From what I saw of the SF, Ferrer's shots were lacking depth.
SF in Doha + W in Auckland + 5-set QF = Poor showing in SF.
I don't think this changes anything regarding the final. Nole was the favorite anyway, especially with his draw.
"Berdych is crazy talented and would have definitely disposed of Hewitt/Roddick/Baghaditis/Blake etc. rather easily most of the time." ~ 90's clay