Clothes horse Lopez said “fashion is very important, but I usually wear sports clothes.”
After Tomas Berdych’s transportation to the Barcelona tournament last year was restricted by the Icelandic volcano he was happy to arrive safely this year. “Barcelona always has a great field of players and I have to go step by step in the tournament. It’s a great competition.”
After Tommy Robredo and David Ferrer were seen on site enjoying some food and wine, Robredo oversaw a Dunlop sponsored day for the children at the tournament with Nikolay Davydenko joining Almagro with giant racquets on court.
Robredo, who re-injured his groin in Monte Carlo, was unable to play but was happy to pose for photos with children and sign autographs – lucky kids!