Shanghai 2014 Draw Announced

Photo: China Open
Photo: China Open

The draw for the Shanghai Rolex Masters has been released and Rafael Nadal has a bye in the first round.

In the second round Rafa will play either his compatriot Feliciano Lopez or a qualifier.

The seeds in Rafa’s quarter are Milos Raonic, Ernests Gulbis, and  John Isner. Seeds in his half are Tomas Berdych, Marin Cilic, Fabio Fognini, and Stan Wawrinka.

The seeds in the other half are Novak Djokovic, Kevin Anderson, Andy Murray, David Ferrer, Roger Federer, Roberto Bautista Agut, Grigor Dimitrov, and Kei Nishikori.

All the best of luck in the world to you, Rafa!

10 comments

  1. Rafael is back, we do not need other players to be tired for Rafael to win. He is one of the all time greats of the sport but let us remember that he needs a little time to get back to his best. Wrist injuries more complex than many other types. Wishing him loads of good play in Shanghai. Vamos Rafaaaaaa

  2. Go to the net more Rafa. They are all getting tired too. Especially Isner and Raonic. I willwatch you and WILL you to win..lots of luck as well. You are the best! jean Palmer Winnipeg Canada.

    • i LIVE IN Winnipeg TOO jEAN, AND AM LOOKING FOR A FELLOW FAN TO CHEER WITH. i’M 66, RETIRED AND COMPLETELYENTRHRALED WITH RAFA’SEXTREME UNRELENTING DETERMINAGE TO PLAY HIS BEST GAME, EVERY GAME. HE’S A TRIBUTE TO THE SPIRIT OF SPORT.

  3. Vamos Rafa! We are all behind you. After that injury you need some time to come back to your form..but you will come back steonger. All the best for Shanghai.love you.

  4. Rafa’s likely opponents in Shanghai – 1-Bye, 2-Lopez(Feliciano), 3-Isner, 4-Raonic or Gulbis, 5-Berdych or Wawrinka, 6-Djokovic or Murray or Federer. VAMOS!!!

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