Mischa Zverev

Stan Wawrinka, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga win titles heading into French Open

Stan Wawrinka, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga win titles heading into French Open

Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka warmed up for the French Open by retaining his home Geneva Open title on Saturday, beating Mischa Zverev 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

The top-seeded Wawrinka clinched by breaking serve with a fierce forehand crosscourt pass to beat left-hander Zverev's advance to the net.

In his native France, second-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won his first title on clay when he defeated Tomas Berdych 7-6 (2), 7-5 in the Lyon Open final while Sam Stosur rallied past fellow Australian Daria Gavrilova 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 to win the Strasbourg International and remain the top player in her country.

Wawrinka's first title in 2017 is the 16th of his career, and the seventh on clay...

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