Marseille - Gilles Simon won the Marseille Open title for the second time on
Sunday by beating fellow Frenchman Gael Monfils in three sets in the
Fifth seed Simon, who previously won the title in 2007, beat seventh
seed Monfils 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 (7/4) in a final that lasted two-and-a-half
It was a 12th career title for the 30-year-old, who recently reached the semi-finals in Rotterdam.