Nadal to take Centre stage after Murray and Federer play in Rome Masters

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Rafa Nadal will play under the lights at Foro Italico when he beings his Internazionali BNL d’Italia defence on Wednesday.
The king of clay will play Gilles Simon on Centre court in the first evening session of day five of the Rome Masters.
And the Spaniard’s warm-up acts at Foro Italico are pretty impressive as well.
No.7 seed Andy Murray opens the day on Centre court when he plays Marcel Granollers in his second-round match.
Following Murray is former world no.1 Roger Federer – who will play France’s Jeremy Chardy.
Top seeded Serena Williams then faces Andrea Petkovic before Nadal takes centre stage.
Jelena Jankovic closes the day on the main show court when she goes up against Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova.
The pick of the other games sees Maria Sharapova take on Monica Puig on the Grandstand court after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga faces Kevin Anderson in the second game of the day.
Tomas Berdych’s game against Dmitry Tursunov completes the play on the Grandstand court.
Venus Williams and Ana Ivanovic are both in action on Court two. Williams senior will play Carla Suarez Navarro with Ivanovic facing Alize Cornet.
Finally, Simona Halep takes on Madison Keys.
Follow Jonny Fordham on Twitter for line updates throughout the day

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