Status: ATP tennis pro. Currently ranked a career high #125 in the world. Ht: 5-10 Wt: 155DOB: January 14, 1988 In: Genk, BelgiumFirst Tennis Memory: "So many memories. I think when I just started tennis when I was four, picked up a racquet, just hitting against the wall. That's how it started for me."Tennis Inspirations: "Roger Federer, Nadal, Pete Sampras, Agassi, all the best."Nickname: "Bemel."Last Book Read: "Winning Ugly, Brad Gilbert."Current Car: "Audi A3 (gray)."Greatest Sports Moment: "Winning my very first round in a Grand Slam - three weeks ago, Wimbledon (defeated Carlos Berlocq)."Most Painful Moment: "Hmmm...that's a difficult one. So many losses. Losing to Ryan (Harrison) in Newport (6-7 7-6 5-7). You can count that one as one of the painful ones."Favorite Tournament: "It's Wimbledon."First Famous Tennis Player You Met Or Encountered: "Nadal. In Bangkok 2010. (Where?) On the court. The stars - you can see them often walking around. But when I played against him, he saw after, he recognized me. That was it, yeah."Closest Tennis Friends: "A lot of Belgians, Yannick Mertens."Funniest Player Encountered: "Dimitry Tursunov."Embarrassing Tennis Memory: "So actually. I don't get hit in my balls or something [laughs]."Strangest Match: "It was also here (Newport) last year. It was weird scoring. I won the first set very easy. Then I was 6-0 5-0 down, all of a sudden. Pretty strange for me. Against Bogomolov. Strange moment."Funny Tennis Memory: "Actually in Davis Cup this year against Britain. There was a guy at the net calling and every time he called a let, it was like the sound of a goat and the crowd was - he called let but it was like 'L-e-e-e-e-e-t.' [Laughs]. Then the crowd was imitating him. I was laughing so hard."Favorite Sport Outside Tennis: "Golf."Three Athletes You Like To Watch And Follow: "LeBron James. Lionel Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo."Favorite Tennis Players To Watch: "Federer. (Anyone unexpected?) Malisse. Because I think every time he plays, something is happening or he's getting nuts or he is playing so well. Every time he steps on the court something is happening or is gonna happen."People Qualities Most Admired: "Nice, in general. And I think easy to talk to. Not like, arrogant. And funny."