of Cyprus will be looking to make a decent run at French Open in Paris which got underway yesterday.
The Cypriot is as home on hard courts indeed he reached the final of the Australian Open back in 2006 but lost in 4 sets in Melbourne to the World Number 1 Roger Federer.
Earlier this year Baghdatis managed to beat Roger Federer for the first time in his career in the 3rd round of the ATP Masters 1000 event in Indian Wells California.
Last year Federer managed to seal the career Slam when he won the French Open title for the first time in his career beating the in form Robin Soderling of Sweden in the final.
Soderling had beaten the 4 time defending champions Rafael Nadal of Spain in 4 sets in the 4th round, it was Nadal’s 1st ever defeat at the French Open, Soderling went on to beat Nikolay Davydenko in the next round.