Mats Wilander summed up this year's French Open: "Heading into the French open it's more exciting. The regular Tour probably benefits from having one superstar that's cleaning up everything, or maybe a rivalry. But the French Open and the other slams benefit from having no clear cut favorite. That's the way it used to be and I think it's better. I don't think we want to go there and ask ourselves: Is Nadal going to win a ninth time? That doesn't excite me at all.