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60 seconds with Marcos Baghdatis


An interview with Marcos Baghdatis.

Actor I would like to play me in a film about my life: Johnny Depp.
If I wasn’t a tennis player, I would be: A soccer player.
Most famous person in my phone-book:  Maybe Wawrinka?? No, Djokovic!
What scares me: Heights.
What makes me giggle:  A nice joke.
My most embarrassing experience as a tennis player:  None.
I never travel to a tournament without: My rackets and phone. 
Favourite city on the tour: Sydney.
Favourite restaurant on the tour:  Room service.
Favourite shop on the tour:  None.
My nickname is: Baggy or La Bag … depending on which country I’m in.
The last place I visited on holiday:  Croatia.
The last film I watched:  Drive.
The last album I listened to:  Sfakianakis Notis.
The last meal I cooked: Grilled salmon.
Grass, hard or clay?  Grass.
Hot or cold?  Hot.
Sand or snow?  Snow.
Be invisible or fly? Both would be nice – invisible!
If I was in a karaoke bar, the song I would choose:  Genethlia.
If I won the lottery, I would: Give some money to my family, and buy an island.