Names In The News
RAFAEL NADAL beat DAVID NALBANDIAN 6-2, 6-3 in the final of the Brasil Open on Sunday. It was his first trophy since returning from a seven-month layoff to treat his left knee (AP, 2/17). ... Prince ALI BIN AL-HUSSEIN of Jordan, "the youngest person to hold the position of FIFA Vice President representing Asia," began a three-day visit to Cambodia. Al-Hussein also visited the "SALT Academy headquarters in Battambang, home of the AFDP-supported Mighty Girls Football Programme" (PHNOM PENH POST, 2/15). ... Hockey Hall of Famer WAYNE GRETZKY and his daughter PAULINA were in golfer DUSTIN JOHNSON’s gallery on Thursday at the PGA Tour Northern Trust Open (L.A. DAILY NEWS, 2/15).