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Player Profiles

Gilles Simon

Gilles Simon
Country:
France
Birth Date:
27 December 1984
Birth Place:
Nice, France
Residence:
Neuchatel, Switzerland
Height:
6 ft. 0 in. (1.83 metres)
Weight:
154 lbs. (70 kilos)
Plays:
Right
16
Current Singles Ranking
426
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
8
Events Entered:
Gentlemen's Singles
Best Singles Performance:
4th Round (2009)
Best Doubles Performance:
1st Round (2006, 2007)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2002
Career matches won:
295
Career matches lost:
203
Year to date matches won:
29
Year to date matches lost:
20
Current 52 week rank for singles:
16
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
426
High rank for singles:
6
High rank for doubles:
117
Career Prize Money:
$7,535,182 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$831,876 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$32,430 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2005-1ST--
20063RD1ST1ST2ND
20071ST2ND2ND2ND
20083RD1ST3RD3RD
2009QF3RD4TH3RD
2010--3RD3RD
20112ND4TH3RD4TH
20122ND3RD2ND3RD
20134TH4TH1ST-

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2005-2ND--
2006-1ST1ST1ST
20071ST1ST1ST3RD
20082ND1ST-1ST
20091ST---
20111ST---

Legend

WON = Champion
RUP = Runner Up
SF = Semi-Finalist
QF = Quarter-Finalist
4TH = Lost in Fourth Round
3RD = Lost in Third Round
2ND = Lost in Second Round
1ST = Lost in First Round
Bio information courtesy of the ATP

Biography

Gilles Simon is one of several talented Frenchman currently plying their trade on the ATP Tour. Known for his strong two-handed backhand and groundstrokes from the back of the court, Simon reached a career-high ranking of number six in the world in 2009 and has reached the fourth round or more (2009 Australian Open quarter-final) in each of the four Grand Slams.

No.3 Court - Gentlemen's Singles - First round
Pts
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2
3
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Gilles Simon FRA (19)
 
2
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611
 
 
6
6
713

2013 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 3      
Tie breaks played 1      
Total games 31      
Winners 40      
Unforced errors 26      
Service points won 76      
Return games won 0      
Total points 89      
1st serves in 71      
% 1st serves in 60      
Total aces 5      
Total double faults 6      
1st serve points won 49      
% 1st serve points won 69      
% 2nd Serve points won 56      

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