Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is a French professional tennis player born in 17th of April in the year of 1985. He is among the top tennis player as he ranked World No. 11 as of 1 August 2016. He came into the fame after his performance in the 2008 Australian Open by reaching into the final defeating Rafael Nadal, a famous world professional player. He is known for offensive baseline style of play and clutchness on serve. He often utilizes a serve-and-volley type of play.
Tsonga was born in Le Mans where his father is Didier Tsonga, a Congolese handball player and his mother is Évelyne Tsonga a French woman. He has two siblings: one is his elder sister Sasha and a younger brother Enzo. From an early age he was involved in tennis. He has a mix ethnicity and French nationality. He has got a good height of 6 feet 2 inch with 91 kg of weight body. From the early age, he maintained his body since he is an athlete. And now he regularly works at gym and has made a well shaped body with abs.
As a junior he was ranked No. 2 in the world and he won the US Open title. In junior Grand Slam events, he reached up to semifinals. In 2004, at the age of 19, he became qualified for China Open and he succeed over Worlds No. 1Carlos Mova but loses against Lee Hung-taik.
To be at the top it was not easy for Tsonga, he suffered from many injuries such as herniated disc, right shoulder injuries, abdominal injury. Besides all this, he did not leave his dream and played in eight tournaments. In 2007, he won four Challenger titles in
href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tallahassee" title="Tallahassee">Tallahassee, Mexico City, Lanzarote and Surbiton. In the same year, he defeated Vince Spadea, Richard Gasquet and Olivier Rochus, in Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon and won double title with Grosjean against ?ukasz Kubot and Lovro Zovko. At the end of year his ranking rose up to top 50. And he continuously started to kiss the success by winning many matches such singles match at the 2008 Next Generation Adelaide International, South African Tennis Open in 2009, and Olympic silver medals in 2012.
From a long time Tsonga has been in dating with Noura El Swekh. They had been seen together many times. She has been supporting him by attending many matches. Before that his girlfriend was Charlotte Deon. He is not married and has no wife or any children. Though he is in relationship, he currently does not want marry, he does not want to choose between his job and family. There were rumors about his being gay since there was not much detail provided about his affairs or any info about his love life. But it might not be true since he has come openly talking about his girlfriend Noura El Swekh and talking about marriage.
Talking about Tsonga’s net worth it is estimated to has around $10 million American dollars. To grab more info and wiki about Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, you can visit wiki sites such as Wikipedia and IMDb.