With Marat retiring, I'd been hoping to see some rare older pics to surface on the internet, and lo and behold Championat.ru have assembled some here
. They're not especially rare but they're large, fairly hi-res and free of Reuters watermarks! Once the pics is in scroll view, click to enlarge.
Here's one of my absolute faves, 18 year old Marat at Roland Garros after beating Guga in the second round. According to this interview
, at 6'4" Marat weighed only 178 at the time, which is a rather weedy BMI of 21.7.
01 December 2002, Davis Cup champions, after Youzhny's win over PHM.