Granby seems really to receive Arno
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"I'm worst than 10 years ago," warns the affable athlete, joined outside the Newport tournament. Even if he says he doesn't know Granby and his tournament, he is eager to come in French territory.
"The only experience I have in Quebec is the Montreal tournament where I've always been really well received," says he. In the event if he knows a good week, the veteran of 33 years will have no difficulty to found in Granby full of supporters.
On April 2, 2001, Arnaud Clement reached the 10th , a position he could maintain only during two weeks, but he still had most of the year 2001 between the 10th and 18th rank. At the time, the world ranking was dominated by Safin, Kuerten, Agassi and Sampras.
I his career, he has four titles on the ATP. His last two coronations back to 2006, when he was crowned champion in Washington and Marseille. His greatest feat, however, remains his presence in the grand final of Australian Open, a Grand Slam tournament. He lost in three sets against none other than the famous Andre Agassi.
Since then, the athlete's native Aix-en-Provence has struggled with injuries and some poor results that have pushed beyond the top 100 worldwide. We told him the story of Xavier Malisse, a former 19th, pushed beyond the 400th row before winning the Challenger in Granby and begin a slow recovery until the 39th place in the world today. "If Granby can revive my career, I'll take it with pleasure!", He responded by emphasizing his simple joy of playing.
"I take pleasure in playing. There are times when I have a sore shoulder and I have less fun to play, but I take a lot of fun working and I'm sure I can refind a very good level, "says tennis player.
What we can expect in the field. A good server? A player from the baseline? An artist of the service volley ? "I do not know yet, I do not know the playing conditions in Granby, but I try to mix a little of everything. I do not have big arms, so I try to do everything not too bad! "Said he.