Federer played at least 1 AMS/Masters 1000 final yearly since 2002. Is it a record ?
Starting with 2002 final in Miami lost to Agassi, in 2003 Rome final lost against Mantilla, and the rest is better known.
So 9 consecutive years with at least 1 AMS final played.
Is this a record ?
Voo, I think this is your area of expertise...
Q. Do you think you would have been able to play as well as you played today, or you think you would have pulled out from the game if it wasn't the Masters Cup final?
ROGER FEDERER: No, Roger Federer doesn't pull out. Otherwise he doesn't walk on court (smiling).
After losing to Nalbandian in 2005 TMC final...