posted on May, 24 2004 @ 04:48 PM
With sagging shoulders and head bowed, Andre Agassi left the French Open through a courtside doorway Monday, uncertain if he'll return next year.
World number 271 Jerome Haehnel produced the shock result of the year by beating Andre Agassi in the French Open first round.
Frenchman Haehnel beat the sixth seed 6-4 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 to delight the home crowds at Roland Garros.
Haehnel, 23, had never played a tour level match before this victory.
Agassi, who has won every Grand Slam in a superb career, had played just one warm-up event in the build-up to Paris, again suffering defeat to an
His loss will lead to increased speculation that the 34-year-old will retire at the end of the season.