Originally Posted by delsa
Who's Jean-François Bachelot? Never heard of him.
He is an ex-french hope, who made big improvements between his 15-17 y-o. He won the french youngsters championship 2 times in a row (the 15/16 and 17/18 y-o) and was compared to a new Leconte at that time.
I don't really know why he never made a real breakthrough from that time (work, motivation, mental issue
) but when I saw him play as a teen I found him very talented. I guess he's neither the first nor the last though.