US Open 1r: Marat Safin def. Robin Vik 6-1, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 [Archive] - MensTennisForums.com

US Open 1r: Marat Safin def. Robin Vik 6-1, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

*Viva Chile*
08-30-2006, 05:07 PM
:banana:

a big phew after 0-40 in final game, well done.
Another baby step Marat, congrats :yeah:

Nalby is playing like crap now, maybe the draw will open soon for the oaf :bounce:

NINA_BCN
08-30-2006, 05:09 PM
:woohoo: :banana: :woohoo: :banana:

gusman890
08-30-2006, 05:12 PM
safin :yeah:

rrfnpump
08-30-2006, 05:12 PM
Robin... :sad:
after awful first two set gave him a run for his money
wasted GPx4 when serving at 3*-4 and BPx3 at 3-5* :(

anyways, nice try, Robin :hug: :hearts: :kiss:

please go far now, Marat

swissfed
08-30-2006, 05:12 PM
Um...Marat, nice win,

Drimal
08-30-2006, 05:12 PM
Davai Marat! :bigclap: :woohoo: :bigclap:

Finally in the 2nd round of a Grand Slam again. :)

atheneglaukopis
08-30-2006, 05:13 PM
Baby steps are the way to go. :yeah: Beating Berrer would be a nice baby step too. Or Nalbandian. :shrug:

ChinoRios4Ever
08-30-2006, 05:14 PM
FINALLY MARAT :yeah:

he only could face gonzo in the quarters

atheneglaukopis
08-30-2006, 05:15 PM
Davai Marat! :bigclap: :woohoo: :bigclap:

Finally in the 2nd round of a Grand Slam again. :)Well, he made round two at Wimbledon and went up two sets to love before self-destructing.

Volcanic Tennis
08-30-2006, 05:18 PM
Yay Marat :woohoo:

tochilka
08-30-2006, 05:18 PM
:yippee: :yippee: :bounce: Congrats Marat!

Drimal
08-30-2006, 05:19 PM
Well, he made round two at Wimbledon and went up two sets to love before self-destructing.

Oops ... :o

Hope he will meet Berrer next who is beatable for him! :angel:

oz_boz
08-30-2006, 05:21 PM
:D

lilimi80
08-30-2006, 05:28 PM
:bigclap: :bigclap: :bigclap: marat! shame marat david and gonzalez are in the same part of the draw!

mrserenawilliams
08-30-2006, 05:29 PM
good job babe! :couple: :hug: keep it up!

Tennis Fool
08-30-2006, 05:34 PM
Hellllll yeah! First time I'll be at the Open when Safin's in attendance. :clap2:

*Viva Chile*
08-30-2006, 05:41 PM
This is the first match that Marat won in the US Open since 2002 :eek:

I think that is very important for him ;)

rosespower
08-30-2006, 05:41 PM
The First baby step was made... now go for the second one...

Primal
08-30-2006, 05:42 PM
Congrats :D

Carlita
08-30-2006, 05:45 PM
:banana: yay Marat!

jmp
08-30-2006, 06:03 PM
Happiness is...

A Marat Win! :dance: :woohoo:

Keep it up, Big Man!! :bounce:

rmb6687
08-30-2006, 06:33 PM
:woohoo:

That fourth set was a little scary...but he overcame himself and won.

Hendu
08-30-2006, 06:55 PM
He will play against Nalbandian , what a second round!!! :eek:

BelgianWaffle
08-30-2006, 07:01 PM
This is the first match that Marat won in the US Open since 2002 :eek:
Really? :o

Congratulations Marat :hug: :yeah:
I hope this does something for his confidence!

MariaV
08-30-2006, 07:07 PM
:woohoo:

That fourth set was a little scary...but he overcame himself and won.
I got my usual heart attack anyway. :lol:

drf716
08-31-2006, 04:18 AM
Happiness is...

A Marat Win!
:lol: and we all know what depressing is... cincinnati! hehe.


yay marat!

TMJordan
08-31-2006, 04:20 AM
:banana:

Nalby next on the list

:yeah:

Super-Fabio
08-31-2006, 02:05 PM
Marat :bounce: