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Nadal continues to shake off rust for Aussie Open

A day after knocking off some rust in an exhibition loss to Frenchman Richard Gasquet, Rafael Nadal continued his Australian Open warm-up with a more convincing appearance on the grounds he hopes to dominate starting next week.

Federer loses to Haas in his return to tennis

In his first competitive match following an eight-week break, 18-time grand slam champion Roger Federer was beaten by world No. 302 Tommy Haas at the Stuttgart Open.

Nadal struggles to beat qualifier at Italian Open

Rafael Nadal struggled to a 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-0 win over 148th-ranked qualifier Paolo Lorenzi in his opening match at the Italian Open on Wednesday, looking far from the form that has helped him dominate on clay courts for the past six years.