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Gilles Simon

Birthdate: December 27, 1984
Birthplace: Nice, France
Residence: Neuchatel, Switzerland
Height: 6' (183cm)
Weight: 154lbs (70kg) lbs.
Plays: Right
Turned Pro: 2002

Personal Began playing tennis at age six...Nickname is Giloul...As a junior, he was inspired by Michael Chang, saying, "He showed me that you don't have to be tall in order to be a great player"...Father, Daniel, works for an insurance company while mother Mireille is a doctor...Older brother Jean-Marie is an engineer...Favorite French player all-time is Cedric Pioline...Hobbies include video games, rollerblading and movies... Considers clay courts his favorite surface and backhand his best shot...Friends on tour include fellow Frenchmen Gael Monfils, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Josselin Ouanna...If he could choose a tournament to win one day it would be Roland Garros...As a kid, always dreamed of playing on a packed center court...Best moment in his career thus far is beating No. 1 Rafael Nadal in the semifinals of Madrid in October 2008...Fitness trainer is Paul Quetin and coached by former ATP pro Thierry Tulasne....
To read Gilles Simon's complete Player Profile, check out the ATP 2012 Official Guide.
Gilles Simon

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