Jo-Wilfried Tsonga happy with World Tour draw

Number seven seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has revealed that he is happy with his draw for the ATP World Tours Finals next week.

The Frenchman has been drawn alongside former world number ones Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, while Mardy Fish completes Group A.

Despite admitting that he has been dealt a tough group, the 26-year-old has chosen to look for the positives.

“Obviously it couldn’t be an easy draw but it’s a very good group for me,” he said.

“I’ll be playing against Roger once again, I’ll play Rafa on a surface that suits me really well and I’ll be expecting to beat Mardy Fish.”

Tsonga lost in the Paris Masters final to Federer on Sunday afternoon.

Read more :
  • Playoff loss keeps Howell out of Masters
    LA QUINTA, California - Charles Howell III had bitter-sweet feelings after failing to secure a place at this year's U.S. Masters when he lost out to fellow American Brian Gay in a three-way...
  • Rafael Nadal: ‘One of the saddest days of my career’
    Rafael Nadal has described his decision to pull out of the Olympics through injury as 'one of the saddest days' of his career. The Spaniard, who took Gold in the men's singles at the 2008 ...
  • Money talking louder than ever in F1
    LONDON - Timo Glock's sudden exit from Marussia has brought into sharper focus an age-old truth of Formula One - that money makes the wheels go round - and highlighted the gulf between cash...
  • Li rediscovers grand slam magic to make semis
    MELBOURNE - Winning Asia's first grand slam singles title became a burden that sapped the confidence out of Li Na, but the 30-year-old Chinese felt it come flooding back in reaching her thi...
  • Caroline Wozniacki splits from coach Ricardo Sanchez
    Caroline Wozniacki has fired coach Ricardo Sanchez, just two months after employing the Spaniard. Sanchez, who previously worked with Jelena Jankovic, teamed up with the Dane at the beginn...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan pip Pailan Arrows 3-2
    Mohun Bagan managed to pulled off a narrow 3-2 win over a resurgent Pailan Arrows in a closely-contested round 21 I-League fixture in Kalyani on Sunday The relegation-wary Mohun Bagan took...
  • Lionel Messi sports tattoo with son’s name
    Barcelona soccer star Lionel Messi this week in the elimination match between Argentina and Venezuela for the 2014 World Cup will debut a tattoo on his left leg with the name and the hands ...
  • La Salle aims for back-to-back overall dominance
    De La Salle University is looking for a back-to-back general championship when the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 76 men’s basketball competitions begins o...