ARTICLES RELATING TO GILLES SIMON

Veteran Simon beats ailing Medvedev to reach Queen's final

2019-06-22 18:43

Gilles Simon is one victory away from becoming the first French winner of Queen's after coming from a set down to beat Daniil Medvedev.

Simon beats Paire, faces Anderson next at Maharashtra Open

2019-01-03 21:00

Defending champion Gilles Simon overcame tough resistance from fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire to reach the semi-finals of the ATP Maharashtra Open.

Experience tells as Simon brushes past Albot

2018-09-22 17:16

Frenchman Gilles Simon reached his 21st career final when he beat the Moldovan Radu Albot in two sets (6-3, 6-1) in the Metz Open on Saturday.

Thiem wins title in Lyon ahead of French Open

2018-05-26 18:05

Austrian Dominic Thiem has warmed up for the French Open by beating Gilles Simon to win the ATP Tour event in Lyon.

France batter Japan in Davis Cup singles

2017-02-03 11:01

France took an early stranglehold on their Davis Cup first-round tie against Japan as Richard Gasquet and Gilles Simon dominated.

Thiem struggles past Simon into final

2016-09-24 17:38

World number 10 Dominic Thiem has beaten France's Gilles Simon to qualify for the ATP Metz final after a come-from-behind win.

Simon threatened to sue Wimbledon over wet grass

2016-06-30 19:08

Fuming Gilles Simon threatened to sue Wimbledon officials for making him play on potentially dangerous wet grass.

Djokovic's Paris love affair continues

2015-11-05 17:18

Novak Djokovic defeated Gilles Simon in straight sets to record his 19th straight win at the Paris Masters.

Simon pulls out of Nice event

2015-05-20 16:09

Top-seeded Gilles Simon withdrew from the Open de Nice, casting doubts on his participation at the French Open.

France qualify for Davis Cup quarters

2015-03-07 16:14

France qualified for the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup after taking an unassailable lead over Germany in Frankfurt.

 

Anderson exits Queen's after Round 2 defeat

2019-06-20 14:28

South Africa's Kevin Anderson has lost to Frenchman Gilles Simon in the second round of the Queen's Club grass court event.

French veteran Simon makes Metz his 14th title

2018-09-23 20:00

French veteran Gilles Simon overcame a shaky opening set on his way to winning a 14th career singles title with victory over German qualifier Matthias Bachinger in Metz.

Simon finally beats Gasquet to reach Metz last 4

2018-09-21 20:43

Gilles Simon finally managed to beat his fellow Frenchman Richard Gasquet at the ninth attempt with a victory in the Metz quarter-finals.

Kevin Anderson back to winning ways

2017-10-02 10:39

South Africa’s Kevin Anderson has reached the second round of the Japan Open with a straight sets win over Frenchman Gilles Simon.

Simon beats drizzle claims Kooyong 3rd place

2017-01-13 10:04

Gilles Simon got what he described as a taste of home as he overcame drizzle to defeat Bernard Tomic for a third-place finish at the Kooyong Classic.

Goffin cruises, Simon pushed in Metz

2016-09-22 19:39

Second seed David Goffin eased into the ATP Metz Open quarter-finals but fourth seed Gilles Simon was made to work hard.

Djokovic wins Simon epic to reach quarters

2016-01-24 11:45

Novak Djokovic needed five sets before finally putting away Gilles Simon to reach the quarter-final of the Australian Open.

Home hopes look slim at French Open

2015-05-23 14:14

French hopes of a first male singles champion at the French Open since Yannick Noah in 1983 are looking slim this year.

Simon downs Sock in Rome

2015-05-11 15:41

Gilles Simon took advantage of a few key double-faults by Jack Sock and rallied to a win in the opening round of the Italian Open.

Simon tops Monfils in Marseille

2015-02-23 10:39

Gilles Simon won the Marseille Open title for the second time, beating fellow Frenchman Gael Monfils in the final.

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