Roger Federer defeated by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in men’s single quarter-final at Wimbledon Championships

By on Jun 30, 2011 in Events, Sports, Tennis, World Comments

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France won over Roger Federer during their match of men’s single quarter-final at the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Tennis Club in southwest London , according to international reports on Wednesday, June 29, 2011.

Roger Federer  vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Roger Federer vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Image Credit: Empics/Getty

Federer, being the six-time champion, was defeated in his second straight quarter-final with 3-6, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 result.

Apparently, it was Tsonga’s first Wimbledon semi-final spot, in which he will face Novac Djokovic in Sunday’s final.

He was quoted saying, “It was amazing. I played unbelievable. It’s never easy to come back against Roger. I’m so happy, it’s crazy.”

“He’s the biggest champion in the sport. He has achieved so much and is the best player in the world. To be two sets down and come back was unbelievable. I served really well. Against Djokovic I will have to come out and do the same again,” he said in the report.

It was reported that Federer mis-hit the service return during their 10th game.



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