Q & A with Richard Gasquet

Richard Gasquet, the 26 year old Frenchman reached a career high no. 7 and made it to the semis at Wimbledon in 2007:

TL- What do you think about the Andy Roddick retirement?
RG: For 8 or 9 years he was on top. He was no. 1 in the world. He is a great one.

TL:Do you know that because of your game you have been called a little Federer?
RG:Yes people have said that.

TL:What do you think of Federer?
RG:He is no. 1. He is never sick. He never retires.He talks to every player and is the President of the Tennis Council. Everyone respects him.

TL:How have you done against him?
RG:I have beaten him twice on clay. I have lost many other times (10).

TL:Roland Garros is a great site,especially court no.one.
RG:Yes it is but they are tearing that one down and I don’t know why.

TL:Are the top four really that much better?
RG:Yes they are. They are very strong mentally. They have a big advantage at Slams.

ATP Results 1-27-10

RESULTS – THURSDAY, 27 JANUARY, 2011

Singles – Semi-finals
[3] N Djokovic (SRB) vs [2] R Federer (SUI) 76(3) 75 64

Doubles – Semi-finals
[1] B Bryan (USA) / M Bryan (USA) d E Butorac (USA) / J Rojer (AHO) 63 62
[3] M Bhupathi (IND) / L Paes (IND) d [2] M Mirnyi (BLR) / D Nestor (CAN) 76(5) 46 63

KEY MATCH  – FRIDAY, 28 JANUARY, 2011
[7] D Ferrer (ESP) vs [5] A Murray (GBR)

ATP Results – 1-25-2011

RESULTS – TUESDAY, 25 JANUARY, 2011

Singles – Quarter-finals
[2] R Federer (SUI) d [19] S Wawrinka (SUI) 61 63 63
[3] N Djokovic (SRB) d [6] T Berdych (CZE) 61 76(5) 61

Doubles – Quarter-finals
[1] B Bryan (USA) / M Bryan (USA) d [6] J Melzer (AUT) / P Petzschner (GER) 63 76(7)
E Butorac (USA) / J Rojer (AHO) d [4] L Kubot (POL) / O Marach (AUT) 63 64

KEY MATCHES  – WEDNESDAY, 26 JANUARY, 2011
[1] R Nadal (ESP) vs [7] D Ferrer (ESP)
A Dolgopolov (UKR) vs [5] A Murray (GBR)