Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Born: April 17, 1985 (age 31)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Le Mans, France
Nationality: France French

Current Rank (May 2): No. 7 (3,400 points)
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates after beating opponent Denis Kudla during their quarter final match at Queens on June 14, 2013
Sports Mole has 525 articles about Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. Articles 1 to 40:
Novak Djokovic plays a backhand against Roberto Bautista Agut in their third-round match during day six of the Mutua Madrid Open on May 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista-Agut at Madrid Open
Top seed Novak Djokovic cruises to a 6-2 6-1 victory over Roberto Bautista-Agut in the third round of the Mutua Madrid Open.
May 5, 16:36
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his men's singles final match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa during day seven of the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on June 21, 2015
Andy Murray part of star-studded lineup to compete at Queen's in June
Defending champion Andy Murray will join 16 of the world's top 30 players to compete at Queen's next month.
May 3, 18:09
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Sam Querrey of the United States on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon o
Jo Wilfried-Tsonga joins star-studded cast at Queen's
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga becomes the fourth top-10 player to commit to this summer's Aegon Championships at Queen's Club.
Apr 21, 11:55
Roger Federer reacts angrily during his French Open fourth round match against Ernests Gulbis on June 1, 2014
Result: Roger Federer's Monte Carlo hoodoo goes on as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga triumphs
Roger Federer will not end his wait for a Monte Carlo Masters title this year after he lost in three sets to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-finals.
Apr 15, 15:50
Roger Federer celebrates his win over Radek Stepanek in the Monte Carlo Masters second round on April 16, 2014
Result: Roger Federer books Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final spot
Roger Federer cruises through to the last eight of the Monte Carlo Masters with a 6-2 6-4 win over Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut.
Apr 14, 16:47
Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal to meet in Indian Wells semi-finals
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will meet in the semi-finals of the Indian Wells Masters after both came through their last-eight matches on Friday.
Mar 19, 10:03
Thiago Monteiro in action against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga during the Rio Open at Jockey Club Brasileiro on February 17, 2016
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beaten by wildcard Thiago Monteiro in Rio Open first round
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is beaten by world 338 Thiago Monteiro in the first round of the Rio Open.
Feb 18, 09:04
Rafael Nadal practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Rafael Nadal to defend Argentina Open title
Rafael Nadal's early exit from the Australian Open will see him compete at the Argentina Open this week.
Feb 2, 10:45
Tomas Berdych plays a backhand in his second-round match against Mirza Basic during day three of the 2016 Australian Open  on January 20, 2016
Result: Tomas Berdych, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Nick Kyrgios into Australian Open third round
Tom Berdych, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Kei Nishikori and Nick Kyrgios make it through to the third round of the Australian Open in straight sets.
Jan 20, 10:41
Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic celebrates winning in his Mens Singles Third Round match against Pablo Andujar of Spain during day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 4, 2015
Result: Tomas Berdych sets up Novak Djokovic tie after victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Tomas Berdych will play Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters after a straightforward 6-3 6-4 victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Nov 5, 21:24
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his men's singles semi-final match against Andy Murray of Britain at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai on October 17, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic battles past Gilles Simon to reach final eight in Paris Masters
Novak Djokovic moves into the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters with a straight-sets win over crowd favourite Gilles Simon.
Nov 5, 14:55
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after winning the match against Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's singles semifinal match on day 7 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 17, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases past Roberto Bautista Agut to reach third round
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases past Roberto Bautista Agut 6-2 6-2 to progress to the third round of the Paris Masters.
Nov 4, 22:51
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his men's singles semi-final match against Andy Murray of Britain at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai on October 17, 2015
Novak Djokovic 'always felt in control' against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Novak Djokovic says that he was always in control of his Shanghai Masters final encounter against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Oct 18, 14:34
Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the winner's trophy after defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the men's singles final match of the Shanghai Rolex Masters at the Qi Zhong Tennis Center on day 8 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Cen
Result: Novak Djokovic wraps up Shanghai Masters with straight-sets win
Novak Djokovic beats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to claim the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 18, 11:10
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his men's singles semi-final match against Andy Murray of Britain at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai on October 17, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic cruises past Andy Murray to reach final of Shanghai Masters
World number one Novak Djokovic marches into the final of the Shanghai Masters following a 6-1 6-3 straight-sets victory over Britain's Andy Murray.
Oct 17, 14:59
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after winning the match against Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's singles semifinal match on day 7 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 17, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga holds off Rafael Nadal charge to reach Shanghai Masters final
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga survives a second-set collapse to overcome Rafael Nadal in three sets in the Shanghai Masters semi-finals.
Oct 17, 12:25
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during Day Two of the Davis Cup Semi Final match between Great Britain and Australia at Emirates Arena on September 19, 2015
Andy Murray: 'Novak Djokovic match will be tough'
World number two Andy Murray reveals that he is expecting an "extremely tough match" against Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals at the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 16, 20:43
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after winning the match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in their men's singles second round match on day 4 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 14, 2015 in Shanghai, China.
Result: Rafael Nadal crushes Stanislas Wawrinka in Shanghai Masters quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal reaches just his third Masters 1000 semi-final of the year with a rapid 6-2 6-1 victory over Stanislas Wawrinka at the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 16, 11:00
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates a point against Tommy Robredo of Spain during their men's singles first round match on day 2 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 12, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga downs Kevin Anderson to reach Shanghai Masters semi-finals
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battles past Kevin Anderson 7-6(6) 5-7 6-4 to reach the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 16, 09:36
Kevin Anderson of South Africa reacts after beating Richard Gasquet of France in their men's singles match on day five of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 23, 2015
Result: Kevin Anderson edges out Kei Nishikori in Shanghai Masters third round
Kevin Anderson comes through two tie-breaks against Kei Nishikori to reach the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters for the first time.
