Agencia EFEMay 13, 2013 12:32
Madrid, May 12 (EFE).- Spain's Rafael Nadal closed the gap between himself and countryman David Ferrer in the ATP rankings by 1,000 points with his win over the weekend against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka in the final of the Mutua Madrid Open.
Nadal, the world No. 5, rolled over Wawrinka 6-2, 6-4 on Sunday, taking his third title at the Masters 1000 event and inching closer to Ferrer, who is in the No. 4 spot.
The 26-year-old Nadal, an 11-time Grand Slam champion, has 6,895 ranking points, while Ferrer has 6,920.