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Nadal wins 8th Barcelona Open

2013-04-28 18:18

Spain's Rafael Nadal has won the Barcelona Open for the eighth time after seeing off compatriot Nicolas Almagro in the final.

Nadal wins back-to-back

2013-04-26 15:55

Seven-time winner Rafael Nadal has won back-to-back matches to advance to the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open.

Rain keeps Nadal waiting

2013-04-25 20:05

Rafael Nadal will have to wait until Friday to play his third round match at the Barcelona Open after rain washed out play.

Nadal eases past Berlocq

2013-04-24 18:52

Defending champion Rafael Nadal eased his way to the third round of the Barcelona Open with a win against Carlos Berlocq of Argentina .

Berdych tested by Davydenko

2013-04-23 19:29

World No 6 Tomas Berdych was given a tough workout by Nikolay Davydenko in Barcelona before seeing off the Russian.

Nadal hoping to hone condition

2013-04-22 16:43

Rafael Nadal is determined to put aside his first loss in a decade in Monte Carlo as he searches for peak physical condition in Barcelona.

Nadal brushes Tipsarevic aside

2012-04-27 21:30

Spain's world No 2 Rafael Nadal has brushed aside Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic to advance to the Barcelona Open semi-finals.

Murray sets up Raonic clash

2012-04-26 15:57

Andy Murray crushed Colombia's Santiago Giraldo in a powerful display to set up a showdown with Milos Raonic in Barcelona.

Anderson fights past qualifier

2012-04-25 16:38

SA's Kevin Anderson has defeated Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis to reach the third round of the Barcelona Open.

Murray off to solid start

2012-04-24 17:54

Andy Murray continued to apply polish to his claycourt tennis as the second seed reached the third round of the Barcelona Open.

Murray: Nadal best ever on clay

2012-04-23 22:20

Rafael Nadal has received an unexpected morale boost from Andy Murray, his main rival at the Barcelona Open this week.

Nadal shifts focus to Barcelona

2012-04-23 16:08

Rafael Nadal is preparing to move from one record-setting week to the next as he settles in as top seed at his home Barcelona Open.

Top seed Schiavone ousted

2012-04-10 23:01

Top-seeded Francesca Schiavone was eliminated in the first round of the Barcelona Open by qualifier Olga Govortsova.

Another Nadal-Ferrer clash

2011-04-23 19:50

Spain's Rafael Nadal and compatriot David Ferrer will meet in their second final in two weeks at the Barcelona Open.

Nadal cruises past Giraldo

2011-04-21 18:00

World number one Rafael Nadal has eased into the Barcelona Open quarterfinals with a 6-3 6-1 victory over Santiago Giraldo.

Murray out of Barcelona Open

2011-04-19 16:46

Britain's Andy Murray has pulled out of the Barcelona Open because of an elbow injury, while Frenchman Richard Gasquet advanced.

Verdasco keeps title for Spain

2010-04-25 18:52

Spain's Fernando Verdasco has defeated Robin Soderling to keep the Barcelona claycourt title at home for the eighth straight year.

Verdasco into Barcelona final

2010-04-24 18:05

Fernando Verdasco reached his second final in two weeks after beating David Ferrer in the Barcelona Open semi-finals.

Comfortable win for Tsonga

2010-04-21 21:05

Third seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has made a comfortable winning career debut at the Barcelona Open.

Hewitt on top in Barcelona

2010-04-20 17:58

Lleyton Hewitt returned to the Barcelona Open for the first time since 2002 with an opening-round defeat of Turk Marsel Ilhan.

Nadal bids for home history

2010-04-19 18:12

Rafael Nadal, fresh off a sixth straight title in Monte Carlo, carries massive momentum into the Barcelona Open.

Nadal plays Ferrer in final

2009-04-25 19:04

Rafael Nadal will attempt to win his fifth straight Barcelona Open title when he plays his countryman, David Ferrer.

