• Nadal seeks redemption in Beijing

    Nadal seeks redemption in Beijing

    Rafael Nadal barrelled through his opening match of the China Open Tuesday as he seeks to redeem his injury-blighted season with a strong run in Beijing.

    Nadal dropped just two games to 39th-ranked Italian Paolo Lorenzi, as top seed Andy Murray dismissed Andreas Seppi to book his place in the second round.

    Rain delayed play on all courts other than the roofed National Tennis Stadium until the evening.

    Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Nadal is approaching the end of his second consecutive season without […]