He lost in the QF's of Marseille taking a set off Jo, and he won the title with Bennetau saving match-points in the final
. The main objective of Benny/ERV for this season in doubles is to qualify for the Masters Cup in London, right now they're #7
. He had some knee problems, but still played Acapulco because he said he had no choice, and lost to Feli Lopez on R1 in straights.