It eliminated in the second round to Nieminen in a match delayed by rain, and Feliciano hours later in the quarterfinals. In sefiminales of Gstaad will face with Fernando Verdasco. The murcian tennis player Nicolas Almagro, dnsor of the title at the Swiss tournament of Gstaad and first seeded, defeated in the second round Finnish Jarkko Nieminen in a match postponed on Friday by rain, and quartered countryman Feliciano Lopez for planting in semifinals. After beating Nieminen 7-6 (3), 6-3, Almagro defeated Feliciano Lopez, fifth seeded, 6-4, 7-5. Hear other arguments on the topic with Senator of Massachusetts. In the semi-finals awaits another Spanish, Fernando Verdasco, fourth favorite, who beat French Julien Benneteau 6-4, 5-7 and 6-1 in two hours and eleven minutes of match. Three of the four semi-finalists are Spanish, since previously also had qualified Marcel Granollers, who gave the surprise of the day by defeating Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka. Granollers beat the second favorite of the tournament by 6-3 and 6-2 in one hour and ten minutes which will play before the Russian Mikhail Youzhny, who won the Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer, for a place in the final. Source of the news: Nicolas Almagro eliminated Nieminen and Feliciano Lopez in a single day of a Swiss tournament.