French tennis star Gael Monfils has hired Gunter Bresnik, the former coach of US Open champion Dominic Thiem. Monfils has additionally brought on Richard Ruckelshausen as a part of his new coaching team.
Gael Monfils, a former World No. 6, is presently ranked No. 11 on the planet. Whereas there was no official remark from the Frenchman concerning the new appointments, the ATP website has listed both Bresnik and Ruckelshausen as his coaches.
Bresnik was seen with Monfils on the following courts of Dubai earlier this month. In a recent interview, Bresnik talked about that Monfils had educated with him through the low season, however did not affirm whether or not it was a proper or long-term association.
La collaboration entre Gaël Monfils et Günter Bresnik officialisée. Les deux hommes étaient déjà ensemble à Dubaï début janvier. L'ex coach de Dominic Thiem n'est pas à Melbourne, c'est Richard Ruckelshausen qui s'occupe du Français en Australie. pic.twitter.com/HXntyydS21
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