Yes but he didn't have to contend with a Nadal back then who had only dominated at RG. The only pressure he had was to win RG which he failed...miserably. He only won it 2 years later because Nadal was beaten on an off day by an inspired Soderling and epic chokes by Haas and Del Potro.
Back then nadull was a pure[
[/B]not sure what he could have done outside RG but then you never know.
As for the question 2007 was better REAL competition. Not bend over berdych & a bunch of old tired players.
The law of nature,only the strong survive.
THE GREAT TACTICAL RIVALRY OF THE OPEN ERA
FEDERER 10 VS TONI NADAL 20
ADVANTAGE TONI NADAL
RAPHEAL NADULL,A PRETTY FACE & MUSCLE
Fed 2 nadull 13 fed is nadull CLAY TURKEY. THE REAL ERA 2003-2010.