David Goffin

Born: December 7, 1990 (age 25)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Rocourt, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Current Rank (May 2): No. 13 (2,605 points)
David Goffin of Belgium reacts during his Gentlemen's Singles first round match against Andy Murray of Great Britain on day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 23, 2014
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Kei Nishikori returns a shot to Nick Kyrgios during the semi-finals of the Miami Open on April 1, 2016
Result: Kei Nishikori sets up Miami Open final against Novak Djokovic
Kei Nishikori sets up a Miami Open final against Novak Djokovic with a 6-3 7-5 win over Nick Kyrgios.
Apr 2, 09:39
Novak Djokovic celebrates his win over David Goffin during the semi-finals of the Miami Open on April 1, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic eases past David Goffin in semi-finals of Miami Open
World number one Novak Djokovic books his spot in the final of the Miami Open with a 7-6 6-4 victory over David Goffin on Friday.
Apr 1, 22:21
Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic eases into Miami Open semi-final
World number one Novak Djokovic beats Tomas Berdych in straight sets to reach the last four of the Miami Open.
Mar 31, 09:44
David Goffin in action against Dominic Theim during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
Result: David Goffin cruises past Marin Cilic to reach Indian Wells semi-finals
David Goffin beats Marin Cilic 7-6(4) 6-2 to reach the semi-finals at Indian Wells
Mar 17, 22:54
David Goffin in action against Dominic Theim during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
David Goffin hires Thomas Johansson
Former world number seven Thomas Johansson agrees to join David Goffin's coaching team on a temporary basis.
Feb 8, 21:54
Roger Federer in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Roger Federer: 'Winning 300 Grand Slam matches is very special'
Roger Federer admits that it is "very special" to have won 300 Grand Slam matches following his triumph over Grigor Dimitrov in the third round of the Australian Open.
Jan 22, 11:08
Roger Federer in action against Grigor Dimitrov during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
Result: Roger Federer wins 300th Grand Slam match by ousting Grigor Dimitrov in Australia
Roger Federer wins his 300th Grand Slam match by beating Grigor Dimitrov to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.
Jan 22, 09:39
Captain of Great Britain Leon Smith celebrates after the win between Jamie Murray and Andy Murray of Great Britain against Nicolas Mahut and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during Day Two of the World Group Quarter Final Davis Cup match between Great Britain
Great Britain's Leon Smith: 'Preparation was key to us winning Davis Cup'
Great Britain's Davis Cup captain Leon Smith says that preparation was key to the team winning their first title for 79 years.
Nov 30, 09:57
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray pose with their trophies after the Rogers Cup on August 16, 2015
Novak Djokovic congratulates British Davis Cup-winning squad
Novak Djokovic congratulates Andy Murray and the British squad following their Davis Cup victory.
Nov 29, 16:36
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during the singles match against Ruben Bemelmans of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Leon Smith: Andy Murray is a "superstar"
Davis Cup-clinching Andy Murray is "an absolute superstar", according to Great Britain captain Leon Smith.
Nov 29, 16:23
Britain's Andy Murray (2nd R) holds up the trophy next to Britain's Jamie Murray (L) and Britain's Kyle Edmund (R) as they celebrate after winning the Davis Cup tennis final against Belgium at Flanders Expo in Ghent on November 29, 2015. Britain won the D
Result: Murray seals British Davis Cup triumph
Andy Murray beats David Goffin in straight sets to win the Davis Cup for Great Britain for the first time in 79 years.
Nov 29, 15:03
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during the singles match against Ruben Bemelmans of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Andy Murray not getting carried away as Great Britain close in on Davis Cup joy
Andy Murray admits that he is feeling nervous ahead of Sunday's Davis Cup singles clash against David Goffin, as Great Britain move to within one win of victory.
Nov 29, 10:56
David Goffin of Belguim hits shot against Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round two match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015 in New York. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit
David Goffin: 'I'm still confident of beating Great Britain in Davis Cup'
David Goffin says he is confident that Belgium can win the Davis Cup despite needing to win both singles matches on Sunday.
