Tsonga through in Monte Carlo

Yastremska beat Garcia 6-4 5-7 7-6(3) in the final of the Strasbourg Open

The 11th seed was not at his sparkling best, dropping his serve against the German, but he swiftly regained command in a 6-4 6-4 win.

In the opening match on centre court, Gael Monfils battled back from a set down to secure victory over Andrey Kuznetsov.

The Frenchman recently returned to the circuit after a knee injury and was forced to overcome a sluggish start as he claimed a 4-6 6-3 6-4 win.

During the opener, Kuznetsov snatched 12 of 14 points to go a set up, but lost his grip on the match after surrendering two breaks in the second set.

Serving for the match at 5-4, Monfils hit two big serves to fend off break points and closed out the match.

The highly-rated young Austrian Dominic Thiem suffered a 6-4 6-4 defeat against Lucas Pouille, who will next face eight-time champion Rafael Nadal.

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