The loss in the semi really hit me hard. This was the perfect chance for him to win Roland Garros. He lost and it hurts. But people mistake honest truth as bravado and cockiness. It has been said before, a first class claycourter beat the most complete player on his weakest surface. If you poll the players, what is their favourite surface? A high majority will answer either clay or hard court. Not many will say, grass. That's something special.
This loss hurts, but it is not the...