“Quarters is a decent result. Obviously people think quarters
is shocking, but people would die to play in the quarter-final stages of Grand
Slam play. It’s not something I’m used to doing, losing in quarter-finals,
because it’s not something I’ve done in the last six years.”
Roger Federer reflects on the positive side of his shock quarter-final exit.
“I met the Queen of England today …. she said she loved me
in the american pie movies. Andy
Roddick’s sense of Humor
” Just so we are clear…. she did not say that….. it was
an attempt at humor… didnt think that was gonna get taken seriously
Andy Roddick’s Sense of Humor Part II
“I can catch a chicken. I can show you. Yeah, serious. I can
catch a chicken.”
Lu Yen-Hsun shows he’s a man of many talents.
“So obviously I’m not pleased with this result, but I have to
move on. What else can I do? Unless I have a time machine, which I don’t.”
Venus Williams on losing her quarter-final to Tsvetana Pironkova and the
possibility of time travel.
“My coach actually, believe it or not, said jokingly before the tournament started that I’ll be able to play 10 hours.” Record-breaker John Isner proves that there is many an understatement spoken in jest.
“At this moment, it’s really painful. But it was amazing to
play these three days. We played the greatest tennis match ever at the greatest
place to play tennis.“
Nicolas Mahut on losing the longest match in Grand Slam history to John Isner.
“Just can I
say thank you very much for all the organisation and all the crowd, because
when I am on the court they make me feel unbelievable.”
The final word to Mr Nadal. Champion and gentleman.