Even if it was true, which it clearly wasn't, it's too
late, because Feddy's FO win is clearly tainted without
Federer, though, remained unconvinced, saying, "Rafa, if you sit the
French out, or bow out early, people will put an asterisk by my win.
They will say that I had a cakewalk. People will consider it a tainted
"So," replied Nadal, "make it look good. Let your opponents win a set.
Let them win 2 sets. Play like shit. Play like your racquet is not in
your hand, but up your arse. Then, when it seems hopeless, step it up.
Remember by 5-set Rome final against Coria? Do you really think that
little South American pissant umpa lumpa could take a point - much
less a game or set - from me unless I allowed it, or was at least
sufferring from implosive constipation like you were at last year's FO