Stefanos Tsitsipas and Gael Monfils are about to kickstart their season in Brisbane where they will play the inaugural ATP Cup. Even if they compete in the same city, the Greek and the Frenchman are in 2 different groups. In fact, Team Greece is in Group F while Team France is in Group A.
Stefanos has recently disclosed that Gael is one of his best friends and he was more than happy to train with him in Queensland. The ATP shared on facebook a nice video of them training furiously.
That sound off the racquet 🤩The boys are back & a new season is coming!Stefanos Tsitsipas | Gael Monfils Tennis
Posted by ATP Tour on Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Tsitsipas and Shapovalov H2H
Stefanos has just reached the final at the prestigious Mubadala World Tennis Championship before losing a thriller against the great Rafael Nadal. The Greek will commence his season against Denis Shapovalov that has a positive head to head against Stefanos (4-1 counting also their junior matches).
Monfils and Garin H2H
Gael will take on Christian Garin (Chile) the 4th of January in his first match of the season. This will be the first time that they face each other.
Stefanos Tsitsipas’s ranking and performance in 2020
Ranked no.6, the Greek played his last match on the 17th of November when he defeated Dominic Thiem 6-76 6-2 7-64 in the final in London to win his 4th career title.
Gael Monfils’s ranking and performance in 2020
Now the world no.10, the French Player played his last match on the 19th of November when he was defeated by Yoshihito Nishioka 7-5 6-2 in the Rubber 2 in Davis Cup.
Stefanos Tsitsipas and Gael Monfils played each other 3 times. The head to head is 2-1 for Tsitsipas.
The last time that they competed against each other, Stefanos Tsitsipas won 4-6 7-64 7-64 in the semifinal in Dubai (Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships) in March 2019.