Pro Tennis Internet Network

Benoit Paire

© Getty Images

Benoit Paire
  • Age: 25 (08.05.1989)
  • Birthplace: Avignon, France
  • Residence: Avignon, France
  • Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
  • Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed
  • Turned Pro: 2007
  • Coach: Thomas Paire
97 Singles Ranking
France

France

As of 29.09.2014
S D
Ranking Week Change W-L Titles Prize Money
2014

Current

97
8 10-19 0 $394,564
Career

High

24

12.08.2013

74-89 0 $2,238,195

Singles & Doubles combined

2014

Current

1144
315 0-6 0 $23,813
Career

High

84

05.08.2013

14-40 1 $2,238,195

Singles & Doubles combined

Plays with a two-handed backhand...Started playing tennis aged six with his father, who used to work at a mini-tennis club next  to their house...Father, Philippe, works at the SNCF (French railway system); mother, Eliane, works for the local government of the Vaucluse; one brother, Thomas, is a tennis coach...Favourite surface is clay...Favourite shot is backhand...Idol growing up was Marat Safin...Favourite hobby is to watch football and is a huge supporter of the Olympique de Marseille...If he wasn't a tennis player he would have loved to play football...Favourite tennis memory is appearing at 2010 US Open...Nickname is "La Tige" ("the stalk") because he's tall and thin.

Find a Player

Get Closer To Benoit

  • Twitter

© Getty Images

FEDEX ATP HEAD 2 HEAD

Compare PAIRE with:

PLATINUM PARTNERS


Get Your ATP
Fan Credential

  • Insider News
  • Daily Results
  • Mobile Alerts
  • Ticket Offers

© Copyright 1994 - 2014 ATP Tour, Inc. All Rights Reserved. No part of this site may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any way or by any means (including photocopying, recording or storing it in any medium by electronic means), without the written permission of ATP Tour, Inc.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Enable Mobile

EmailDeliciousDeliciousDiggDiggFacebookFacebookMixxMixxRedditRedditStumbleUponStumbleUpon