Aljaž started the clay court season with a win against Stephane Robert with 2:6 6:3 6:3. This represents a good start to the south American tour on clay courts. Next opponent will be first seeded Fabio Fognini (ITA).
Wawrinka the first seed and eight player on the ATP rankings was too good for Aljaž in the quarter-finals. The result was 6:2 6:1. Aljaž said, that overall he is satisfied with the result and the fact that he was able to play without pain in the wrist.
Aljaž start his 2014 campaign in Chennai (India) with a win against qualifier Henri Laaksonen (Switzerland) with 6-3 5-7 7-6(0). This was the first match after the injury and Aljaž is satisfied that he won the match.