Singles : 151 (Best 88) - W Bucharest Fut, F Mersin CH, SF Furth CH
Doubles : 50 (Best 50) - W Bogota (with Rodrigo R3) SF Brisbane (with Sheva), SF Indian Wells (with Tomek.), W Rotterdam Fut (with rus59) F Bordeaux CH (with Daniel_amr)
An innocent match thread with a flawless title, not the excitement I had hoped for.
I am the Nelson Mandela of MTF
Federer, Nadal and Djokovic pander to plutocrats and charge huge appearance fees. The "trickle down effect" means that tournaments like the Heineken Open now have to pay appearance money for racketeers that many of us have never heard of. It's close to extortion.
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.