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Talking **Rafa in Marseille**

I just wanted to give a big good luck to rafa in his first tournament of 2006!!!
No one is expecting him to win ...but as long as he gets some match practice and his injuries do not bother him i'll be really happy!!

I wish i could watch this tournament

Vamos Rafa

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Re: **Rafa in Marseille**

I think all who are Rafa fans must be happy to have him back in competition.

It may be a while before he is able to return to full form but his recent statements have been positive. My hope is he comes away form each match win or lose feeling he is improving and making progress.

Posted by nou.amic on VR-MB are the Marseille web site which indicated live scoring and a site for webcasts.

Official site (in French): http://www.open13.org/
There are British and Spanish flags at the extreme top left of the tournament homepage that give access to English and Spanish pages (not so complete as the French).

Live television coverage: http://www.cg13.fr/
To view the matches live, click on this red tournament poster pic you'll find there on the CG13 page:



And from mamasue posted on the VR-MB a link for the Marseille draw:

http://cortoleo.free.fr/Open13/MDS.pdf

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VAMOS RAFA !!!

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ooooooooo i can't wait!!!!!!!!yay!!!!

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I would love to see that!
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Re: **Rafa in Marseille**

I think Rafa will win it , just watch ...
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Re: **Rafa in Marseille**

(1) NADAL, Rafael ESP vs. ROCHUS, Olivier BEL
(WC) SIMON, Gilles FRA vs.NIEMINEN, Jarkko FIN
MATHIEU, Paul-Henri FRA vs.Qualifier
BERDYCH, Tomas CZE vs. (7) STEPANEK, Radek CZE

(4) JOHANSSON, Thomas SWE vs. SANTORO, Fabrice FRA
Qualifer vs. RUSEDSKI, Greg GBR
MELZER, Jurgen AUT vs. VERDASCO, Fernando ESP
(WC) CLEMENT, Arnaud FRA vs. (5) GASQUET, Richard FRA

(8) GROSJEAN, Sebastien FRA vs. MONFILS, Gael FRA
Qualifier vs. YOUZHNY, Mikhail RUS
HENMAN, Tim GBR vs. (WC) SIDORENKO, Alexandre FRA
ROCHUS, Christophe BEL vs. (3) DAVYDENKO, Nikolay RUS

(6) ANCIC, Mario CRO vs. BAGHDATIS, Marcos CYP
Qualifier vs. LOPEZ, Feliciano ESP
DENT, Taylor USA vs. ANDREEV, Igor RUS
SRICHAPHAN, Paradorn THA vs. (2) LJUBICIC, Ivan CRO


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I hate this...

but I'm rooting for Rafa anyway. He's more important Vamos!!!

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tough draw
but anyway VAMOS RAFA, you can do it!!!
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From: foxsport.com.au
Nadal happy to be back
From correspondents in Marseille, France
February 13, 2006

RAFAEL Nadal is itching to get back on court next week for the first time since injury curtailed his magnificent 2005 season in October.

The Spain teenager and world No.2 has a date with Belgium's Olivier Rochus at the Marseille ATP indoor tournament which will be the first time he's hit a ball in anger since winning the Madrid Masters.

"I'm really happy to be here," said the crowd-pleasing 19-year-old.

"I've been out of the swing of things for a long time and I hope to get back into the rhythm with a few matches to regain my form."

Nadal burst onto the ATP scene last year, capturing his 11th title on home territory in Madrid before a foot injury forced him onto the sidelines.

After Marseille his intention is to be fully fit for the opening Masters Series events of the year in Indian Wells and Miami.

Looking ahead to his comeback against Rochus Nadal said: "He's a very good, talented player. I'll have to be very disciplined against him."

Also appearing next week is Marcos Baghdatis, the Cypirot who made it through to the Australian Open final against Roger Federer.


Djokovic after his Madrid 2009 Semi with Rafa: “Next time I’ll probably take two rackets on the match point and try to hit with both of them. It’s frustrating that when you play so well you can’t win.”
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Re: **Rafa in Marseille**

looks like a tough draw for rafa ..hopefully he can get throuhg at least a couple of matches

thanks for that info lopaka!!! and for the article veyonce-i'm happy for him to be back too!!!
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eeeeep... touugh draw..... well, it'll be baptism by fire... but he can handle it!!!!

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Hy!!
Oh yeees i'm very happy for him to be back too! VAAAMOOOS RAFA!!!

VAMOS RAFA, TÚ O AQUEL EL MEJOR!!!
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hey rafa(esp)fan

i ur av!!!!
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Vamos Rafa!!!

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Re: **Rafa in Marseille**

Good luck Rafa

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