Jean-René Lisnard

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Jean-René Lisnard
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Country (sports)  Monaco
 France (before 2006)
Residence Monte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1979-09-25) 25 September 1979 (age 39)
Cannes, France
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 1997
Retired 2013
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,142,109
Career record 52–87
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 84 (27 January 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2005)
French Open 2R (2001, 2003)
Wimbledon 2R (2005)
US Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2011)
Career record 6–18
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 171 (10 September 2007)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 2R (1999, 2000)

Jean-René Lisnard (born 25 September 1979) 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.

Tennis career[edit]

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

He reached his career-high singles ranking of World No. 84 in January 2003. His current doubles ranking is 400 with his highest rank being 171 on 10 September 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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