Marin out. In his opening match. On the first day of Roland Garros. In straights. To Ramirez Hidalgo.
The sad thing is, no one was even that surprised.
Then again no one made light of it either. Probably because its not funny anymore.
Apparently there was a stomach complaint of sorts.
In which case, I SERIOUSLY question the decision to play when you’re facing the possibility of a sixth consecutive first round Slam exit.
Despite my better judgement I still want to believe in you – mostly because I’m not that keen on the haters’ caricature of the spoilt, affluent slacker travelling from tournie to tournie in Daddy’s helicopter.
Articles like this, however, don’t help. Neither do 6 consecutive first round Slam exits.