Lars Burgsmuller, the first of Nadal’s 100 French Open victims, has his say

by Kurt Streeter Lars Burgsmüller remembers telling himself he may beat Rafael Nadal on the crimson clay on the French Open. And why not? Burgsmüller, in any case, was a well-regarded 29-year-old veteran on the professional tennis tour. Nadal, solely 18, was little identified outdoors the sport and was simply starting to jot down a … Read more