Source : Eurosport
Without playing, Gael Monfils validates yesterday his ticket to London Masters. He will join the seven other best players of the season from the 13 to 20 November.
Sitting at the end of his sofa, the sixth players at the Race watched his rivals’ defeat. Whith their defeat in Bale Masters and Vienna Masters, David Goffin and Dominique Thiem left the French player contest his first Masters 1000 final. Add up withdrawal Rafael Nadal, Gael Monfils will play at the Masters 1000 in Paris without stress.
After the better season of his career, Gael Monfils announced: “It is a beautiful way of ending my best season on the ATP circuit I heard many things about Masters, every match is like a final.”
La Monf’, his nickname in France, is the fourth French player to participate in the Masters final. After Richard Gasquet, Gilles Simon and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, he will try to do better than Tsonga’s final in 2011.
Adrien Paquier IEJ 3E
Source : L’équipe