source: Radio 1 (Belgium)
"Christophe Rochus said after his loss yesterday evening against Frenchman Gicquel that he's totally fed up with tennis. He considers to end his carreer after this season. Christophe Rochus has been a pro for nine years long, is ranked in the top-70, but he told us that he can no longer handle the competition stress and the routine. The money is the only thing left that can motivate him at this point. Thus, exit Christophe Rochus"
I knew he didn't like his job as much as the other players, but this still comes as a surprise to me.
2000 - 4th round Australian Open (as a qualifier)
2001 - Winner Venice challenger
2003 - Final Valencia
2004 - Final Geneva, SF Cassablanca
2005 - Winner Luxembourg challenger, SF Hamburg, St. Pölten & Scottsdale
2006 - Final Rotterdam
Carreer high: 38