[Yahoo] Clement defeats Nadal in Open 13 semis (AP)

Rusty Backhand
02-18-2006, 07:31 PM
France's Arnaud Clement rallied to beat top-seeded Rafael Nadal of Spain 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 Saturday to make the Open 13 final. The 67th-ranked Clement will play sixth-seeded Croatian Mario Ancic, who hit 10 aces to defeat France's Sebastien Grosjean 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. The No. 2-ranked Nadal was returning after a four-month absence because of a foot injury.