Originally Posted by pound cat
Federer is going to stick around until the next Olympic because he wants another try to win singles Gold. If he wins he will retire happy having attained all his goals. And if he doesn't win, he will retire with the unfilled dream of having won everything possible except the Olympic singles title.
Right now ranking doesn't mean much to him.
OG means nothing in tennis other than encouraging people to play in the Davis Cup. I went several times and it was just a fun day out, music, babies crying.
It is just a show.