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While some use medical time outs others use wc trips.

Even the great Federer.

"Roger Federer once used one to wait for the sun to move, after losing the first set of a 2010 Australian Open quarterfinal match against Nikolay Davydenko.

“When the sun comes from the side, the ball seems half the size and is just hard to hit,” Federer explained after rallying to win. “I never take toilet breaks. But I thought, Why not? I just hoped with every minute it took, the sun would move another centimeter.”

In a match that followed, Djokovic took a break against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, an absence largely excused because Djokovic said he had to throw up."
 

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http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/04/sports/tennis/wimbledon-2014-federer-raonic-and-others-use-bathroom-trips-to-regroup.html?_r=1

While some use medical time outs others use wc trips.

Even the great Federer.

"Roger Federer once used one to wait for the sun to move, after losing the first set of a 2010 Australian Open quarterfinal match against Nikolay Davydenko.

“When the sun comes from the side, the ball seems half the size and is just hard to hit,” Federer explained after rallying to win. “I never take toilet breaks. But I thought, Why not? I just hoped with every minute it took, the sun would move another centimeter.”

In a match that followed, Djokovic took a break against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, an absence largely excused because Djokovic said he had to throw up."
I never cease to laugh at how straight=faced journalists are while rehashing that canard. Jim Courier advanced it as a joke in the on court interview, and Fed entered into the spirit of it, weaving this fanciful tale of waiting for the sun to move a centimetre a minute :haha:
 
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