Benoit Paire

Manic Monday at Wimbledon Features Round of 16 Matches

July 9, 2017

Today is a quiet day at SW19. The lush lawns at the All England Club are showing a bit of wear and tear after a week of heavy use and could use a breather. They will get just that, a one-day respite from play on this middle Sunday of the Wimbledon fortnight. But come tomorrow, […]

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Rublev Topples Paire to Reach Finals of Mouilleron Le Captif Challenger

November 12, 2016

Russian teenager Andrey Rublev withstood 22 aces from big-serving Benoit Paire to upset the top-seeded Frenchman 6-3, 7-6 (13) in the semifinals of the Mouilleron Le Captif Challenger Saturday afternoon. The 19-year-old Rublev, playing with aggressive abandon and ice in his veins, saved nine of nine break points, while never losing his serve and breaking […]

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Gasquet Dispatches Olivetti to Reach Open Sud de France Semifinals

February 7, 2014

Top-seeded Frenchman Richard Gasquet ended the hopes of big-serving qualifier Albano Olivetti, defeating his fellow countryman 6-4, 6-2 Friday night to advance to the semifinals of the Open Sud de France in Montpellier. Gasquet’s superb shotmaking and all-court coverage were too much for the 6-foot-8 Olivetti, who had 13 aces, but failed to force a […]

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