French tennis player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga overcame the barrier of the first round of competition in Montpellier, beating three games of his compatriot Ugo Humbert, – 3/6, 7/6 (5), 6/4.
The match lasted 2 hours and 22 minutes. The 210th World Racket, 33-year-old Jo-Wilfried, once took an opponent’s serve, made 21 aces and eight double faults. 20-year-old Humbert, who occupies the 86th place in the world classification, made one break and 17 aces, having made a mistake three times in the presentation.
Before each other players have not met. In the second round of the Open Sud de France tournament, Tsonga faced off with the Frenchman Gilles Simon.