He was the runner-up at the Australian Hardcourt Junior Championships (losing to Zverev) and was 31–2 in junior events.
In April, he reached his first career Futures final at Italy No. A week later, he won his first Futures title at Great Britain No. He reached the quarterfinals of the Grenoble Challenger.
The 19-year-old Cibulkova is not the first tennis player Monfils has been linked to, before the cute Slovakian there was Frenchwoman Alize Cornet.
Slovakian women’s tennis player Dominika Cibulkova and French ATP player Gael Monfils are dating.In May, Monfils reached the semifinals of the Rome Masters, before losing to eventual champion Rafael Nadal in straight sets.En route to the semifinals, Monfils defeated former world No. He then entered the Hamburg Masters event, where he lost in straight sets to fellow teenager Andy Murray in the first round.In 2002, Monfils finished 24th at the Dutch Junior Open and won the German Junior Open (defeating Bayer). 4 junior in the world and also represented France in the junior Davis Cup as well. He improved his ATP Entry Ranking by over 700 positions.Monfils got off to a positive start in 2003 and earned his first career ATP point at the France Futures No. In October, he made his ATP debut as a wildcard entrant at the Moselle Open in Metz and, after winning his first ATP match against Xavier Malisse, reached the quarterfinals in which he lost to countryman Richard Gasquet.I’m reading that Slovakian world No.20 Dominika Cibulkova is dating Austrian tennis player Jurgen Melzer, ranked 35th in the world.When did the 19-year-old Dominika end her relationship with Gael Monfils? Anyway, Cibulkova and Melzer might have hooked up during the US Open, where they teamed up for mixed doubles.He went 14–6 in Futures and 3–5 in Challengers in 2004. 26 Sébastien Grosjean) and captured his first ATP title, while reaching two additional finals.In doubles, Monfils reached the final at France No. He reached the semifinals at the Australian Open and the quarterfinals at the French Open (with Ouanna). In the first six months, he won Challenger titles in Besançon, defeating Christophe Rochus, and Tunis (defeating Santoro), and also reached the fourth round at the Miami Masters (losing to Dominik Hrbatý) and a Grand Slam best third round appearance at Wimbledon (losing to Mario Ančić).Also, Monfils was spotted in Cibulkova’s box during her singles match against third seed Jelena Jankovic at Roland Garros.Before, in April, Monfils was seen supporting Cibulkova at the Fed Cup tie between the Slovak Republic and Uzbekistan which took place in Bratislava.