World No. 210, French tennis player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, defeated his compatriot Gilles Simon in the second round of the competition Open Sud de France – 6/2, 7/6(3).
For 1 hour and 34 minutes of the match, Jo-Wilfrid made 11 aces and three breaks, making a double mistake when serving. Whereas Gilles doubled through and realized one break-point, making one double mistake. Through personal meetings of opponents was 9: 3 in favor of Tsong.
In the quarterfinals of the Montpellier tournament, Jo-Wilfried will play with Jérémy Chardy.