Oct 15, 12:17
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France reacts as he plays against to Marcel Granollers of Spain during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 2 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes down Albert Ramos-Vinolas at Shanghai Masters
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Roger Federer's conqueror Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the last 16 of the Shanghai Masters 6-7(5) 7-5 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals.
Oct 15, 09:52
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates a point against Tommy Robredo of Spain during their men's singles first round match on day 2 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 12, 2015
Result: Jo Wilfried-Tsonga through to Shanghai Masters third round
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga sees off Victor Estrella Burgos 6-3 6-2 to advance to the third round of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 13, 14:58
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts during his men's singles match against Italy's Andreas Seppi on day five of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 23, 2015
Result: Roger Federer loses to qualifier Albert Ramos-Vinolas at Shanghai Masters
Defending champion Roger Federer is beaten 7-6[4] 2-6 6-3 in the second round of the Shanghai Masters by world number 70 Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
Oct 13, 13:55
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates a point against Tommy Robredo of Spain during their men's singles first round match on day 2 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on October 12, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga through to second round of Shanghai Masters
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga moves into the second round of the Shanghai Masters after defeating Tommy Robredo in three sets.
Oct 12, 13:47
Novak Djokovic of Serbia hits a return against Jack Sock of the USA during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Live Commentary: Novak Djokovic vs. Marin Cilic - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as world number one Novak Djokovic makes light work of reigning champion Marin Cilic to move into the final of the US Open.
Sep 11, 21:45
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after defeating Joao Souza of Brazil in their Men's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'I know how to beat Marin Cilic in US Open semi-final'
Novak Djokovic says that he knows how to beat defending US Open champion Marin Cilic ahead of their semi-final meeting at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 9, 08:15
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after defeating his compatriot Benoit Paire during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round 4 match at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 6, 2015. Tsonga won 6-4, 6-3, 6-4.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 'frustrated' by quarter-final defeat to Marin Cilic at US Open
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga admits that it is 'frustrating' to have lost to Marin Cilic in the quarter-finals of the US Open after taking the match to five sets in New York.
Sep 9, 06:49
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after defeating Jeremy Chardy of France in their Men's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open.
Marin Cilic: 'I had to stay mentally tough to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at US Open'
Marin Cilic says that he had to stay "mentally tough" in order to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in five sets in the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 9, 06:39
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after defeating Jeremy Chardy of France in their Men's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open.
Result: Marin Cilic sees off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in hard-fought quarter-final
Marin Cilic beats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga over five sets in a thrilling US Open quarter-final.
Sep 9, 00:22
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after defeating Jeremy Chardy of France in their Men's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open.
Live Commentary: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs. Marin Cilic - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as reigning US Open champion Marin Cilic needs five sets to progress past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the men's quarter-finals.
Sep 8, 20:05
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after defeating Jeremy Chardy of France in their Men's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open.
Marin Cilic: 'Service rhythm was crucial in victory over Jeremy Chardy'
Current US Open champion Marin Cilic insists that finding some form of rhythm on his service game was important during his fourth-round win over Jeremy Chardy.
Sep 7, 00:28
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after defeating his compatriot Benoit Paire during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round 4 match at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 6, 2015. Tsonga won 6-4, 6-3, 6-4.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: 'I am coming back at a great level'
Number 19 seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is confident that he is coming back to "a great level" following his progression into the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 7, 00:11
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after defeating his compatriot Benoit Paire during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round 4 match at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 6, 2015. Tsonga won 6-4, 6-3, 6-4.
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga books quarter-final spot against Marin Cilic
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga books his spot in the quarter-finals of the US Open with a 6-4 6-3 6-4 victory over fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire.
Sep 6, 19:50
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after defeating Jeremy Chardy of France in their Men's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open.
Result: US Open champion Marin Cilic overcomes tricky Jeremy Chardy challenge
Croatian Marin Cilic books his spot in the quarter-finals of the 2015 US Open with a four-set victory over France's Jeremy Chardy.
Sep 6, 18:55
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France reacts as he plays against to Marcel Granollers of Spain during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 2 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga yet to drop a set as he reaches fourth round of US Open
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is yet to drop a set in the US Open as he beats Sergiy Stakhovsky to reach the fourth round at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 4, 19:43
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France reacts as he plays against to Marcel Granollers of Spain during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 2 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases into third round with Marcel Granollers victory
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases into the third round of the US Open after defeating Marcel Granollers 6-3 6-4 6-3 at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 3, 01:58
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after defeating Jarkko Nieminen of Finland during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 1 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center August 31, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga powers past Jarkko Nieminen
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga drops just five games on his way to a comfortable win over Jarkko Nieminen at the US Open.
Aug 31, 19:12
Fernando Verdasco in action against Felippo Volandri during their Qatar Open first round match on December 30, 2013
Result: Fernando Verdasco sees off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Fernando Verdasco moves into round two of the Cincinnati Open with a hard-fought victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Aug 18, 20:11
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the presentation of the Premier League trophy after the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge in London on May 24, 2015
Three sporting figures in the spotlight this weekend
Sports Mole singles out three sporting figures who will be in the spotlight this weekend.
Aug 15, 11:04
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Andy Murray praises fans after late finish at Rogers Cup
Andy Murray praises fans who remained at the Rogers Cup until 1.30am after he came through against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets.
Aug 15, 09:41