The Last Word: Dec. 27, 2013

Baker out, the Magnificent One™ in Oz main draw

American Brian Baker’s misfortune is Frenchman Michael Llodra’s fortune.

The veteran didn’t get the French reciprocal wild card for the Australian Open, and was four or five spots out of the main draw when the entry lists first came out.

But with Baker still not ready to return, Llodra is now straight in. Continue reading