Vtr Open

  • Rafael Nadal aims for double triumph at comeback tournament February 10, 2013

    Rafael Nadal and his troublesome knees stand two matches away from enjoying a double celebration on Sunday after the Spaniard reached the singles and doubles finals at his comeback tournament in Vina del March. Seven months on the sidelines because of injury do not appear to have diminished Nadal's hunger for...
  • Nadal defeats GimenoTraver to reach Chile Open semifinal February 9, 2013

    Chile: Rafael Nadal put himself through a twin workout on Friday to test his sore left knee, defeating fellow Spaniard Daniel GimenoTraver 61, 64 to reach the semifinals of the VTR Open. Nadal, who is making his comeback to the tour after seven months off to nurse the knee injury,...
  • Nadal reaches doubles semifinals in Chile February 8, 2013

    Vina Del Mar, Chile: Rafael Nadal's knee held up for a third straight day as he won a doubles match at the VTR Open on Thursday. And he will get twice the workout on Friday. The Spaniard teamed with Juan Monaco to reach the doubles semifinals with a 62, 76 (4)...
  • Nadal's knee may bother him until end of month February 5, 2013

    Vina del Mar: Rafael Nadal's ailing left knee may continue to bother him until the end of the month, his coach said on Monday. Nadal practiced for 90 minutes with Nicolas Massu of Chile on Monday, his fourth straight day of training since arriving in the country for his first...
  • Watch out tennis world, Rafael Nadal is back February 4, 2013

    Vina Del Mar, Chile: They were giving the tickets away a year ago and still had a difficult time attracting fans. It's a different story this year at the VTR Open, a small ATP claycourt tournament in this resort city on Chile's Pacific coast. This is where Rafael Nadal...