As you know, Roger Federer has just landed in Brazil, where will start the Gilette Tour.
This rock star-style tour will earn him approximately $12 million, 1.2 million for day of "work."
This figure is remarkable, given that in the year of official matches, Roger earned "just" $8.5 million.
How to play from the baseline
The expression “to endure the rally” is about those indeterminate moments of a rally where none of the players is leading.
The ability to endure the rally is fundamental when you play a “long rally”, because it offers you the chance to measure your opponent’s strong points and vulnerabilities, besides letting you position as best as possible for your next offensive shot.