Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, what do you consider the truth that a former participant, on this case Gilles Moretton, is about to take the top of the Federation (1)?
I feel this can be a good factor. It’s all the time constructive and a plus to have somebody who is aware of the game to lead it. He is aware of tennis, and the world of sport extra broadly, as a result of he has not solely labored in tennis. He was a high-level athlete, performed for the French Davis Cup crew and clearly has what it takes to be in that place. I hope he’ll, if elected, deliver French tennis to the highest.
As a Davis Cup participant would you want him to deliver this file again to the desk to probably evaluate his method?
I had such distinctive moments within the Davis Cup that I would need some other participant to know these “home and away” (dwelling and away), which solely exist at present on the primary spherical, with out them. higher groups. This topic will not be completed, we see that it will not be simple with the brand new group and I’m a kind of who remorse this Davis Cup. Even although I used to be conscious that it was an financial mannequin that was now not viable.
(1) Before the overall meeting of the FFT, which can appoint its new president on February 13, Gilles Moretton (born February 10, 1958) has a really giant lead over Bernard Giudicelli (born February 20, 1958) – round 65% of delegates in opposition to 35% for its nice rival on the finish of December – in place since February 18, 2017. And has virtually gained.