Rotterdam, Netherlands, – Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeat David Goffin 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 on Sunday to win his first career title at the Rotterdam World Tennis tournament.
The French sixth seed, who lost the 2011 final to Robin Soderling, took just under two hours to beat Belgian third seed Goffin, playing his second final in as many weeks after losing in Sofia last Sunday to Grigor Dimitrov.
Tsonga earned his fourth victory over Goffin, who at least had the consolation of knowing he will be the first Belgian man to crack the world top 10 after his efforts in Rotterdam. Tsonga, whose coach Thierry Ascione was not present for the final due to personal commitments.
Source: Qatar News Agency