[Yahoo] Safin injures knee, might miss Wimbledon (AP)

Rusty Backhand
06-07-2005, 04:31 PM
Marat Safin played through a knee injury Monday at the Gerry Weber Open to beat wild-card Alexander Popp 6-3, 6-2 and could be forced to miss Wimbledon. The Australian Open champion won his first match on grass in three years, but his left knee was ailing after the first-round victory. ``It hurt out there.