In an interview to GQ Journal, the French Open Event Director Man Overlook commented on the upcoming version that can begin on Sunday in Paris. Overlook feels assured concerning the Frenchmen's probabilities: "Possibly Gael Monfils, he might do a giant buzz this 12 months! As for others, I feel they’re virtually reaching their full skills. So clearly, if we give Gilles Simon Federer's serve, he would have one other profession. And you’ll inform me, Why hasn't he labored on his serve to have the identical as Federer? As a result of he has not had success bodily or technically or I have no idea one other technique to function Federer does. Is it his work, effort, expertise, power? Silence. Jim Courier instructed me one thing attention-grabbing concerning the expertise: You realize, we frequently communicate of the expertise, the ball contact, the superb spotlight… However expertise is about staying on the court docket for six hours, all days, to enhance what's not going effectively, not being carried away whenever you lead a set and Four-1."
Then he praised Rafael Nadal's effort: "Take a look at Nadal, he will likely be within the French Open in a couple of days and he’ll shout 'Vamos' from the primary level of the match. He’s a martian. He could have $300 million on his checking account, he has gained the whole lot, he performs towards a man who’s the world No. 70 and he yells, Vamos, because the first sport and he seems to be at his group. Because the time goes on, you lose that fireside, it's regular. Not him. That's a expertise."