Originally Posted by Flash O'Groove
Gasquet won an atp250 tournaments after facing a very easy draw until the final. There, he was clearly dominated by Davydenko until he broke physically. It is not that Gasquet was super strong physically, it was that Davydenko was not, and we know that for a long time now. The Doha title is nice but he wasn't really tested there, and it means nothing for the following season to come.
Gasquet covered a lot of ground in that match, especially since he was standing so far back. He did more work than Davydenko in the rallies as far as running down shots.