Sorry to be a bit slow adding this but I have been very busy. Marat is to the first Russian tennis player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Great honour for a great guy.
Here is a link to a telegraph podcast with an interview on his nomination.
Also here is a cool article and photo from 15th Jan 2016 on the website of Russia Today.
Marat Safin to become 1st Russian in International Tennis Hall of Fame
Published time: 15 Jan, 2016 15:17
Marat Safin © Grigoriy Sisoev / Sputnik
Retired star Marat Safin will become the first Russian to be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
The 35-year-old is a former world number one and claimed 15 ATP men’s singles titles and two Grand Slams over the course of a glittering career.
Safin was nominated as a possible Hall of Fame…
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