Federer, Nadal advance, Robredo upset

WIMBLEDON, England, June 28 (UPI) -- Eleventh-seeded Tommy Robredo was a straight-set upset victim Thursday, becoming the only top 16 seed not to advance to Wimbledon's third round.

Federer opens Wimbledon against Russian

WIMBLEDON, England, June 22 (UPI) -- Roger Federer's attempt at a fifth consecutive Wimbledon championship begins against a player who's never played in tennis's highest profile event.

Two-time champion Gasquet wins

NOTTINGHAM, England, June 18 (UPI) -- Two-time defending champion Richard Gasquet of France was among the first-round tennis winners Monday at The Nottingham Open.

Nadal takes second-round win at Artois

LONDON, June 13 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Rafael Nadal, in his first grass-court action of the year, posted a straight-set victory Wednesday at the $900,000 Artois Championships in London.

Roddick, Ljubicic claim second-round wins

LONDON, June 12 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Andy Roddick and No. 5 Ivan Ljubicic both won Tuesday and advanced to the third round of the $900,000 Artois Championships in London. Roddick, who won the tournament three consecutive years from 2003-2005, swept past Radek Stepanek 6-4, 6-4

Berdych wins again at the BMW Open

MUNICH, Germany, May 4 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic Friday beat Nicolas Devilder 6-4, 6-0, in the quarterfinals of the BMW Open Tennis Tournament in Munich.

Berdych reaches BMW quarterfinals

MUNICH, Germany, May 3 (UPI) -- Second seed Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic was among Thursday's second-round winners at the clay-court BMW Open Tennis Tournament at Munich, Germany.

Top-seeded Haas ousted at Munich

MUNICH, Germany, May 1 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Tommy Haas was ousted in straight sets Tuesday in the first round of the $416,000 BMW Open clay-court tennis tournament in Munich, Germany. Haas was shoved out by Sebastien Grosjean, who posted a solid 6-4, 6-4 victory over the world's No. 11-r

Three top seeds bumped from Morocco

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 27 (UPI) -- Top-seeds Dominik Hrbaty and Jose Acasuso were upset Friday in quarterfinal play at the $400,000 Grand Prix Hassan II tennis tournament in Morocco.

Hrbaty leads winners in Morocco

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 27 (UPI) -- Former runner-up Dominik Hrbaty of Slovakia Thursday beat wild card Slimane Saoudi in the second round of the Grand Prix Hassan II in Casablanca, Morocco.

Grojean advances in Casablanca tennis

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 25 (UPI) -- Unseeded Sebastien Grosjean upset No. 6 Arnaud Clement Wednesday and moved into the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II tennis tournament in Morocco.

Fish ousted in Houston

HOUSTON, April 12 (UPI) -- Defending champion Mardy Fish lost his second round match at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships to Argentine Mariano Zabaleta in straight sets.

France, Russia in 1-1 Davis Cup tie

MOSCOW, April 6 (UPI) -- Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu upset Russian Nikolay Davydenko Friday, giving France a 1-1 tie after the first day of their Davis Cup quarterfinal. Mathieu lost just three games in the second and third sets in defeating Davydenko, the world's No. 4 playe

More dropouts at Rotterdam tennis

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- The 2007 ATP AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam, Netherlands, has lost two more players to injuries or illness.

Nalbandian takes Australian five setter

MELBOURNE, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Eighth-seeded David Nalbandian rallied from two sets down Saturday before advancing to the fourth round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
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Sebastien Grosjean
Thomas Johansson of Sweden gets ready to serve to Sebastien Grosjean of France before being defeated by him during the US Open on September 1, 2005 in New York City. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)

Infobox last updated on: January 29, 2008.

Sébastien René Grosjean (pronounced ) (born May 29, 1978, Marseille, France) is a professional tennis player from France. His career-high ATP Entry ranking is No. 4 (achieved on October 28, 2002).

Grosjean joined the professional tour in 1996. In 2003 and 2004 he reached the final of the Queen's London Tournament. In the same two years, he also reached the semi-finals of Wimbledon. He finished 2001 as the No. 1 player from his country and for the first time in the top 10 becoming the first Frenchman to finish a year in the top 10 since Cédric Pioline in 1993. In 2001, Grosjean won the Davis Cup with the French team.

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