I am very happy with this title but I did not play against Rafael Nadal todayYouzhny stuns Nadal for Chennai title Jan 06, 2008
Every match in Davis Cup for your country is very important for everybody, it doesn't matter what the score isRussia beats Germany at Davis Cup Sep 23, 2007
When I was two sets down I decided to carry on playing my game and see what happenedRussia rallies for first Davis Cup triumph Dec 01, 2002
Mikhail Mikhailovich Youzhny (Михаил Михайлович Южный ( listen); born 25 June 1982, in Moscow, USSR (now Russia), is a professional Russian tennis player, noted for his consistency and all-court play style. He has been coached by Boris Sobkin for 17 years.
The highest singles world ranking of his career was number eight, achieved 28 January 2008 and again on 18 October 2010.
Mikhail began playing tennis at six with his older brother, Andrei, a pro futures player in 1998–2000. At 13, he was a ballboy for the Russia – U.S. Davis Cup matches.