I was worried there for a minute, and didn't relax until they changed the score to 7-6(2) in Marat's favor. I think Guccione was a tough 1st rounder for Marat, so I am glad that he won it in a 3 set TB!!!
Santoro withdraws ? That's a sign Marat : time to win more than 2 in a row
"When I talk to myself on court, I say, ‘I love you, you're a good guy, but don't miss next time, OK?’” Marat Safin, 2004.
MARAT SAFIN US Open 2006: No, when you're 26, it's difficult to change. You can't teach the old dog to sit, huh? "
When you win, when you lose, when you smile or when you're mad : Marat you're still the best to watch.
"Just give yourself the opportunity, give yourself the chance. You have to
be happy with what you have achieved and don't take any notice if somebody
tells you that you should have achieved much more. You have achieved what
you have achieved. Nobody can take that away and you have a clear