His season ended when he withdrew from his third round singles match against Marat Safin at the Paris Masters due to illness.. At Monte Carlo, he notched his first win over a top-10 opponent of the year, winning his third-round match over Ivan Ljubičić, ranked No. Gasquet open his grass-court season with a loss to Robin Haase at the Gerry Weber Open. He was beaten in the semifinals by eventual champion Rafael Nadal in straight sets. At the Paris Masters, he outlasted Nicolas Mahut in a marathon, winning 9–7 in the third set tiebreak, before falling to Roger Federer in straight sets in the second round.
At Wimbledon, he defeated three top-30 players, including 2014 Wimbledon semi-finalist Grigor Dimitrov, 2014 Wimbledon quarterfinalist Nick Kyrgios and 2015 French Open Champion Stanislas Wawrinka. To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended. , As a junior, Gasquet posted a 44–7 career singles record and a 10–4 career doubles record. Upon release, he flicks his wrist and produces a large follow-through and finish, often above the head, due to the need to impart extreme topspin.
Gasquet started his 2014 season in the Qatar Exxon Mobil Open in Doha, where he was the defending champion. He was defeated by Alexander Zverev (Mischa Zverev's younger brother) in the quarterfinals, despite winning the first set. He also performs many harder, rarer shots in today's game such as the drive volley, half-volley and occasionally serve-and-volleys. In 2004, he reached his first ATP Tour singles final in Metz, losing to his countryman Jérôme Haehnel in straight sets. Hе wаѕ ѕоmеhоw linked tо French Business mаn Arnaud Lagardere but hiѕ partner iѕ Belgian model Jade Foret . At the French Open, Gasquet, seeded ninth, ousted fifth seed Kei Nishikori in four sets in the fourth round to reach his first French Open singles quarterfinal, where he lost to second seed Andy Murray in four sets. Gasquet triumphed in a thriller, outlasting the great Swiss and sealing the win in the deciding tiebreaker with a backhand down-the-line, the shot that was to become his trademark. eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'fabwags_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_1',137,'0','0'])); Currently ranking at number 9 as of August this year is 27-year-old French tennis player Richard Gasquet! He then breezed through his second-round match against Guillermo García-López, before falling to Rafael Nadal in the third round. Like his forehand, he winds up very far backwards with a big circular take-back, with his left hand supporting the take-back. Now that the idea has been implemented, it would be interesting to see what the players have to say. On 18 June, his 19th birthday, he won his first ATP Tour singles title beating Max Mirnyi in the final of the Nottingham Open in England on grass. Roger Federer, who just ended his 2020 season, was one of those players. But Verdasco was not without his early successes. Having struggled to find any form after his comeback during the clay season, Gasquet went out in the second round of the French Open to David Nalbandian. Coached by Riccardo Piatti, Gasquet kicked off his 2012 season by competing at the 2012 Hopman Cup alongside top-10 WTA pro Marion Bartoli. But Gasquet managed just one set in what were surely the four biggest matches of his career, winning the first set in Paris before losing in four to Murray. The Hottest Wives and Girlfriends in Sports, September 4, 2013 by L.A Girl Leave a Comment. But ассоrding tо French magazine Lе Point, Richard wаѕ hаving аn affair with thе thеn 46-year-old married man! Gasquet played his first tournament of the year in Doha.
As a result, he became the youngest French player ever to defeat a world No.