Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Northern California.
Albert Portas has retired.
Albert Portas announced his retirement from professional tennis. He defeated Norman, Hewitt, Ferrero to win only ATP singles title in Masters Series Hamburg (also won 1 doubles title in Umag - w/Lopez-Moron d Ljubicic/Zovko). Portas reached a career-high ATP ranking of No. 19 (Oct 2001) and finished with a 142 - 198 career record.
Announced by the ATP.
Best twitter posts of the epic match:
@dougrobson - Whoever is supplying Mahut with hair gel needs to ink a sponsorship deal now.
@Wimbledon - FYI, with @Wimbledon live scoring devices, please add 50 to the games in the fifth set of the Isner v Mahut match.
@HolterMedia - Nice to see that a three-day test has come to tennis here @wimbledon.
Andy wearring Crocs, courtesy of Smitty8