Rafael Nadal will start his title defense in Barcelona by playing the winner of a match between Carlos Berloq or Daniel Gimeno-Traver. Seeds in Rafa’s quarter: Benoit Paire, Jerzy Janowicz and Kei Nishikori. Seeds in Rafa’s half: Tomas Berdych, Grigor Dimitrov, Fernando Verdasco and Milos Raonic.
Seeds in the other half: Ferrer, Belucci, Klizan, Kohlschreiber, Almagro, Granollers, Chardy and Monaco.
Here’s the draw: