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Nadal returns a winner; Djokovic advances
Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal is now 13-0 lifetime versus Gasquet.
Beijing, China (SportsNetwork.com) - Playing his first tennis in months, former world No. 1 Rafael Nadal returned with a victory at the $2.5 million China Open tennis event. Current No. 1 Novak Djokovic also notched a first- round victory on Tuesday.

Showing no signs of rust, the second-seeded Nadal handled Frenchman Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-0 on the hardcourts at Beijing Olympic Green Tennis Center, where the Spanish great captured an Olympic gold medal in 2008.

Nadal is now 13-0 lifetime versus Gasquet.   Full Story