of France could well face his compatriot Gael Monfils in the ATP Masters 1000 event in Shanghai.
In the recent US Open in Flushing Meadows New York Monfils beat Gasquet in straight sets in the 4th round.
Monfils went on to reach the quarter finals where he lost in straight sets to the world number 2 Novak Djokovic in 5 sets.
Djokovic then beat the former world number 1 Roger Federer in 5 sets in the semi finals 5-7 6-1 5-7 6-2 7-5.
Djokovic however was beaten in the final by the world number 1 Rafael Nadal in 4 sets 6-4 5-7 6-4 6-2, it was a 1st US Open title for the world number 1 and the result saw him complete the career Grand Slam.
Nadal has also won the French Open and the US Open this year and he now has 9 major titles to his name.