He hit a ferocious forehand that could be heard around the world. But Fernando Gonzalez will say so long to a career that, if nothing else, entertained us until the end.
Former top-ranked player Dinara Safina has retired from tennis, according to her brother Marat Safin.
From Ana Ivanovic's difficult first-round encounter to another breakdown from Marat Safin, Ravi Ubha looks at the top five events from Tuesday's action at the U.S. Open.
Marat Safin actually won last year on the day he signed up Peter Lundgren, Roger Federer's ex-coach.