"Davis Cup is always difficult and I don't take that decision easily, I don't feel good when I see the doubles team play seven hours and then lose. That was one of the worst things for me," Federer said. “But I can't have it all or win it all. I have to take the decisions that are right for my career. I try to communicate with the team but that always boomerangs back at you. I hope I can play more in the future, but it's been tough the last few years. I also have a family and you have to understand that as well."
Without his family for his week-long South American trip : 12 millions.
Without his family for his Rotterdam appearance fee : over a million.
Playing for your country in
your own country : Sorry, I have a family.