The Reuters global sports blog
Robredo makes friends in Shanghai
The Spaniard was upset at the noise the crowd, who overwhelmingly backed Nadal, were making during the match.
Robredo is not the first international sportsman to be unhappy at Chinese crowds not observing the etiquette of spectating at tennis and golf events.
It’s not the most orginial of thoughts, but why should tennis players and golfers expect silence to do their jobs when other sportsmen are not afforded such conditions?