Originally Posted by Jim Jones
why did Puerta lose. Did he get tired physically?
Puerta lost because he was playing one of the best young talents on tour right now, Marcos was the world's No. 1 Juniors and he won the Australia open Juniors title and was a finalist at the USOPEN juniors that same year.......he just had many injuries since then which stopped him from achieving his potential earlier although he had a good run to the 4th round earlier this year at the Australia open....and he was the only other player with Agassi to take a set off Federrer at the USOPEN 2004....so this is no chance win ...he should have won in 2 actually he was 5-4 and serving for the set, then he had 2 match points in the breaker....