Originally Posted by Mellow Yellow
if there was even a grain of truth to it he would have tanked in many a clay court event so he wouldn't have had to face Nadal.
That H2H is more lopsided than Murray's.
With Nadal sweeping clay court events , he couldn't afford it. If Federer had tanked clay court tournaments in 2006-2007, he woudn't have been No1.