During today's ATP Open men's singles semi-finals in Doha, Qatar, the tournament's top seed, Roger Federer lost the next two 4-6 and 4-6 loss to Russia's "model workers," Nikolay Davydenko, met with the new season The second defeat. Short period of two months, Federer in his 12 straight victories before the Russian people who eat two successive defeats, this is definitely not with the "accidental" word can be explained, and today's Roger Federer for ordinary Tour of the commitment of two years ago, compared to a decline in more than one level, perhaps he has long intended to concentrate on his limited track up a grand slam.
Roger Federer for a general tour of the attention degree of decline in the second half of 2008 are already visible, while in last year's Wimbledon than Pete Sampras won the first man in history after it has been completely well confirmed, even in the Shanghai Masters this level of the game he can easily choose Juan Qin, for the ordinary exhibition tour, and his emphasis is even more worth a mention.
At the end of the London Masters Cup, Federer has lost and Nikolay Davydenko, lost to can understand, after all, the latter in the U.S. Open final to beat him and even then it needed a victory to ensure that the outlet, as lost to Nikolay Davydenko, who can say the Russians are now the strength has been comparable to or superior to its rival Roger Federer, the Federer for the Grand Slam tournament champion outside the thirst greatly reduced, may be the Russia's "model workers" to break the curse of every charge numerous key.
In the new season, Federer has lost the race in Abu Dhabi has also never lost before his Swede Robin Soderling, count again, this time losing to Nikolay Davydenko, Roger Federer being the former "10 game losing streak club "members of crazy looking for revenge, which can be regarded as Federer dropped a manifestation of the rule of force, but we can not look down upon Federer in Grand Slam events in the future, at least in the future the two the season, the Swiss will be the Grand Slam arena is still the most powerful contender, one of the advantages of maybe he will not be so obvious as in the past, but it is absolutely no reason to because the venue on the tour will be a few games that he lost excluded from the scope of the favorite candidates.
The end of this trip to Doha, after Federer may also participate, "Australian weathervane" Kooyong Classic match, then he will be officially set foot on the journey in Melbourne. Perhaps only at that time, we can know exactly how much fighting still preserved in the end Roger Federer, his honor indoors in the end there is still hope to add a few grand slam champion.
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