Gael Monfils withdraws from Games
LONDON -- French tennis player Gael Monfils has withdrawn from the Olympics because of a right knee injury.
The No. 17-ranked Monfils dropped out a day after Rafael Nadal also ruled himself out of the London Games because of undisclosed injury problems.
Monfils was replaced Friday by Julien Benneteau for the July 28-Aug. 5 Olympic tennis competition at Wimbledon. He will play singles alongside Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Gilles Simon and Richard Gasquet.
Benneteau will also play with ...
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