Richard Gasquet

Born: September 18, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Beziers, France
Nationality: France French

Current Rank (May 23): No. 12 (2,725 points)
Richard Gasquet returns the ball to Michal Przysiezny during their second round match of the French Open on May 31, 2013
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Andy Murray goes for a backhand during his French Open fourth round meeting with John Isner at Roland Garros on May 29, 2016
Andy Murray's quarter-final postponed
Rain in Paris means that Andy Murray will not take on Richard Gasquet in the French Open quarter-finals until tomorrow.
16:32
Torrential rain hits the French Open on May 28, 2016
Heavy rain forces day nine of French Open to be abandoned
Day nine of the French Open is cancelled due to rain.
May 30, 15:40
Richard Gasquet in action during his French Open meeting with Kei Nishikori in Paris on May 29, 2016
Result: Richard Gasquet sets up Andy Murray meeting
Richard Gasquet overcomes Kei Nishikori in four sets to book a French Open quarter-final date with Andy Murray.
May 29, 19:44
Andy Murray goes for a backhand during his French Open fourth round meeting with John Isner at Roland Garros on May 29, 2016
Result: Andy Murray eases in quarter-finals at Roland Garros
Andy Murray books his place in the quarter-finals of the French Open courtesy of a straight-sets victory in a rain-affected match against John Isner.
May 29, 18:19
Kei Nishikori in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Result: Kei Nishikori holds off Fernando Verdasco fightback
Fifth seed Kei Nishikori holds off a fightback from Fernando Verdasco to progress through to the fourth round of the French Open.
May 27, 17:18
Richard Gasquet in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Result: Richard Gasquet sees off Nick Kyrgios challenge
Richard Gasquet books his place in the fourth round of the French Open with a straight-sets victory over Nick Kyrgios.
May 27, 16:37
Richard Gasquet reacts after beating Bjorn Fratangelo at the French Open in Paris on May 25, 2016
Result: Richard Gasquet into round three at French Open
Richard Gasquet sets up a meeting with Nick Kyrgios in round three of the French Open, having defeated Bjorn Fratangelo 6-1 7-6(3) 6-3.
May 25, 16:39
Dominic Thiem plays a forehand in his match against Roger Federer on day five of the Italian Open on May 12, 2016
Result: Roger Federer dumped out in Rome by Dominic Thiem
World number two Roger Federer is out of the Italian Open after suffering a 7-6(2) 6-4 defeat to Dominic Thiem in Rome.
May 12, 13:05
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his men's singles final match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa during day seven of the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on June 21, 2015
Andy Murray part of star-studded lineup to compete at Queen's in June
Defending champion Andy Murray will join 16 of the world's top 30 players to compete at Queen's next month.
May 3, 18:09
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning the first set in his men's singles match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
Result: Richard Gasquet claims Open Sud de France title
Richard Gasquet successfully defends the Open Sud de France title with a straight-sets win over Paul-Henri Mathieu.
Feb 7, 17:35
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain hits a forehand during the singles match against David Goffin of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Britain's Kyle Edmund grabs place in main draw of Australian Open
Great Britain's Davis Cup winner Kyle Edmund moves into the main draw for the Australian Open after Richard Gasquet withdraws with a back injury.
Dec 29, 12:47
Britain's Andy Murray returns the ball to Spain's David Ferrer during their semi-final tennis match at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tennis tournament in Paris on November 7, 2015.
Andy Murray pleased with "high-risk" win over David Ferrer in Paris semi-final
Andy Murray states his pleasure at the manner of his victory over David Ferrer in their Paris Masters semi-final, in which the Scotsman played "high-risk" tennis.
Nov 7, 15:17
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his match against Bernard Tomic of Australia during Day Three of the Davis Cup Semi Final match between Great Britain and Australia at Emirates Arena on September 20, 2015
Andy Murray not concerned after suffering back problems in Paris Masters match
Andy Murray says that his back problems should not affect his participation in the upcoming ATP World Tour Finals and Davis Cup final.
Nov 6, 18:57
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Result: Andy Murray holds off Richard Gasquet to reach Paris Masters semi-finals
Andy Murray reaches the Paris Masters semi-finals for the first time in his career after a three-set win against Richard Gasquet.
Nov 6, 15:54
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning the first set in his men's singles match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
Result: Richard Gasquet through to quarters of Paris Masters as Kei Nishikori retires
Richard Gasquet is through to the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters after Kei Nishikori retires with an injury.
Nov 5, 12:49
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Result: Andy Murray annihilates David Goffin in Paris Masters third round
Andy Murray loses just one game on his way to a third-round victory over David Goffin at the Paris Masters.
Nov 5, 10:37
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates match point in his Gentlemen's Singles Fourth Round match against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2015
Result: Richard Gasquet overcomes Leonardo Mayer in Paris
Number 10 seed Richard Gasquet takes one hour and 15 minutes to beat Leonardo Mayer in the second round of the Paris Masters.
Nov 4, 14:06
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates his victory following the sixth day of the Swiss Indoors ATP 500 tennis tournament against Jack Sock of US at St Jakobshalle on October 31, 2015 in Basel, Switzerland.
Result: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal to meet in Basel final
Roger Federer will meet Rafael Nadal in the final of the Swiss Indoors after both players came through their last-four matches on Saturday.
Oct 31, 17:56
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates a point during the Swiss Indoors ATP 500 tennis tournament opening match against Lukas Rosol of Czech Republic at St Jakobshalle on October 26, 2015 in Basel, Switzerland.
Result: Rafael Nadal secures place in Basel semi-finals with comeback win over Marin Cilic
Rafael Nadal defeats Marin Cilic in three sets by coming from behind to secure his place in the semi-finals of the ATP 500 Basel.
