Hard-hitting Argentine tennis player who was known for his powerful serve and his dominance on clay.
He won his first professional match in 1999.
His nickname is "Gordo," which translates as "fat" in English.
He retired in 2010 to spend more time with his family.
He faced off against tennis legend Pete Sampras in the U.S. Open; he lost 7-6, 7-6, 6-3.