Gael Monfils withdraws due to injury
LONDON -- Gael Monfils of France has withdrawn from Wimbledon because of a knee injury.
Organizers said Wednesday that Michaella Krajicek of the Netherlands has also pulled out, due to a viral illness.
The 15th-ranked Monfils missed the French Open last month because of a knee injury.
The tournament starts Monday.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
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