The 77th racket of the world, French tennis player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, at the start of the competition Halle Open defeated his compatriot Benoit Paire, who occupies 28th place in the world ranking, – 6/4, 7/5.
For 1 hour and 18 minutes of the match, Jo-Wilfrid made 16 aces and two breaks, making a mistake when serving once. While Benoit filed five times right through and made six double faults.
Score in the personal meetings of opponents was 4: 1 in favor of Tsonga In the second round of the tournament in Halle, the Frenchman will play either with the Swiss Roger Federer or with the Australian John Millman.
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