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Tsonga withdraws from French Open

IANS  |  Paris 

French has announced his withdrawl from this year due to insufficient recovery from left knee meniscus

"Despite all efforts to get back on time, I am unfortunately forced to withdraw from and Roland Garros," the 33-year-old wrote on on Monday.

Currently placed 37th at ATP World Rankings, has not played any match since he withdrew in the semifinals of the Montpellier tournament early in February, before choosing to have an operation on his left knee meniscus.

French Open, the second Grand Slam tournament of the calendar, will have its main draw slated from May 27 until June 10.

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First Published: Tue, May 15 2018. 13:48 IST
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