Exactly - Fed knows the schedule is screwed so he's made smart choices for himself knowing he may not win early tournaments.
This is a year when I want to save myself for the most important tournaments coming up now – the French, Wimbledon, the Olympics and the US Open. That's when I want to have extra energy. It was part of my scheduling that I knew maybe I wouldn't win a tournament early on.
- Roger Federer on his goals for the rest of the 2008 season
Why can't other ballers take this approach?
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