The draw for the Madrid Open was performed today.
Rafael Nadal has been drawn into the bottom half of the draw and looks tough on paper, but he is the King of Clay who won three of four titles on the Caja Mágica clay.
After a first round bye, our champ will face the winner of the match between Fabio Fognini or Joao Sousa. He could face Nick Kyrgios in the third round, prior to a quarter-final against Milos Raonic or David Goffin.
Rafa’s potential route to the final:
- 1st round: Bye
- 2nd round: Fabio Fognini or Joao Sousa
- 3rd round: Nick Kyrgios
- Quarter-final: Milos Raonic or David Goffin
- Semi-final: Novak Djokovic
- Final: Andy Murray
- Andy Murray vs Dominic Thiem
- Stan Wawrinka vs Marin Cilic
- Milos Raonic vs Rafael Nadal
- Kei Nishikori vs Novak Djokovic
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!