M #1: Gregory Gaultier
|PLAYER||Gregory Gaultier Nickname: the General|
|RANKING||#1 since Apr ’17
5th spell at #1 (first in 2009) and the oldest man to hold top spot
Been in top 10 unbroken since May 2006, top 5 since Nov 2011.
|PSA TITLES||79 Finals, 40 titles (plus 9 European titles)|
|WORLDS HISTORY||Playing his 15th Worlds in a row (2002-2017). Quarters or better in last 8 events.
Lost four finals – 2006, 2007, 2011, 2013 – before finally claiming the title in Bellevue in 2015.
|RECENT FORM||In 2017 won Swedish, Windy City, British, Open, El Gouna, Grasshopper and Bellevue titles. Missed the start of the season with an ankle injury, reached semis in Qatar and quarters in Hong Kong. Unbeaten in World Teams.|