David Goffin is a Belgian professional tennis player.
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David Goffin is a Belgian professional tennis player.
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David Goffin is currently the Belgian No 1, and the first Belgian man to be ranked in the top 10.
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David Goffin's breakthrough came at the 2012 French Open, where he was a lucky loser making his major debut.
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David Goffin reached the fourth round before losing to Roger Federer in four sets.
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David Goffin has since reached four major quarterfinals, at the 2016 French Open, and the 2017 Australian Open, and the 2019 and 2022 Wimbledon Championships.
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David Goffin plays a baseline-oriented game, and he is considered to be an offensive baseliner, with accurate and powerful groundstrokes.
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David Goffin has a good forehand, which he uses to good effect and to move opponents around the court, but his two-handed backhand is his strongest shot, particularly down-the-line.
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David Goffin is one of the best returners in the game, winning 53.
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David Goffin is an excellent mover around the court as well, and excellent at retrieving tricky balls.
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David Goffin is solid at the net, but this isn't one of his major assets.
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David Goffin is sponsored by Wilson for his racquets and Asics for his clothing and footwear.
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David Goffin uses the Wilson Blade 98 18x20 Countervail racquet.
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David Goffin took part in only two junior slams, losing in the second round of the French Open and the first round of Wimbledon in 2008.
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David Goffin won four consecutive matches after qualification, eventually succumbing to Simon Greul, ranked 84, in a semifinal in straight sets.
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In 2010, David Goffin played Futures and Challenger tournaments throughout the year with varying results.
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David Goffin was eventually eliminated by third seed Roger Federer, but not before managing to win the first set.
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David Goffin received one of the wild cards for Wimbledon, and in the first round he beat 20th seed and 2011 quarterfinalist Bernard Tomic.
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David Goffin started the season by making his debut at the 2013 Brisbane International.
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David Goffin proved a challenge for Djokovic, but lost the match in straight sets.
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David Goffin did not play any tournaments in 2013 after the US Open, where he lost in the first round to Alexandr Dolgopolov.
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David Goffin had to retire in his second-round match at the Challenger event in New Caledonia, and he withdrew from qualifying for the Australian Open due to a left quadriceps injury.
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David Goffin lost the final to five-time champion Roger Federer in straight sets; however, his run to the final propelled him to a career-high ranking of No 22 in the world, a ranking with which he would finish the 2014 season.
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David Goffin's season was highlighted by being the driving force in the Belgium Davis Cup team's surprise run to the final, which they lost to Great Britain, Goffin being defeated by Andy Murray in the decisive fourth rubber after having earlier won the second rubber against Kyle Edmund.
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David Goffin reached fourth round for the first time at 2016 Australian Open, where he lost to Roger Federer in straight sets.
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David Goffin then played Fernando Verdasco and won in a close match.
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David Goffin next played Jack Sock in the second round, winning in straight sets.
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David Goffin then played world No 8 Tomas Berdych and defeated him without losing a single game.
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David Goffin's tournament ended in the quarterfinals, where he lost to Dominic Thiem in four sets.
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David Goffin was upset in the first round of the 2016 US Open, losing in four sets to 19-year-old American Jared Donaldson.
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David Goffin took part in the Tour Finals as a reserve after Gael Monfils had to withdraw due to injury.
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David Goffin was defeated by Novak Djokovic in the round-robin stage.
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David Goffin was then defeated in straight sets by Grigor Dimitrov.
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David Goffin went on to reach his second-straight final, but lost in three sets to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
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At the 2017 French Open, David Goffin was forced to retire whilst leading his third round match against Horacio Zeballos.
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David Goffin injured his right ankle when he tripped on a tarpaulin by the side of the court.
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David Goffin beat Roger Federer for the first time in his career in the semifinal, ending a six match losing streak against him.
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David Goffin started the season at the Australian Open but was upset in the second round by Julien Benneteau.
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David Goffin rebounded from this disappointing start to the year by winning both of his singles rubbers against Attila Balazs and Marton Fucsovics to help Belgium win its Davis Cup World Group first round tie against Hungary and set up a quarterfinal matchup against the United States.
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In Rotterdam, David Goffin was forced to retire from his semifinal match against Dimitrov after a ball ricocheted off his racquet and hit him in the left eye.
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David Goffin reached the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Masters, where he lost to Grigor Dimitrov.
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At Washington, David Goffin reached the quarterfinals where he was defeated by Stefanos Tsitsipas.
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David Goffin lost in the first round of the 2018 Rogers Cup to Milos Raonic.
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David Goffin then saw a good performance at the Cincinnati Masters, defeating sixth seed Kevin Anderson and fourth seed Juan Martin del Potro on his way to the semifinals facing Roger Federer, where he was forced to retire due to injury after losing the first set tiebreak.
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David Goffin began his season at the Qatar Open where in singles he was upset by Ricardas Berankis in the first round.
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David Goffin reached the third round of the Australian Open, where he lost to Daniil Medvedev.
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David Goffin had a productive grass season, reaching the quarterfinals at 's-Hertogenbosch and reaching the final of the ATP 500 event in Halle.
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David Goffin defeated Richard Gasquet in straight sets in the semifinals to reach his first Masters 1000 final.
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David Goffin started the year by representing Belgium at the first edition of the ATP Cup.
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David Goffin was eliminated in his quarterfinal match by Dan Evans, who had upset world No 1, Novak Djokovic, in the previous round.
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David Goffin started his 2022 season at the first edition of the 2022 Melbourne Summer Set 1.
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David Goffin won his sixth ATP singles title by beating Alex Molcan in the final.
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David Goffin lost in the third round to eventual finalist Alejandro Davidovich Fokina.
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David Goffin was defeated in the second round by Jenson Brooksby.
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David Goffin lost in the third round to 12th seed and world No 13, Hubert Hurkacz.
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David Goffin was forced to skip the beginning of the grass season due to a left leg injury he sustained after losing to Hurkacz at Roland Garros.
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David Goffin lost in the first round to world No 1 and eventual finalist, Daniil Medvedev.
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David Goffin lost in the quarterfinals to ninth seed, world No 12, and home crowd favorite, Cam Norrie.
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David Goffin played his final tournament before the final Grand slam of the year at the Winston-Salem Open.
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David Goffin lost in the first round to eventual finalist Laslo Ðere.
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Since 2018 David Goffin has been in a relationship with Stephanie Tuccitto, whom he married on 18 September 2021.
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