Originally Posted by born_on_clay
weaker field year by year...
How is it weaker ? When Nadal and Djoko played it, they almost always tanked (after 2008 that is )in QF or even earlier. Who needs tanking superstars anyway ?
I think list is pretty strong,more top10 players than in Halle and considering only Tsonga was deep in RG,top players should be fresh and eager to play for trophy. I hate pre-slam tanks, it is more honest to skip Wimby warm-up completely if dont want to play all tournament.