Marat Safin's Grand Slam farewell - How far will he go?
Due to the announcement of his retirement at the beginning of the year, this is very likely to be Marat Safin's final slam appearance. He has been a great player and a very interesting character on the tour for many years since bursting onto the scene with his US open final upset victory over Pete Sampras. What are his chances of getting to the latter stages of the draw and possibly causing a few upsets along the way?
Goran Ivanisevic's achievement of winning Wimbledon as a wild card should be proof enough to never count great tennis players out.
So someone recently informed me that my sig was empty. Said I needed a life affirming motivational quote by a positive role model like Einstein or Oscar Wilde...
Great tip to stay fit and mobile: If you run up and down the stairs two steps at a time at least once daily, there will never come a time when you can't do it. Until of course one day you mistime a step, collapse and break all your bones... That would suck. But you had a good run.
-Drunk Fitness nerd at the gym