Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Has Withdrawn From The US Open
by Staff | August 20th, 2018, 3:13 pm

Popular Frenchmen Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has officially pulled out of the US Open with a left knee injury, the tournament confirmed this afternoon.

Tsonga is a 3-time US Open quarterfinalist. It’s the only Slam he hasn’t reached the semifinals at. He fell in the second round last year to Denis Shapovalov in straight sets.

Tsonga hasn’t played since Montpellier on February 10. He underwent surgery on the knee on April 3.

Tsonga recently got married to longtime girlfriend Noura El Swekh in July. The couple have a baby boy, Shugar, born in March of 2017.

After a career of injuries and at age 33 with a growing family, retirement could be approaching fast.

Tsonga joins Tomas Berdych and Alexandr Dolgopolov among the men who will not be in New York.

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4 Comments for Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Has Withdrawn From The US Open

Mystic - Willow Says:

Sorry to hear this rest up and get well soon Jo Willy ….

Humble Rafa Says:

US Open will missing seeing his beautiful wife.

– Heard in NYC

Mystic - Willow Says:

Humble Rafa Jos wife is indeed stunning, as is your girlfriend, my best friend has a look of Xisca i have to say ….

Wog Boy Says:

It’s Sugar and not Shugar, bad with geography, bad with spelling or just ignorant?
Joe’s father wanted to be Ray Sugar after his favorite boxer Sugar Ray Leonard but Joe’s mother vetoed it so they negotiated “Sugar”.

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