Showing posts with label Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. Show all posts

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Davis Cup Final: Gasquet, Herbert double up for France

Davis Cup Final: Gasquet, Herbert double up for France

France captain Yannick Noah selected Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Lucas Pouille, Richard Gasquet and Pierre-Hugues Herbert to face Belgium in the Davis Cup final in Lille this weekend.

The France team was announced by the French Tennis Federation on Twitter ahead of Thursday's draw for the Friday to Sunday face-off against a Belgian team led by David Goffin.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Video: Tsonga Paris 2017 Interview

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Video: Tsonga Paris 2017 Interview

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France is looking to re-capture a title that he won back in 2008.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Tennis Video: Vienna 2017 Final Highlights

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Tennis Video: Vienna 2017 Final Highlights

Watch highlights of the Erste Bank Open 500 final, where Lucas Pouille defeated countryman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

Video: Pouille Vienna Final 2017 Hot Shot

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Video: Pouille Vienna Final 2017 Hot Shot

Lucas Pouille shows deft touch, hitting a perfect backhand drop shot in his Erste Bank Open 500 final win against compatriot Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Video: Tsonga Vienna SF Interview

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Video: Tsonga Vienna SF Interview

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga discusses his semi-final victory over Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Erste Bank Open 500 in Vienna.

Tennis Video: Vienna SF Highlights

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Tennis Video: Vienna SF Highlights

Watch semi-final highlights from the Erste Bank Open 500 in Vienna, as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Lucas Pouille book an all French affair for the title.

Video: Tsonga Vienna 2017 QF Interview

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Video: Tsonga Vienna 2017 QF Interview

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reflects on his win over top seed Alexander Zverev in the Erste Bank Open 500 quarter-finals and his tour-best 19-2 indoor record this season.

Monday, October 30, 2017

Pouille beats Tsonga in Vienna final for 3rd title of season

Pouille beats Tsonga in Vienna final for 3rd title of season

Lucas Pouille won his third title of the season and fourth overall after defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1, 6-4 in an all-French final at the Erste Bank Open on Sunday.

Pouille had not won a set against Tsonga in their two previous matches, which included the final in Marseille in February.

"I'm very happy with how the week ended," said Pouille. "All the work I've done has paid off... It's my first ATP World Tour 500 title. I played some great tennis and I was a bit emotional at the end. It's always great to finish the week with a victory.

Video: Vienna 2017 QF Highlights

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Video: Vienna 2017 QF Highlights

Watch highlights as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeats top seed Alexander Zverev, setting up a semi-final meeting with Philippe Kohlschreiber at the Erste Bank Open 500 in Vienna.




Photo Credit: Bildagentur Zolles KG.

Video: Tsonga Vienna QF Hot Shot

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Video: Tsonga Vienna QF Hot Shot

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga laces a forehand passing shot in his quarter-final match against top seed Alexander Zverev.



Photo Credit: Bildagentur Zolles KG.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Video: Tsonga Interview | Vienna 2017

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Video: Tsonga Interview | Vienna 2017

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga advances against Karen Khachanov at the Erste Bank Open 500 in Vienna.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Video: Tsonga Beats Schwartzman | Antwerp 2017 final highlights

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Video: Tsonga Beats Schwartzman | Antwerp 2017 final highlights

Watch highlights of the 2017 European Open final, featuring Jo-Wilfried Tsonga versus Diego Schwartzman.



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Monday, October 23, 2017

Tsonga wins European Open title in Antwerp

Tsonga wins European Open title in Antwerp

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga cdefeated Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 7-5 to win the European Open title in Antwerp.

“I'm feeling good. It's always good to win tournaments. I played really good tennis this week. I had a very good opponent today. He gave me a hard time. And I played some of my best tennis today on court,” Tsonga said.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Video: Davis Cup Interview Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

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Video: Davis Cup Interview Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga talks about life on and off the court. His love of Davis Cup by BNP Paribas and the joys of becoming a father...

Friday, September 15, 2017

Davis Cup: Tsonga level for France in Davis Cup semifinals

Davis Cup: Tsonga level for France in Davis Cup semifinals

France and Serbia are leveled at 1-1 in their Davis Cup semifinal after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dispatched 22-year-old debutant Laslo Djere in straight sets on Friday following Lucas Pouille's shock defeat in the opening singles match.

In the absence of Novak Djokovic, Viktor Troicki and Janko Tipsarevic, the French were expected to enjoy a calm weekend in the northern city of Lille. But Dusan Lajovic made the most of Pouille's inconsistent display to give Serbia a 1-0 lead on the red clay of the Pierre Mauroy Stadium.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Pouille kicks off Davis Cup semi against Lajovic

Pouille kicks off Davis Cup semi against Lajovic

Lucas Pouille will kick off the Davis Cup semi-final against Serbia when he takes on Dusan Lajovic in the first singles match, according to the draw made on Thursday.

Friday's action will be completed with a second singles match between Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Laslo Djere.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tsonga and Pouille lead France in Davis Cup against Serbia

Tsonga and Pouille lead France in Davis Cup against Serbia

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Lucas Pouille will lead France in singles play in the Davis Cup semifinals against Serbia.

France captain Yannick Noah selected the 12th-ranked Tsonga and 20th-ranked Pouille ahead of No. 22 Gael Monfils, who is named as a reserve.

Tsonga is 18-7 in career singles and Pouille is 3-1.

"Jo remains our No. 1, we spoke a few times on the phone," Noah said. "He told me he's motivated for this semi."

Friday, September 1, 2017

Shapovalov upsets Tsonga at U.S. Open

Shapovalov upsets Tsonga at U.S. Open

Denis Shapovalov appeared older than his 18 years at the U.S. Open on Wednesday, staying poised to beat eighth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4 6-4 7-6(3) and advancing to the third round.

Shapovalov, who had to qualify for the main draw, rose his hands in triumph after the television review showed that Tsonga's final shot had sailed past the baseline.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

US Open Video: Tsonga vs. Shapovalov match point

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US Open Video: Tsonga vs. Shapovalov match point

Denis Shapovalov pulls off the upset against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga with a 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 win.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

US Open Video: Look ahead Tsonga

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US Open Video: Look ahead Tsonga

Listen as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga talks about coming to New York and the 2017 US Open.