Nov 28, 21:39
Captain of Great Britain Leon Smith celebrates after the win between Jamie Murray and Andy Murray of Great Britain against Nicolas Mahut and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during Day Two of the World Group Quarter Final Davis Cup match between Great Britain
Leon Smith: 'It was a stressful match'
Great Britain captain Leon Smith admits that the doubles rubber against Belgium, which Andy and Jamie Murray won, was a stressful experience.
Nov 28, 17:56
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during day two of the Davis Cup Final match between Belgium and Great Britain at Flanders Expo on November 28, 2015
Andy Murray: 'Tactics key in Davis Cup doubles win'
Andy Murray says that aggressive tactics were the key reason why Great Britain won the doubles rubber against Belgium in the Davis Cup.
Nov 28, 17:33
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during day two of the Davis Cup Final match between Belgium and Great Britain at Flanders Expo on November 28, 2015
Result: Andy Murray, Jamie Murray win doubles rubber for Great Britain
Great Britain move 2-1 ahead in the Davis Cup final against Belgium after Andy and Jamie Murray win in four sets against David Goffin and Steve Darcis.
Nov 28, 17:00
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain serves during previews ahead of the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie between Croatia and Great Britain at Stadion Stella Maris on September 12, 2013
Kyle Edmund "disappointed" with David Goffin defeat
Britain's Kyle Edmund admits that he was "disappointed" to lose to Belgium's David Goffin in five sets in the first match in the Davis Cup final.
Nov 27, 20:07
Andy Murray of Great Britain hits a backhand during the men's singles match against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on day six of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 20, 2015 in London, England.
Andy Murray used Belgium crowd to his "advantage" to help win point for GB
Andy Murray says that he used the negative Belgium crowd to his "advantage" as he levelled the Davis Cup final for Great Britain by beating Ruben Bemelmans.
Nov 27, 18:43
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during the singles match against Ruben Bemelmans of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Result: Andy Murray levels Davis Cup final for Great Britain by beating Ruben Bemelmans
Andy Murray levels the Davis Cup final 1-1 for Great Britain after beating Ruben Bemelmans in straight sets.
Nov 27, 18:32
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain hits a forehand during the singles match against David Goffin of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Result: Kyle Edmund loses Davis Cup final opener to David Goffin in five-set thriller
Great Britain's Kyle Edmund loses to Belgium's David Goffin in five sets in the opening rubber of the Davis Cup final in Ghent.
Nov 27, 15:50
Andy Murray of Great Britain hits a backhand during the men's singles match against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on day six of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 20, 2015 in London, England.
Ruben Bemelmans: 'We have a plan to tackle Andy Murray in Davis Cup final'
Belgium's Ruben Bemelmans says that he and his teammates have a "clear plan" to stop Andy Murray in this week's Davis Cup final against Great Britain.
Nov 26, 14:57
Great Britain's Kyle Edmund on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Kyle Edmund, James Ward in GB Davis Cup team for final against Belgium
Kyle Edmund and James Ward are named in Great Britain's Davis Cup team alongside Andy Murray and Jamie Murray for the final against Belgium.
Nov 26, 13:15
David Goffin of Belgium serves against Simone Bolelli of Italy during his Men's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Belgium at full strength for Davis Cup final
Belgium name a full strength lineup for the Davis Cup final against Great Britain next weekend.
Nov 17, 19:46
David Goffin of Belgium serves against Simone Bolelli of Italy during his Men's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
David Goffin: "I felt tired"
David Goffin puts his heavy defeat to Andy Murray at the Paris Masters down to tiredness.
Nov 5, 15:31
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Result: Andy Murray annihilates David Goffin in Paris Masters third round
Andy Murray loses just one game on his way to a third-round victory over David Goffin at the Paris Masters.
Nov 5, 10:37
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts against Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their Men's Singles First Round match on day two of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Chris
Result: Andy Murray eases through Paris Masters opener
Andy Murray drops just three games on his way to defeating Borna Coric in the second round of the Paris Masters.
