Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Country  France
Residence Gingins, Switzerland
Date of birth April 17, 1985 (1985-04-17) (age 25)
Place of birth Le Mans, France
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Turned pro 2004
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money US$4,705,844[1]
Singles
Career record 128-58
Career titles 6
Highest ranking No. 6 (November 17, 2008)
Current ranking No. 11 (August 23, 2010)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open F (2008)
v 4R (2009, 2010)
Wimbledon QF (2010)
US Open 4R (2009)
Doubles
Career record 36–22
Career titles 4
Highest ranking No. 33 (October 26, 2009)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2008)
French Open 1R (2002, 2003, 2009)

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga is referred as the most popular and promising Tennis player from France who won many renowned titles like ATP and many more.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga proved his excellence by his each and every performance against consistent Tim Henman in order to the advancement of the third Round of the US Open.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga is nicknamed as "Ali" not only for his resemblance in appearance but in skill in proportional sports.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga is considered as one of the best juniors has finally come of age.

 

Major finals

Grand Slam finals >>

Singles: 1 (0–1)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 2008 Australian Open Hard Novak Djokovic 6–4, 4–6, 3–6, 6–7(2)

Masters Series finals

Singles: 1 (1–0)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 2008 Paris Hard (i) David Nalbandian 6–3, 4–6, 6–4

Doubles: 1 (1–0)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 2009 Shanghai Hard Julien Benneteau ariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
6–2, 6–4

Career finals >> Singles: 6 (5–1)

Legend (pre/post 2009) Finals by Surface
Grand Slam Tournaments (0–1) Hard (5–1)
Tennis Masters Cup /
ATP World Tour Finals (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
ATP Masters Series /
ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
ATP International Series Gold /
ATP World Tour 500 Series (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
ATP International Series /
ATP World Tour 250 Series (3–0)
 
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. January 31, 2008 Australian Open, Australia Hard Novak Djokovic 6–4, 4–6, 3–6, 6–7(2)
Winner 1. September 28, 2008 Bangkok, Thailand Hard (i) Novak Djokovic 7–6(4), 6–4
Winner 2. November 2, 2008 Paris, France Hard (i) David Nalbandian 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 3. February 2, 2009 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Jérémy Chardy 6–4, 7–6(5)
Winner 4. February 16, 2009 Marseille, France Hard (i) Michaël Llodra 7–5, 7–6(3)
Winner 5. October 5, 2009 Tokyo, Japan Hard Mikhail Youzhny 6–3, 6–3

Doubles: 4 (4–0)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. October 22, 2007 Lyon, France Carpet (i) Sébastien Grosjean Łukasz Kubot
Lovro Zovko
6–4, 6–3
Winner 2. January 7, 2008 Sydney, Australia Hard Richard Gasquet Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
4–6, 6–4, [11–9]
Winner 3. January 11, 2009 Brisbane, Australia Hard Marc Gicquel Fernando Verdasco
Mischa Zverev
6–4, 6–3
Winner 4. October 18, 2009 Shanghai, China Hard Julien Benneteau Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
6–2, 6–4

Performance timeline >> Singles

To prevent confusion and double counting, information in this table is updated only once a tournament or the player's participation in the tournament has concluded.

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Australian Open A A A A A A 1R F QF SF 0 / 4 15–4
French Open A A LQ LQ 1R A A A 4R 4R 0 / 3 6–3
Wimbledon A A A A A A 4R A 3R QF 0 / 3 9–3
US Open A A A LQ A A 3R 3R 4R A 0 / 3 7–3
Grand Slam SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 3 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 13 N/A
Grand Slam Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–0 5–3 8–2 12–4 12–3 N/A 37–13
Indian Wells Masters A A A A LQ A A 4R 3R 4R 0 / 3 5–3
Miami Masters A A A A LQ A A 3R QF QF 0 / 3 7–3
Monte Carlo Masters A A A A A A A A A 3R 0 / 1 1–1
Rome Masters A A A A A A A 1R 1R QF 0 / 3 2–3
Madrid Masters A A A A A A A 3R 2R 2R 0 / 3 2–3
Canada Masters A A A A A A A A SF A 0 / 1 3–1
Cincinnati Masters A A A A A A A A 2R A 0 / 1 0–1
Shanghai Masters Not Masters Series 3R   0 / 1 1–1
Paris Masters A A A 2R A LQ 2R W QF   1 / 4 11–3
Hamburg Masters A A A A A A A 2R NMS 0 / 1 1–1
ATP World Tour Finals A A A A A A A RR A   0 / 1 1–2
ATP Tournaments Won 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 N/A 6
Year End Ranking 899 500 394 163 338 212 43 6 10   N/A N/A

Davis Cup matches are included in the statistics.

A = did not participate in the tournament.

SR = the ratio of the number of singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

Challengers and Futures finals >> Singles: 17 (14–3)

Legend
Challengers (8–1)
Futures (6–2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. July 21, 2003 Saint-Raphaël, France Hard Benjamin Cassaigne 5–7, 1–6
Winner 1. June 14, 2004 Lanzarote, Spain Hard Daniel Muñoz de la Nava 7–5, 6–3
Winner 2. July 5, 2004 Nottingham, United Kingdom Grass Alex Bogdanović 6–3, 6–4
Winner 3. July 26, 2004 Togliatti, Russia Hard Ladislav Švarc 6–3, 7–6(2)
Winner 4. March 28, 2005 v, Mexico Hard Glenn Weiner 7–5, 7–5
Winner 5. October 10, 2005 Saint-Dizier, France Hard (i) Torsten Popp 6–0, 7–6(8)
Winner 6. March 13, 2006 Lille, France Hard (i) Sébastien de Chaunac 7–5, 7–5
Winner 7. March 28, 2006 Bath, United Kingdom Hard (i) Michael Ryderstedt 6–3, 6–2
Winner 8. April 4, 2006 Bath, United Kingdom Hard (i) Filip Prpić 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 2. April 24, 2006 Lanzarote, Spain Hard Filip Prpić 6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. September 18, 2006 Plaisir, France Hard (i) Grégory Carraz 6–7(7), 1–6
Winner 9. October 9, 2006 Rennes, France Carpet (i) Tobias Summerer 1–6, 7–5, 7–5
Winner 10. March 19, 2007 Poitiers, France Hard (i) Andis Juška 6–1, 7–5
Winner 11. April 2, 2007 Tallahassee, United States Hard Rik de Voest 6–1, 6–4
Winner 12. April 9, 2007 Mexico City, Mexico Hard Bruno Echagaray 6–4, 2–6, 6–1
Winner 13. April 30, 2007 Lanzarote, Spain Hard Paul Baccanello 6–2, 6–2
Winner 14. June 5, 2007 Surbiton, United Kingdom Grass Ivo Karlović 6–3, 7–6(4)

Doubles: 2 (1–1)

Legend
Challengers (0–0)
Futures (1–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. April 21, 2003 Hohenbrunn, Germany Clay Édouard Roger-Vasselin Robert Lindstedt
Fredrik Loven
4–6, 1–6
Winner 1. April 14, 2004 Grasse, France Clay Gilles Simon Gaël Monfils
Josselin Ouanna
7–5, 6–2

 


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