Jean-René Lisnard

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Jean-René Lisnard
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Country  Monaco
 France (before 2006)
Residence Monte Carlo
Born (1979-09-25) September 25, 1979 (age 34)
Cannes, France
Turned pro 1997
Plays Right-handed
Singles
Career record 49–81
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 84 (January 27, 2003)
Current ranking No. 349 (October 17, 2011)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2005)
French Open 2R (2001, 2003)
Wimbledon 2R (2005)
US Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2011)
Doubles
Career record 6–18
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 121 (September 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 2R (1999, 2000)
Jean-René Lisnard
Medal record
Competitor for  Monaco
Men's Tennis
Games of the Small States of Europe
Gold 2007 Monaco Singles
Gold 2007 Monaco Doubles
Gold 2009 Cyprus Singles
Gold 2009 Cyprus Doubles

Jean-René Lisnard (born September 25, 1979 in Cannes, France) is a professional tennis player who represents Monaco, and formerly France. He has been a member of the Monaco Davis Cup team since 2007. He is, to date, the only Monegasque tennis player to have won a match in the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament.

Lisnard plays right-handed, and turned professional in 1997.

As of May 26, 2008, Lisnard was 228th in the ATP singles rankings; however, on January 27, 2003, he reached his career-high singles ranking of World No. 84. His current doubles ranking is 400 with his highest rank being 171 on September 10, 2007.

In May at the 2009 French Open he lost his first-round match to Israeli player Dudi Sela 6–4, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3.

Lisnard qualified for the main draw of the 2011 US Open and defeated Olivier Rochus of Belgium in straight sets to advance to the second round. He lost to Germany's Florian Mayer in straight sets in the second round.

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