New start, new coach, new haircut and a great-looking body - Gaël is ready to kick ass in 2007.
He's got a lot of points to defend in Doha, but since he didn't do much after that last year, he'll have plenty of time to improve.
The draw is not too bad since he's not seeded:
(5)Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) vs Daniele Bracciali (ITA)
Andreas Seppi (ITA) vs Gael Monfils (FRA)
Thomas Johansson (SWE) vs Younes El Ayanoui (MAR)
(2)Ivan Ljubicic (CRO) vs Q