Originally Posted by blackgirltennis
I wouldn't mind if he withdrew. He's not my favorite, and I would love to see Gasquet and Blake both qualify so with him not being there, they'd both have a better chance. But I do want him to play DC. With no Safin, I want Andy and James to have some competition.
He's had a great season and I'd say at the moment he's one of the only 4 elite players in tennis.
After Federer, Nadal and Djokovic he's the best performer in Slams - and no matter what you think of him - Blake and Gasquet wouldn't qualify to tie his shoes, never mind a Masters Cup.