Born in Beziers, France in 1986, Richard Gasquet began playing tennis at age four with his parents Francis and Maryse who ran a tennis club in Serignan.
Debuting his professional tennis career in 2002, Gasquet was the youngest player to qualify for a Tennis Masters event, and has since won 14 ATP singles titles.
Birthplace: BEZIERS, FRANCE
Turned Pro: 2002
Coach: THIERRY CHAMPION AND SERGI BRUGUERA
Residence: NEUCHATEL, SWITZERLAND
Plays: RIGHT-HANDED, ONE-HANDED BACKHAND