WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France beat Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2 Wednesday to reach the Wimbledon semifinals for the second consecutive year.
The No. 5-seeded Tsonga will play No. 4 Andy Murray or No. 7 David Ferrer for a berth in the final.
Tsonga was the runner-up at the 2008 Australian Open, his only appearance in a major title match.
Against the 27th-seeded Kohlschreiber, who was making his Grand Slam quarterfinal debut, Tsonga hit 17 aces and served at up to 136 mph.
Tsonga broke serve three times, including twice in the final set.
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
This fox plays like a cat when he gets his paws on a golf ball. (Video)
Acupuncture is weird enough on people - but on a turtle?
While waiting for help, one man chose to entertain himself.
Something unusual: Acupuncture for ailing sea turtles. (Photos)