of France will be aiming to maintain his superb major form next year at the Australian Open.
The Frenchman caused a huge upset this year when he beat the world number 2 Novak Djokovic of Serbia in the Quarter Finals of the Australian Open in 5 sets he lost however in the Semi Finals to the eventual champion Roger Federer in straight sets.
Tsonga went on to reach the Wimbledon Quarter Final for the 1st time in his career but he lost in 4 sets to the home favourite Andy Murray of Scotland.
In 2008 Tsonga caused a huge shock when he beat Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal on his way to the final of the Australian Open where he lost in 4 sets to Djokovic.
Nadal is now the world number 1 and 2 weeks ago he won a 1st US Open title to complete the career Grand Slam.