Oct 30, 23:08
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning the first set in his men's singles match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
Result: Richard Gasquet squeezes past Ivo Karlovic to reach Basel semi-finals
Richard Gasquet saves a match point on his way to a closely-fought 6-4 6-7(2) 7-6(6) victory over Ivo Karlovic in the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors in Basel.
Oct 30, 16:08
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning the first set in his men's singles match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
Result: Richard Gasquet advances to Swiss Indoors last eight after beating Dominic Thiem
Richard Gasquet advances to the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors championship after defeating Dominic Thiem 7-6 6-4 in Basel.
Oct 29, 20:10
Jack Sock returns a forehand to Denis Kudla during the BB&T Atlanta Open at Atlantic Station on July 30, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Result: Jack Sock upsets Gilles Simon at Stockholm Open
Jack Sock causes an upset in the quarter-finals of the Stockholm Open with a 7-5 7-6(5) victory over third seed Gilles Simon.
Oct 23, 16:00
Bernard Tomic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: Bernard Tomic overcomes Richard Gasquet to reach Shanghai Masters quarters
World number nine Richard Gasquet's Shanghai Masters campaign comes to an end before the quarter-final stage following defeat to Bernard Tomic.
Oct 15, 17:36
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates wildly after breaking serve during his Quarter Final match against Kei Nishikori of Japan on Day Six of The Internazionali BNL d'Italia 2015 at the Foro Italico on May 15, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic deals with Feliciano Lopez to reach Shanghai quarter-finals
Novak Djokovic books his place in the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals with a 6-2 6-3 victory over Spain's Feliciano Lopez.
Oct 15, 10:58
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning the first set in his men's singles match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
Result: Richard Gasquet advances at Shanghai Open
Richard Gasquet gets the better of Vasek Pospisil in three sets to advance at the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 14, 14:55
Richard Gasquet of France waves to the crowd after victory in his Gentlemen’s Singles Third Round match against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria during day five of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on J
Result: Richard Gasquet overcomes Gilles Muller to reach second round of Shanghai Masters
Richard Gasquet progresses into the second round of the Shanghai Masters with a straight-sets win over Gilles Muller.
Oct 13, 09:52
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Video: Justin Timberlake dances during change-over in Roger Federer's US Open match
Justin Timberlake and talkshow host Jimmy Fallon dance to Beyonce's 'Single Ladies' during a change-over in Roger Federer's match at the US Open.
Sep 10, 16:26
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Kevin Anderson admits to "tough lesson" after US Open defeat
Kevin Anderson admits that he learned a "tough lesson" in his US Open quarter-final defeat to Stanislas Wawrinka.
Sep 10, 05:59
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Roger Federer: 'Stanislas Wawrinka will produce his best'
Roger Federer is certain that Stanislas Wawrinka will produce his best form when they meet in the US Open semi-finals.
Sep 10, 04:39
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Result: Roger Federer thumps Richard Gasquet to book Stanislas Wawrinka semi in New York
Roger Federer beats Richard Gasquet in straight sets to book a US Open semi-final date with fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka.
Sep 10, 01:50
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Result: Stanislas Wawrinka brushes aside Kevin Anderson to reach US Open semi-final
Stanislas Wawrinka crushes first-time Grand Slam quarter-finalist Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 6-0 to reach the last-four stage of the US Open.
Sep 10, 01:25
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Live Commentary: Roger Federer vs. Richard Gasquet - as it happened
Follow live text coverage of Stanislas Wawrinka and Kevin Anderson as they battle for a spot in the US Open semi-finals.
Sep 10, 00:06
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Result: Roger Federer overcomes John Isner to reach US Open quarter-finals
Roger Federer advances to the quarter-finals of the US Open by beating 13th seed John Isner in straight sets.
Sep 8, 04:57
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning his Gentlemens Singles Quarter Final match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during day nine of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2015
Result: Richard Gasquet rallies to defeat Tomas Berdych and advance to US Open quarters
Number 12 seed Richard Gasquet defeats Tomas Berdych in four sets to seal his place in the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 8, 04:50
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates winning his Gentlemens Singles Quarter Final match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during day nine of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2015
Result: Richard Gasquet makes light work of Bernard Tomic
Richard Gasquet progresses through to the US Open fourth round after outclassing Bernard Tomic at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 5, 17:45
Bernard Tomic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Bernard Tomic: It was a "privilege" to play Lleyton Hewitt
Bernard Tomic reveals that it was an "emotional" occasion for him to play Lleyton Hewitt in the 34-year-old's final match at the US Open.
Sep 4, 02:20
Bernard Tomic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: Bernard Tomic defeats Lleyton Hewitt in five-set epic at US Open
Bernard Tomic overcomes a strong challenge from Lleyton Hewitt to secure his place in the third round of the US Open in a five-set epic.
Sep 4, 02:03
Richard Gasquet of France celebrates match point in his Gentlemen's Singles Fourth Round match against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2015
Result: Richard Gasquet records comeback win over Robin Haase at US Open
Number 12 seed Richard Gasquet defeats Robin Haase in four sets to earn his place in the third round of the US Open.
Sep 4, 01:56
Thanasi Kokkinakis in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Thanasi Kokkinakis frustrated by retirement
Thanasi Kokkinakis admits that he cannot explain his first-round retirement in the US Open after withdrawing from his match with Richard Gasquet.
Sep 2, 02:17
Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis pose ahead of their doubles match at the Australian Open on January 22, 2015
Thanasi Kokkinakis: 'I'm past Nick Kyrgios sledge'
Thanasi Kokkinakis insists that he has moved on from Nick Kyrgios's sledge towards Stanislas Wawrinka at the Rogers Cup last month.
Sep 2, 01:27