With the 2012 season now over, it's time for Patrick Mouratoglou to look back over the past 12 months and look ahead to what the next year of men's tennis holds.
On Novak Djokovic's year
It's difficult to say that Djokovic has had a bad year, even if it hasn't been as good as 2011. He showed less certainty and authority in 2012 than in 2011, even though you'd expect differently from a world number one.
He was still fairly consistent and he won a Grand Slam and the World Tour finals. Yet I felt that he was often fragile and weak. Despite his bigger victories, he could not replicate theRead More »from Djokovic lacked authority in 2012