 

Nadal books final spot

2013-04-27 19:24

Rafa Nadal has thrashed Canadian fifth seed Milos Raonic to set up a final against fourth-seeded Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro.

Nadal ousts Paire in Barcelona

2013-04-26 12:43

Seven-time winner Rafael Nadal has advanced to the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open by beating Benoit Paire of France.

Almagro, Monaco to square off

2013-04-25 16:31

Nicolas Almagro will face Juan Monaco in the Barcelona Open quarter-finals after both won third-round matches in straight sets.

Ferrer stunned by Tursunov

2013-04-24 16:48

Russia's Dmitry Tursunov has stunned David Ferrer to knock the top seed out in the second round of the Barcelona Open.

Nadal to start against Berlocq

2013-04-23 15:51

Rafael Nadal will start his campaign at the Barcelona Open against Carlos Berlocq after the Argentine beat Daniel Gimeno-Traver.

Nadal bags No 7 in Barcelona

2012-04-29 19:14

Spain's Rafael Nadal has defeated compatriot David Ferrer to win the Barcelona Open for the seventh time.

Nadal books quarters spot

2012-04-26 17:55

Rafael Nadal has reached the quarter-finals at his home Barcelona Open after beating Colombian qualifier Robert Farah.

Nadal in cruise control

2012-04-25 17:52

Rafael Nadal began his title defence at the Barcelona Open with an easy defeat of compatriot Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.

Tomic goes down battling

2012-04-25 14:25

Australia's Bernard Tomic has bowed out of the Barcelona Open in the second round after losing a marathon battle to Albert Montanes.

Tomic tames Gulbis

2012-04-24 13:42

Bernard Tomic has dominated fading Latvian Ernests Gulbis to reach the second round of the Barcelona Open.

Raonic advances in Barcelona

2012-04-23 20:13

Milos Raonic recorded his first clay-court victory of the year, beating Alejandro Falla in the first round of the Barcelona Open.

Cibulkova books semis spot

2012-04-12 21:35

Third-seeded Dominika Cibulkova rallied to beat Klara Zakopalova and reach the Barcelona Open quarter-finals.

Nadal hammers Ferrer

2011-04-24 18:32

Spain's world No 1 Rafael Nadal has comfortably beaten compatriot David Ferrer to win his sixth Barcelona Open.

Dodig ruins Spanish party

2011-04-23 06:43

Raphael Nadal will play Ivan Dodig in the semi finals of the Barcelona Open after Dodig prevented a dream Spanish sweep.

Rafa continues clay dominance

2011-04-20 17:38

Spain's Rafael Nadal has opened his bid for a sixth Barcelona Open title by thrashing compatriot Daniel Gimeno-Traver 6-1, 6-1.

Rafa: I must keep improving

2011-04-18 18:03

Rafael Nadal believes his claycourt game is still not where it should be as he arrived for the Barcelona Open in Spain.

Soderling a threat to Spanish

2010-04-24 19:49

Robin Soderling has reached the Barcelona Open final where he will aim to smash the Spanish stranglehold at the event.

Tsonga into last eight

2010-04-22 18:21

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battled back to reach the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open as he defeated Spaniard Nicolas Almagro.

Hewitt stumbles in Barcelona

2010-04-21 16:06

Eduardo Schwank of Argentina has advanced to the third round of the Barcelona Open by beating 12th-seeded Lleyton Hewitt.

Surprise as Nadal pulls out

2010-04-19 20:02

Rafael Nadal will not make it six in a row at the Barcelona Open after he said he was not physically ready to play.

No rest for Rafa

2009-04-27 11:29

World number one Rafael Nadal had no time for extended celebrations after winning a fifth straight Barcelona Open title.

Davydenko take on Nadal

2009-04-24 16:01

Third-seeded Nikolay Davydenko has rallied for a victory over Radek Stepanek to reach the Barcelona Open semifinals.

 
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