At the end of Federer's first round match at the Australian Open a fawning interviewer asked about his kids and if he had bought coach Stefan Edberg a birthday present - no, by the way, the privilege of knocking up with 'King Roger' was enough of a present apparently.
He always seems to have his most epic points in matches he ends up losing
True. One of my favourite 2012 moments was in this match in Miami (7:50) when Djokovic was serving to win. First David wins a 40-shoot rally to get him a break-back point. In the next point he hits a forehand down the line that gets him the break.