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Tuesday September 25, 2012
METZ (France): French top seed Jo-
Wilfried Tsonga comfortably defended
his Metz title on Sunday with a
6-1, 6-2 win over Italian fifth seed
It took just under an hour for
world number seven Tsonga to claim
his second title of the year and ninth
of his career.
The 27-year-old was also the
champion in Doha in January, where
he defeated compatriot Gael Monfils,
and made the semi-finals at
Wimbledon, Marseille and Winston-
“Today I played a complete match.
I played very, very well,” said Tsonga.
“I am happy to have defended my
title which has given me a little
“I don’t need to find a phrase to
sum up my week, just a word.
Perfect.” — AFP
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