Michael Llodra Bio

  • Began playing tennis at age six
  • Father Michel was a professional footballer who played four years with top French team Paris Saint-Germain
  • Mother, Sylvaine
  • Has one older brother Yann
  • Favourite football team is Paris Saint-Germain, favourite player is countryman David Ginola
  • At age 13 or 14, practised with George Deniau, coach of Forget and Hlasek, who taught him to serve and volley
  • Grass is favourite surface
  • Doubles finalist at Wimbledon juniors in 1998 (w/Ram) and 1997 US Open juniors (w/Lisnard)
  • Wife, Camille (married Sept. 9, 2003); daughters, Manon (born Mar. 23, 2004), Louise (July 5, 2012); son, Teo (born Sept. 5, 2007)
  • Previously coached by Emmanuel Planque, Guillaume Raoux, Remi Barbarin and Fred Decan.
Biographical information from ATP. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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