Haas gets Tsonga's scalp

May 03, 2012, 06:07 IST | AFP

Top seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the ATP tournament here yesterday, beaten 6-1, 6-4 by former German No 1 Tommy Haas in their second round clash.

Haas, who was as high as No 2 in the world in 2002 but has slid to 134 in the rankings after suffering several injuries, tore into World No 5 Tsonga‚Äôs serve breaking him in both the second and fourth games of the first set. Haas made the break in the fifth game to go 3-2 up and held on to claim the win. 

Tsonga looks demoralised. Pic/AFP

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