Gilles Simon Bio, Wiki, Facts, Weight, Height, Age, Measurements, Net Worth, Career, Wife & Children

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Who is Gilles Simon ?

Gilles Simon was born on 27 December 1984. He is a French professional tennis player.

He has a career-high ATP singles ranking 6 attained on 5 January 2009. He turned professional in 2002 and has won 12 singles titles on the ATP World Tour.

He was born in Nice but grew up in Fontenay-sous-Bois, outside Paris.

His mother was a doctor and his father worked in the insurance industry.

Supported by his parents, he started playing tennis at the age of six. Owing to a growth delay that runs in the family, he was shorter than most children of his age during his early teenage years.

This is the reason he cites Michael Chang as a major influence, as his comparatively small frame proved that size was not an important factor in playing tennis.

Together with his partner Carine Lauret, Simon has two sons: Timothée and Valentin.Timothée was born four weeks prematurely, while Simon was competing in the 2010 US Open.

Simon has admitted to liking to play video games, especially Virtual Tennis as a hobby.

Who is Gilles Simon Dating ?

According to our records, Gilles Simon is possibly single.

Gilles Simon has been in a relationship with Carine Lauret.

What is Gilles Simon Net Worth ?

Gilles Simon is a French professional tennis player. He has a career-high ATP singles ranking 6 attained on 5 January 2009. He turned professional in 2002 and has won 12 singles titles on the ATP World Tour.

He has an estimated net worth of $17 Million.

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Quick Facts

  • Weight: 152 lbs (59 kg)
  • Height: 6′ (1.83 m)
  • Shoe Size/Feet Size: 11 (US)
  • Star Sign: Capricorn
  • Net Worth: $17 Million
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Light Brown
  • Date Of Birth: 27 December 1984
  • Birth Place: Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France
  • Nicknames: Gillou, Poussin
  • Nationality: French
  • Race or Ethnicity: White
  • Spouse: Carine Lauret
  • Parents: Daniel Simon, Mireille Simon
  • Children: Timothée Simon
  • Siblings: Jean-Marie Simon (Brother)

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