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The Withdrawal Method: Youzhny Out

Posted by gauloises1 on January 23, 2010

Australian Open radio is reporting that Mikhail Youzhny has been forced to withdraw with a wrist injury, giving a walkover to his opponent.

That means Lukasz Kubot is in the last sixteen of the Australian Open.

He just won’t die.

6 Responses to “The Withdrawal Method: Youzhny Out”

  1. coookies said

    This sucks, especially for Richie.

    This is the first photo where I think Mikhail actually looks hot, or maybe I’m not looking in the right places.

  2. Nic said

    I think there’s something a bit Sam Worthington-esque about Youzh in that shot. Although it could just be the buzz cut and stubble. I’m very easily thrown off that way.

  3. linz said

    I’ve always had a thing for Youzh. I mean, he’s an angry Russian with beautiful eyes. What more could a girl ask for?

    And I agree with the Sam Worthington thing in that pic Nic- yummy =)

  4. Cubbie said

    A real shame for Mikhail- he was playing well here. He always has injury problems though.

    I find Misha to be quite attractive. And he is nice with fans.

  5. irefusetotellyou said

    Dagnabit. I mainly just feel bad for Reeshie — couldn’t they have HIM play Kubot?

    Rules, schmules, people.

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