x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 28 July 2017

Tsonga to miss rest of season with knee injury

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has pulled out of next month's Davis Cup final against Serbia with a knee injury, the Frenchman said.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has suffered a knee injury and will miss the rest of the season.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has suffered a knee injury and will miss the rest of the season.

PARIS // Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has pulled out of next month’s Davis Cup final against Serbia with a knee injury, the French No 1 said.

The Frenchman is in the line-up for the Mubadala World Championship that begins in Abu Dhabi on December 30 and includes Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.

"My tendon snapped once again in Montpellier," Tsonga told a press conference.

Tsonga said he will miss the rest of the season, hence has ruled himself out of the December 3-5 Davis Cup final in Belgrade.