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Call Gasquet what you will, but he's not a cheater

Updated: June 9, 2009, 6:09 PM ET
By James Martin, TENNIS.com

When the news hit that Richard Gasquet tested positive for cocaine, he released a statement to the press professing his innocence. He says he's gathering evidence to show that he didn't do cocaine, and will tell us more at a later date. Now the Frenchman, who faces a two-year ban if found guilty, must summon the will to go up against his toughest opponent ever -- the anti-doping machine.

Good luck. The prospect of trying to beat the system was enough to send Martina Hingis into early retirement. ...

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