2011 Barcelona Open Banco Sabadell
The 2011 Barcelona Open Banco Sabadell (also known as the Torneo Godó) was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 59th edition of the event known this year as the Barcelona Open Banco Sabadell, and was part of the ATP World Tour 500 series of the 2011 ATP World Tour. It took place at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain, from April 16 through April 24, 2011. The defending champion was Fernando Verdasco, but was absent from the tournament in 2011.
|2011 Barcelona Open Banco Sabadell|
|Date||April 16 – April 24|
|Category||ATP World Tour 500|
|Surface||Clay / Outdoor|
|Venue||Real Club de Tenis Barcelona|
|Santiago González / Scott Lipsky|
Points and prize moneyEdit
|Stage||Men's Singles||Men's Doubles |
|Round of 16||45|
|Round of 32||20||0|
|Round of 64||0||–|
|Qualifying Final Round||4|
The Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell has slightly raised the prize money for this year’s edition, which turns it into one of the highest paid tennis tournaments in its category. The singles winner will go home with €290,000 (€4,000 more than last year).
|Stage||Men's Singles (€)||Men's Doubles |
(per team) (€)
|Round of 16||19,230||6,020|
|Round of 32||10,110||3,170|
|Round of 64||6,075||-|
|Qualifying Final Round||610|
|Qualifying First Round||300|
- Rankings as of April 11, 2011.
The following players received wildcards into the main draw:
The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:
- Flavio Cipolla
- Simon Greul
- Vincent Millot
- Jarkko Nieminen
- Benoît Paire
- Édouard Roger-Vasselin
- Simone Vagnozzi
The following players received entry from a Lucky loser spot:
- It was Nadal's 2nd title of the year and 45th of his career. It was his 6th title at Barcelona, also winning from 2005–2009.
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