At 1-4, a little pep in Gaël’s step ignited a massive swing in his favor.
But after leveling for 4-4, Monfils was broken.
Soon, the 36-year-old moved in front 6-5.
The magnetic competitor turned to his box, laughing off the cramps that continued to push back.
Gaël gave all the love and saw it returned in the most amazing way.