Arnaud Clément, born December 17, 1977, in Aix-en-Provence, France, is a French professional tennis player. His best achievement is reaching the final of the 2001 Australian Open.
Clément turned professional in 1996, and his most significant achievement has been to reach the Australian Open men’s singles final in 2001, where he was defeated by Andre Agassi, defeating the then-unseeded but future number one Roger Federer and former number one Yevgeny Kafelnikov on his way to the final.
Clément has been ranked as high as World No. 10 in singles and as high as World No. 24 in doubles, where he has often partnered with fellow Frenchmen Sébastien Grosjean and Michaël Llodra. He has won four ATP singles titles (Lyon 2000, Metz 2003, Marseille 2006, Washington 2006), and five doubles titles.
Throughout his career, he beats top players such as Andre Agassi, Patrick Rafter, Carlos Moya and more recently Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Đoković.