Originally Posted by Crisstti
Djokovic's level has been lower all year (even since late last year), compared to 2011, not just since his grandpa died.
And Rafa's level, on clay certainly, was clearly higher this year. You surely think that must have had something to do with the way their matches went this year?.
I'm not so sure. I think if **** plays his best then there's nothing Nadal can do about it no matter how he's playing. If the **** from 2011 would have showed up this year in any of those matches Nadal would have lost them all no matter what.