Pretty dire from Lu, crap smashing and a couple double faults to end it summed him up.
ARod was making it tougher for himself by showing some pretty negative body language throughout and letting little things irritate him. Still looks frustrated in his game, and could conceivably be taken down by Dimi if he doesn't improve a little.
Don't win making 50 errors and only 24 winners. This was essentially the perfect opportunity, with A-Rod not playing that well, missing first serves, and he still couldn't take advantage. He ran out of gas after the second set, dropped the intensity and focus, and collapsed horrible. More or less an embarrassing display.
Is Roddick even gonna make the cut for London 2012?
After that 500 falls off he's behind Isner and Fish and if he loses RU points from Soderling in Brisbaine too, Bogomolov and Young pass him also-leaving him out