of Spain will be aiming to make a run and the US Open in Flushing Meadows New York this summer.
Last year the Spaniard defeated home favourite James Blake in the Semi Finals but he then lost in straight sets to the then world number 1 Roger Federer also in straight sets.
Robredo started the year in great form as he helped Spain win the Hopman Cup in Perth, in the final Spain defeated Great Britain and Robredo beat Andy Murray 1-6 6-3 6-4 in that match. A few weeks later Murray went on to reach the final of the Australian Open for the 1st time in his career.
Last year Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina won the US Open for the 1st time in his career when he beat Federer in the final in 5 sets.
Federer is however a 5 time champion at the US Open.