his first match in the city.
Monfils, who played in only 10 tournaments...
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April 08, 2013
Gael Monfils is one of the more athletic tennis pros in the world today and he shows a litle bit of his skill with this winning trick shot against Juan Martin del Potro in Rotterdam on
Tuesday. Just the best shot of 2013 hands down. Don't even try to beat it Nadal. Video is below of the between the legs winner.
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The French newspaper L’Equipe is reporting on its website that the right knee injury which prompted Frenchman Gael Monfils’ withdrawal from the Japan Open may endanger his career.
Monfils’ coach Patrick Chamagne told the paper: “If all turns wrong, it’s possible Gael played his last pro match. We have absolutely no idea if surgery will work or not.”
Top-seed Gael Monfils has withdrawn from the SAP Open because of right knee inflammation, even though he never played a meaningful match in San Jose.
The Frenchman said Wednesday night he also plans to withdraw from next week's ATP Tour stop in Memphis and take a brief break from tennis. He will have an MRI on both knees when he returns home.
Monfils had been scheduled to play...
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February 16, 2012