Jean-Christophe Faurel

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Jean-Christophe Faurel
Country (sports)France France
ResidenceSuresnes, France
Born (1981-03-06) 6 March 1981 (age 38)
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro2000
Prize money$289,530
Career record2–7
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 140 (10 April 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2006)
French Open1R (2006)
Wimbledon1R (2006)

Jean-Christophe Faurel (born 6 March 1981) is a former professional tennis player from France.[1]


Faurel was a boys' singles quarter-finalist at the 1999 Australian Open.[2]

In 2006, he appeared in three Grand Slams.[2] At the Australian Open he defeated Alexander Waske and was then beaten in the second round by 20th seed James Blake, over four sets.[2] He exited in the first round of the French Open, at the hands of Olivier Rochus and also failed to make it past the opening round in Wimbledon, losing to Gastón Gaudio.[2]

He had his best win on the ATP Tour at the 2006 Open 13, held in Marseille, where he defeated Feliciano López, the world number 38.[2]

Challenger titles[edit]

Singles: (1)[edit]

No. Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
1. 2005 Timișoara, Romania Clay Germany Jakub Záhlava 6–3, 7–5