Originally Posted by pound cat
A really classy thing for Federer to do would be for once say these words "He played better than I did to-day, that's why I lost"
1) Uncle Toni was coaching during the match (loss to Nadal Rome))
2) I had a blister (sf loss to Safin AO 05) in an interview 4 months after the match. I thinik he did say something about Safin playing well at the post-match interview, but then later changed his mind about how it really happened.
I think Federer has gotten sick of saying Nadal played well and Nadal has gotten sick of saying Federer has played well.