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2011 Barcelona - The Player Acceptance List

Posted on April 15, 2011 at 7:07 AM

Tomas only played two matches on clay this season. It was last week at Monte-Carlo Masters.

Despite poor results, he said he is motivated and will try to do better in Barcelona

Historic Barcelona Tournament Celebrates 59th Edition

Staged at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona-1899, the oldest Spanish tennis club, the Barcelona Open BancSabadell, Trofeo Conde de Godo, will celebrate its 59th edition in 2011. The ATP World Tour 500 clay-court tournament is one of the most important events in Spanish tennis and on the Barcelona social calendar.

Name: Barcelona Open BancSabadell

Category: ATP World Tour 500

Place: Barcelona, Spain

Date: 18.04.2011-24.04.2011

Draw Size: S-56 D-24

Surface: Clay

Prize Money: Euros 1,550,000

Total Financial Commitment: Euros 1,995,000

Direct Acceptances 43 - Wild Cards 5 - Qualifiers 7 - Special Exempt 1

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Qualifying draw: Friday, April 15, 9:00 p.m.

Main draw: Saturday, April 16, Noon

Doubles draw: Saturday, April 16, 6:00 p.m.

ATP Ranking Points

W: 500

F: 300

SF: 180

QF: 90

R16: 45

R32: 20 (Seeds 1-8: 0)

Seeding: April 11, 2011

1 Nadal, Rafael ESP

2 Soderling, Robin SWE

OUT 3 Murray, Andy GBR *late withdrawal on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - is struggling with an elbow injury picked up in his run to the Monte Carlo Masters semi-final last week. - Under advice from medical experts he must rest his elbow*

4 Ferrer, David ESP

OUT 5 Berdych, Tomas CZE *late withdrawal on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - pulled out due to illness - he has gastroenteritis"

6 Melzer, Jurgen AUT

7 Monfils, Gael FRA

8 Almagro, Nicolas ESP

9 Gasquet, Richard FRA

10 Dolgopolov, Alexandr UKR

OUT Querrey, Sam USA *unknown - is in the US, has not played yet this season on European clay*

12 Garcia-Lopez, Guillermo ESP

13 Montanes, Albert ESP

OUT 14 Robredo, Tommy ESP *left thigh injury sustained during Round 3 Monte-Carlo Masters*

15 Bellucci, Thomaz BRA

16 Chela, Juan Ignacio ARG

17 Raonic, Milos CAN 37

18 Golubev, Andrey KAZ

19 Anderson, Kevin RSA

20 Lopez, Feliciano ESP

21 Davydenko, Nikolay RUS

22 Giraldo, Santiago COL

23 Ferrero, Juan Carlos ESP

24 Starace, Potito ITA

OUT Seppi, Andreas ITA *severe left ankle sprain - he twisted his ankle during his match with Alexandr Dolgopolov in Miami last March*

26 Granollers, Marcel ESP

27 Malisse, Xavier BEL

OUT de Bakker, Thiemo NED * had wisdom teeth removed' - latest news from his twitter: '' Not going to Barcelona gonna train hard for one more week, and then hopefully start in Estoril'' *

29 Fognini, Fabio ITA

30 Istomin, Denis UZB

31 Haase, Robin NED

32 Dodig, Ivan CRO

33 Hanescu, Victor ROU

34 Gimeno-Traver, Daniel ESP

35 Kukushkin, Mikhail KAZ

36 Nishikori, Kei JPN

OUT Hewitt, Lleyton AUS *he hopes to be back for Paris after foot surgery*

38 Cuevas, Pablo URU

39 Stepanek, Radek CZE

40 Kamke, Tobias GER

41 Andujar, Pablo ESP

42 Berlocq, Carlos ARG

43 Dimitrov, Grigor BUL

44 (SE) -

45 (Q) Vagnozzi, Simone ITA

46 (Q) Greul, Simon GER

47 (Q) Cipolla, Flavio ITA

48 (Q) Roger-Vasselin, Edouard FRA

49 (Q) Nieminen, Jarkko FIN

50 (Q) Paire, Benoit FRA

51 (Q) Millot, Vincent FRA

52 (WC) Monaco, Juan ARG

53 (WC) Ramos, Albert ESP

54 (WC) Granollers-Pujol, Gerard ESP (Marcel's brother)

55 (WC) Kuznetsov, Andrey RUS

56 (WC) Carreno-Busta, Pablo ESP

57 (LL) Machado, Rui POR (replaces Tomas Berdych)

58 (LL) Zverev, Mischa GER (replaces Andy Murray)

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