Gonzalez ousts Safin to advance at French Open
The Chilean ninth seed came through 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 winner over the Russian to advance to the second round.Updated: May 31, 2006 11:20 IST
Chilean ninth seed Fernando Gonzalez ousted Russian Marat Safin to advance to the second round of the French Open on Tuesday.
Gonzalez came through 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 winner over the former Australian and US Open champion to set up a meeting with Serbian teenager Novak Djokovic for a place in the third round.
First Published: May 31, 2006 11:20 IST