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Tsonga, Gasquet claim Moselle Open wins

Tsonga, Gasquet claim Moselle Open wins

METZ, France, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Top seeds Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Richard Gasquet posted straight-set wins Thursday in second-round action of the Moselle Open tennis tournament in France.

Dolgopolov takes second-rounder in France

METZ, France, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Alexandr Dolgopolov rallied for a three-set win Wednesday in a second-round match at the Moselle Open tennis tournament in France.
Muller wins two tiebreakers in advancing

Muller wins two tiebreakers in advancing

METZ, France, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Eighth-seeded Gilles Muller won a pair of tiebreakers Monday in posting a first-round win at the Moselle Open tennis tournament in France.
U.S. Open men's play rained out

U.S. Open men's play rained out

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Men's play at the U.S. Open was called off due to rain for the second straight day Wednesday, but not until players had complained of unsafe conditions.

U.S. Open men's play rained out

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Fourth-round U.S. Open men's tennis action scheduled for Tuesday was postponed due to rain.

Nadal, Roddick into round of 16 at Open

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Defending champion Rafael Nadal and American Andy Roddick each moved into the round of 16 with victories Sunday at the U.S. Open.

Fish moves nearer second straight title

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- Mardy Fish bounced back from a slow start Thursday to defeat Gilles Muller and reach the quarterfinals of the Farmers Classic.

No. 7 seed Bogomolov ousted in Atlanta

ATLANTA, July 19 (UPI) -- Seventh-seeded American Alex Bogomolov Jr. was among the casualties at the Atlanta Tennis Championships Monday, losing in the first round to Gilles Muller.

Isner wins another long match

ATLANTA, July 22 (UPI) -- No. 2 seed John Isner fired 33 aces Wednesday to outlast Gilles Muller in three sets and advance to the third round of the Atlanta Tennis Championships.

Querrey surprise loser at Delray Beach

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Christophe Rochus surprised Sam Querrey Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships.
Federer, Djokovic reach U.S. Open semis

Federer, Djokovic reach U.S. Open semis

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Roger Federer kept alive his hopes for a fifth straight U.S. Open title Thursday and Andy Roddick saw a rally come up short against Novak Djokovic.
Federer moves on to fourth round

Federer moves on to fourth round

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Four-time champion Roger Federer cruised to a straight-set victory Sunday in the U.S. Open, advancing to the fourth round.

Isner loses at Hall of Fame tennis

NEWPORT, R.I., July 8 (UPI) -- American John Isner was among Tuesday's opening-round losers at the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships.

Roddick goes after second straight title

MEMPHIS, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Andy Roddick, seeking his second straight tournament crown, posted a first-round win Wednesday at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships.
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Nikolay Davydenko serves in his match against Gilles Muller on day nine at the U.S. Open Tennis Championships at the U.S. National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York on September 2, 2008. Muller defeated Davydenko 6-4 4-6 6-3 7-6. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo)
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Gilles Müller (born May 9, 1983) is a Luxembourgish professional tennis player. He was a US Open junior champion and is the most successful male tennis player in the history of his country. He was born, raised and currently resides in Schifflange.

In 2001, the year Müller turned pro, he reached the final of the boys' singles at the 2001 Wimbledon Championships, but was defeated by Swiss Roman Valent, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3. Later that year, Müller won the boys' singles final at the 2001 US Open by defeating Taiwanese Yeu-Tzuoo Wang, 7–6, 6–2. Müller finished the year 2001 as the world's no. 1 junior.

Remarkable results against top players were Müller's victories over Andy Roddick in the first round of the 2005 US Open, over Rafael Nadal at the 2005 Wimbledon Championships, and over Andre Agassi at the semifinals of the 2004 Legg Mason Tennis Classic in Washington, D.C..

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Gilles Muller."
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