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Tsonga withdraws from French Open with left knee injury

2018 Australian Open - Day 5

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 19: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France looks on in his third round match against Nick Kyrgios of Australia on day five of the 2018 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 19, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

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PARIS - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has withdrawn from the French Open because of a left knee injury.

The former Australian Open runner-up from France says in a video posted on his Twitter account that he has not recovered following surgery.

The 37th-ranked Tsonga has not played since losing in the semifinals at the Open Sud de France in February.

The French Open starts on May 27 at Roland Garros.