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Marcos Baghdatis

  • Sport: Olympic Tennis
  • Nation: Cyprus
  • Notes: Made his first Olympic appearance at Athens in 2004, losing in the second round of the singles event to Nicolas Kiefer. ... Highest career singles ranking was No. 8 on Aug. 21, 2006. ...Owns two career ATP Tour titles (2007 Zagreb, 2006 Beijing). ... Best finish in a Grand Slam came in the 2006 Australian Open, where he lost to Roger Federer in the final, beating Andy Roddick, Ivan Ljubicic and David Nalbandian along the way. ... Also had a strong run at Wimbledon in 2006, reaching the semifinals and losing to Rafael Nadal after beating Lleyton Hewitt in the quarterfinals. ... Best performance in the French Open came in 2007 when he reached the fourth round and lost to Igor Andreev. ... Has won just two of six matches at the U.S. Open. ... Reached his first career ATP Tour doubles final in January, losing in Chennai with Marc Gicquel.
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