Gael Monfils reveals what he really thinks of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal
Tennis star Monfils boast a W6 L22 combined record against Federer and Nadal.
The pair have won each of the last five Grand Slam tournaments.
Federer claimed his 20th major with victory at the Australian Open last month, while Nadal remains the world No 1.
Monfils is in action at the Ecuador Open this week, where he is set to play Norway’s Casper Ruud in the second round.
And the Frenchman was all praise for his two counterparts when asked about Federer and Nadal in his pre-tournament press conference.
“Definitely Roger must be called the gentleman of tennis,” Monfils said.
“We're not... read more
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