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 :
  • Pune FC take on Dempo SC with an eye of moving up
    Pune FC eyes defending champions Dempo SC irregular form to gain places on the I-League table at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Mhalunge-Balewadi, here on Thursday. Eager to forget t...
  • Neville brothers to coach England under-21s
    Phil Neville has joined brother Gary in taking up a coaching role with England after being named in the backroom staff of the country's under-21 side for this summer's European Championship...
  • Chechen strongman taunts referee, apologises later
    Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov on Monday admitted to taking control of the public address system during a home match played by his local football team, Terek Grozny, to shout: "The referee i...
  • 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 ...
  • Blissful marriage of love and tennis for China’s Li
    MELBOURNE - Silencing the voices of doubt that plague Li Na's mind has been mission impossible at times for coaches and her stoic husband Jiang Shan, but the 30-year-old Chinese appears to ...
  • Federer faces historic Wimbledon bid
    Roger Federer AFP PHOTO PARIS: Ten years after Roger Federer made his Grand Slam breakthrough at Wimbledon, the 17-time major winner returns to the All England Club next week as defending ...
  • Spain to keep faith in style despite doubts
    Spain may be the reigning European and world champions, but they will arrive in Paris for Tuesday's crucial World Cup qualifier against France with more than a few nagging doubts. Friday's...
  • Mohun Bagan keen to maintain winning run
    Relegation-wary Mohun Bagan would look to extend their winning run when they face Shillong Lajong FC in round 22 of I-League fixture at the Kalyani Stadium on Thursday. The match may not h...