Nov 4, 15:09
David Goffin of Belguim hits shot against Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round two match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015 in New York. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit
Result: David Goffin eases through to third round of Paris Masters
Belgian player David Goffin reaches the third round of the Paris Masters with a straight-sets win over Dusan Lajovic.
Nov 4, 11:23
Andy Murray observes a ball during the second round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Andy Murray handed tough draw at Paris Masters
Andy Murray will play either Borna Coric or Fernando Verdasco in his opening match at the Paris Masters.
Oct 31, 10:36
Roger Federer celebrates defeating Stan Wawrinka in the US Open semi-final on September 11, 2015
Result: Roger Federer advances to last four in Basel with victory over David Goffin
Roger Federer defeats David Goffin in three sets to reach the last four of the ATP 500 Basel and will play Jack Sock for a place in the final.
Oct 30, 22:50
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 1, 2015
Result: Roger Federer labours past Philipp Kohlschreiber in Basel
Roger Federer reaches the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors championship with a laboured 6-4 4-6 6-4 win against Philipp Kohlschreiber.
Oct 29, 22:03
John Isner of the US hits a return to Adrian Mannarino of France during their men's singles first round match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai on October 12, 2015
Result: John Isner sees off David Goffin to progress into third round of Shanghai Masters
John Isner moves into the third round of the Shanghai Masters with a 6-3 7-6[5] victory over David Goffin in China.
Oct 14, 08:00
Andy Murray observes a ball during the second round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic in same half of draw at Shanghai Masters
Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are placed in the same half of the draw for next week's Shanghai Masters.
Oct 10, 10:12
Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut returns against Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili during their men's singles third round match on day six of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2015
Result: Roberto Bautista Agut progresses after David Goffin withdrawal
Roberto Bautista Agut sets up a fourth-round clash against Novak Djokovic after David Goffin retires injured at the US Open.
Sep 4, 23:34
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates his win over Andreas Haider-Maurer of Austria during their Men's Singles Second Round match on Day Three of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 2, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'I had to hang in there to beat Andreas Seppi'
Novak Djokovic says that he needed to "hang in there" during his straight-sets victory over Andreas Seppi at the US Open.
Sep 4, 23:12
David Goffin of Belguim hits shot against Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round two match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015 in New York. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit
Result: David Goffin battles into third round of US Open against Ricardis Berankis
David Goffin beats Ricardis Berankis in five sets to reach the third round of the US Open.
Sep 2, 19:35
David Goffin of Belgium serves against Simone Bolelli of Italy during his Men's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: David Goffin makes light work of Simone Bolelli
David Goffin is safely through to the second round of the US Open after a straight-sets victory over Simone Bolelli.
Aug 31, 17:47
Novak Djokovic of Serbia hits a return against Jack Sock of the USA during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic survives scare to see off David Goffin
Novak Djokovic survives a scare to reach the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Open after a hard-fought 6-4 2-6 6-3 win over David Goffin.
Aug 20, 20:28
Novak Djokovic of Serbia hits a return against Jack Sock of the USA during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic warms up with Benoit Paire victory in Cincinnati
Novak Djokovic eases into the third round of the Cincinnati Open with a 7-5 6-2 win over Benoit Paire.
Aug 19, 23:43
Belgium's David Goffin returns the ball to Colombia's Santiago Giraldo during the men's second round at the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015
Result: David Goffin closes in on Novak Djokovic meeting with Fernando Verdasco win
David Goffin beats Fernando Verdasco 6-4 7-6(4) to potentially set up a third-round Cincinnati Open date with world number one Novak Djokovic.
Aug 19, 20:52
Fernando Verdasco in action against Felippo Volandri during their Qatar Open first round match on December 30, 2013
Result: Fernando Verdasco sees off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Fernando Verdasco moves into round two of the Cincinnati Open with a hard-fought victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Aug 18, 20:11