Interesting what Rogi said in his interview:
Q. You mentioned the word
"embarrassment" there. Detaching yourself
from the match, which is hard to do, but from
Gaston's point of view, do you think he
should feel a bit embarrassed with himself,
given the status of the tournament and the
stage, the semifinal
ROGER FEDERER: I think more
disappointment than embarrassment
. I mean, as
long as you try and lose 0-0, there's no problem
with it. I think that's what happened today.
mean, he almost won a few games, and it could
have turned around
, the match, if he gets his
claws into the match. But I guess I never really
allowed him to do that.
I still think he should leave this
tournament, you know, feel going about himself,
the first semifinal appearance for him, solid year.
Shouldn't be miserable now for a month - I
Q. A friend of mine is worried
because you and Gaston are friends, you give
a friend such worst experience on court. Did
you think about the friendship?
ROGER FEDERER: No, we won't have
any problems shaking each other's hands in the
future. I mean, when I shook hands with him, I
definitely saw a big disappointment from his side
Especially after yesterday's great fight, coming
back, Gaston to get this sort of treatment today,
that's no fun for nobody.
Yeah, I don't think we'll
have no problem. We'll probably smile next time
we'll see each other.