Richard is seeded fifth for the Estoril Open in Estoril, Portugal. In he first round he has been drawn against Max Mirnyi.
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Richard is in the top quarter of the draw and is seeded to meet top seed, Davydenko, in the quarterfinals.
Estoril has a quality draw with Gonzalez and Monfils also residing in the top half of the draw. Djokovic, Calleri and Robredo are threatening in the bottom half.