It seems unfair to let one finalist have 2 days rest and one only 1...don't they usually give 2 days rest between the QF and SF so then the two finalists are even?? That doesn't matter because the two SF opponents still have the same schedule.
In seeing recent matches (i.e. last few years), there is nothing too flashy about his play (it can get boring and "ugly," really) and there is nothing flashy about his on-court personality either. So why is he so popular? Are people living in memories of long hair and neon clothing??