Gasquet defies back problem to play French Open
Richard Gasquet will play the French Open, saying that if it were any other tournament, "I would have withdrawn."
"It's a very important tournament, I want to play," he said. "The back is better, I'm not 100 percent... I'll try to improve every day."
Gasquet opens against Bernard Tomic, who has not won a match since returning from hip surgery after the Australian Open.