Djokovic fumes over Blue Madrid Masters Surface

Djokovic fumes over Blue Madrid Masters Surface

Madrid : Spain | May 09, 2012 at 4:24 AM PDT
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Novak Djokovic scraped and slid to an opening 6-2 2-6 6-3 victory over Daniel Gimeno-Traver at the Madrid Masters on Tuesday.

'It's impossible to move,' he fumed.That was not tennis. Either I need football shoes or some advice on how to play on this court. '

Djokovic, is playing for the first time since losing the Monte Carlo final to Rafael Nadal, the second seed who has so far led the criticism against the blue look.

Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer, have also expressed concern about the decision to switch from traditional red clay to blue.

The blue-clay plan was put into action by the tournament's billionaire impresario Ion Tiriac.The blue clay had been approved for one year and all feedback from the players would be taken into consideration when deciding on its future use.

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Novak Djokovic slides to play a double handed backhand to Daniel Gimeno-Traver of Spain in his second round match at the Madrid Open.
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