Rafael Nadal is back on clay, and he will debut at the new ATP 500 Rio Open against compatriot Daniel Gimeno-Traver in the first round.
Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
START TIME: 8 pm local time, 12 midnight (Wed) CET, 11 pm GMT, 6 pm EST. To convert to your local time, use this website.
Rafa and World No. 84 Gimeno-Traver have met twice, the last time being in 2013 at Vina del Mar, where Rafa won in straight sets in the quarterfinal.
|Year||Tournament & City||Surface||Round||Winner & Score|
|2013||Vina del MarChile||Clay||Q||Nadal, Rafael6-1, 6-4 Stats|
|2011||BarcelonaSpain||Clay||R32||Nadal, Rafael6-1, 6-1 Stats|
We wish Rafa good health and success throughout. VAMOS!