Originally Posted by BreakPoint
You don't need Courier nor anyone else to tell you that Verdasco played better at this Wimbledon than in the past couple of years at Slams. I mean he got to the quarters at Wimbledon this year which he has never done before. But who really knows that the ONLY reason was the racquet change? Besides, it doesn't mean that the Babolat is a better racquet universally. I mean, if Federer had been using a Babolat for the past 10 years, maybe he never wins a single Slam. You don't know.
Right. All we see is the racquet. What we don't see is the training, preperation, diet changes and all of the other behind the scenes stuff that goes into playing tennis.
I heard Joker say that one of the biggest things for thim was changing his diet and elimination gluten from his diet. He believes that gave him the edge to get to #1...