Roger Federer: Needs A Dose Of Confidence

Is Roger Federer fading out of the arena? As it was always conceived all that Roger had to do with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is to have a huge leap of hope and faith. He needs a dose of faith to rule the tennis jungle again. The jungle spares none.

Roger Federer: Needs a dose of confidence

Roger Federer: Needs a dose of confidence

The Swizz horsepower, 30 year legend, an adorable dad hopes to rise the trophy and dreams of it every time he steps on to the semi-final circle. Out there in the penultimate round he breaks down morally as he sees the winners and champions on the other side, more than seeing the winner on the other side of the net, he sees a loser in the self. The enemy is not the other player, it is the self!

Where can Roger get the magic dose of motivation? It is no longer “quitters do not win” the aphorism has now become “psychologically-broken do not win”. Coming back to the finals and lifting the trophy is more applauded and escalated if the hero comes from a flop-show, fans love the game more than that the confidence. The trophies going to an unconquered hero makes the game monotonous and less challenging. Fans want to see the ultimate climax with most entertaining game, the Pete-Federer duo did not last long, and Roger took over and became the unconquered. The dot became a line when Nadal joined the league to increase the propensity of competition. It is now evolving in shape, Novak is in, to beat the two and eat the title.

I curiously want to know what Novak eats for breakfast and dinner during the matches- that is other than Nadal and Federer for lunch or supper.

Learn the tennis from Roger, the power features from Nadal, the vulpine yet ethical show from Novak, but not the motivation and the willpower from any of these great men. We have the most precious legend that the world has ever seen, Pete Sampras. The “Rise of Roger” saw just the “Fall of Pete” but the “Nadal-Novak Rule” is seeing the “Downfall of Roger”! Sampras was a man with the most remarkable determination and stone like confidence, loser by the game but legend by the strength.

Roger can have the confidence only by lifting some trophy soon in reality. He will be heading to China before the 2011 ATP World Tour, Finals at London for the Shanghai Rolex Masters to see some glory showering over him.

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Bharathi Murali

Author:

Hello folks! I am Bharathi Murali, 20, a Chemical Engineering student who always look at journalists or journalism students with a little jealousy in my eyes. I belong to Coimbatore now put up in Chennai. Besides writing, blogging I like traveling (on my bike), photography and silence. I have strong belief in philosophy. With regard to sports I just love watching them on TV when it comes to playing them I have tried to play most of the Indian sports with shallow knowledge in each. I am also a part of the University Basketball team and guess more than scoring I take care of defence better and well known for the fouls that I generally commit! I blog at www.thebhavachakra.blogspot.com. In one line I have always admired Bhagat Singh more than Gandhi, I support radicalism!

Cricket

IPL Qualifier 2 Match Preview: RCB vs CSK; the battle of India’s two captains

IPL Qualifier 2 Match Preview: RCB vs CSK; the battle of India’s two captains

Posted by: Atish Home Chowdhury on May 22nd, 2015

It’s going to be an interesting contest tonight between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Ranchi. On one hand, we have MS Dho ..

Football

ISL Young Champs final selection camp begins

ISL Young Champs final selection camp begins

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on May 21st, 2015

The week long final selection camp for Reliance Foundation’s inaugural Young Champs football grassroots program commenced here today at the Father Agnel multi ..

Tennis

Novak beats Federer; almost loses eye while celebrating

Novak beats Federer; almost loses eye while celebrating

Posted by: Anjan Merkap on May 18th, 2015

Top seed Novak Djokovic won his fourth Italian Open title after beating Roger Federer comprehensively in straight sets. The Serb played a flawless final against ..

F1

Formula One: All you need to about the Monaco Grand Prix

Formula One: All you need to about the Monaco Grand Prix

Posted by: Anjan Merkap on May 22nd, 2015

The next Formula One race in the 2015 calendar is the Monaco Grand Prix to be held on the 24th of May. Known as the jewel of the Formula One calendar, this race ..

Boxing

Sachin Tendulkar meets Sarita Devi

Sachin Tendulkar meets Sarita Devi

Posted by: Atish Home Chowdhury on January 16th, 2015

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar met the ace Indian boxer Sarita Devi at his home in Mumbai and wished her success for future matches. The Manipuri athlete was r ..

Other Sports

PUMA announces the national running calendar for PUMA Urban Stampede 2015-2016

PUMA announces the national running calendar for PUMA Urban Stampede 2015-2016

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on May 15th, 2015

India, May, 2015: In a unique running event in Mumbai, PUMA announced the 2015-16 running calendar for PUMA Urban Stampede – the popular race that travel ..

One stop guide to all the sports news, reviews, opinions, fixtures and live scores from India and around the world. A true reflection of sports.

Copyright © 2012 | The Sports Mirror