Originally written March 01, 2013 on Tennis Panorama :
Rafael Nadal photo by William Lucas/Inovafoto (February 28, 2013) Rafael Nadal moved into the semifinals of the Mexican open on Thursday defeating Leonardo Mayer 6-1, 7-5. The Spaniard will face countryman Nicolas Almagro next. “Now I feel like I have nothing to lose no matter what happens tomorrow, ” Nadal told media. “Either I will go on to play the final or I will go happy to play in another tournament knowing that the knee is responding better.” Nadal has a perfect 8-0m record against Almagro.   ABIERTO MEXICANO TELCEL Acapulco, México February 25-March 2, 2013 Red Clay/Outdoors Results – Thursday, February 28, 2013 Singles – Quarterfinals (1) Sara Errani (ITA) d. (5) Kiki Bertens (NED) 64 64 (2) Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP) d. (6/WC) Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 67(5) 64 62 (3) Alizé Cornet (FRA) d. (7) Lourdes Domínguez Lino (ESP) 36 76(10) 76(2) (saved 9mp) Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) d. Karin Knapp (ITA) 62 62 Doubles – Quarterfinals (4) Domínguez Lino/Parra Santonja (ESP/ESP) d....

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