French salute injured, retiring Tsonga

By Howard Fendrich
Updated May 24 2022 - 10:46pm, first published 10:40pm
France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has bid adieu to his professional career after losing at Roland Garros.

Much as he wanted to avoid tears, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga simply could not. And, he said later, he knew he would not. So they flowed freely during the final moments of his final match at the French Open, the final singles match of his professional tennis career, and he wiped them away with the black sweatband on his left wrist.

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