Ranking returns slowly for Russian Andreev

The fact that Igor Andreev is the only unseeded player in the men's quarterfinals should not come as a surprise to anyone. Just ask Andy Roddick.

Updated: June 10, 2007, 1:51 PM ET
By Bonnie DeSimone | Special to ESPN.com

PARIS -- International crowd favorite Marcos Baghdatis walked off Suzanne Lenglen court Monday to the accompaniment of a warm, yearning chorus that clearly would have liked to see him and his million-watt smile stick around longer than the round of 16.

The applause for his vanquisher, Russia's Igor Andreev, was sustained and respectful, but there was a slightly uncertain undertone to it.

Who is this guy? And where did he get that bullwhip of a right arm?

The 125th-ranked Andreev ...

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