The Valencian dominated by 6-1 and 4-3 when Granollers had to retire. Annoyances in the lumbar zone prevented the Catalan to try the overcome one. Tipaserevic, that also benefitted from the abandonment of Berdych, next rival. The Spanish tennis player Juan Carlos Ferrero obtained the classification for eighth of end of the Abierto one of the United States after the abandonment of his compatriot Marcel Granollers, when the Valencian won by 6-1 and 4-3 after disputing 51 minutes of party. Although the one was Ferrero that brought about doubts on which it would be his physical state, after its annoyances in the hips and the beating that occurred both in previous encounter in which sets needed the five to win, was peculiarly Granollers the one that was affected by physical ailments in the lumbar zone. Ferrero began the party, very solid very well in its game, with very deep balls and pressing with winning blows to Granollers to the smaller occasion.

The best game of the Valencian allowed him to break the second and third service of its opponent to score the first sleeve by 6-1. A the conclusion of the first Seth, Granollers asked for the first time the presence of the physiotherapist of the match, that realised a massage to him in the lumbar zone to try to improve to him of its annoyances. The Catalan resumed the party but it was evident that ls you pains did not let to him play well, since could not nor realise its habitual mechanics of serve, reason why was taken care of again after the third game. Granollers held two games more until it said is enough. Of this form, Ferrero reaches the fourth round, its second better result in this match after the end that played in 2003 and eighth that disputed in 2009, and it will face by a position in the quarterfinals the Serb Janko Tipsarevic, which also it benefitted from the retirement of his opponent, Berdych Takings.