"Maybe it's a little bit of a distraction, there's no doubt about it. But you have to be aware of what's happening around you," explained Federer, who was threatened in an online chat room by an anonymous netizen.
So let me just say thank you US Open officials for everything you have done. And thank you CBS for pushing the officials to keep to their primetime schedule and getting such great ratings. I've even started playing tennis.
Nadal and Djokovic have effectively threatened the brilliance of mental acuity and shot-making, exemplified by more cerebral players like Federer and Murray, who favor tactics and touch over drawing errors while running down and wearing out opponents.