Real names are used in topics, nothing new here.
That sounds very new to me, actually. Nicknames have been used in titles as long as I've been registered here. Even insulting ones are very common and are usually accepted.
OT: Hopefully the Most Interesting Tennis Player in the World will flush the Shitman down the toilet.
"Certainly the most talented individual, the most well-rounded
... to play this game." - Jason Goodall
We should be appreciative of Federer though, because we will never see anything like him again. The fact he can still compete for slams ever after the erosion of his physical skills is really a greater testament to the natural talent he has than the period of time when he was dominating the tour.