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Paris  - Argentina's Renzo Olivo was just a game away from knocking French number one and 12th seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga out of Roland Garros on Tuesday before the match was halted for bad light.

World number 91 Olivo was leading the two-time semi-finalist 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6/8), 5-4 when play was halted on Philippe Chatrier court at 21:55 local time (also SA time).

Olivo was broken as he served for the match in the gathering gloom.

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