Roland-Garros: Nadal in quarter by imposing the usual tariff at Bautista
Spaniard Rafael Nadal after his success against his compatriot Roberto Bautista in Roland-Garros on June 4, 2017
Rafael Nadal qualified for the quarter-finals of Roland Garros by inflicting on Sunday his usual tariff to his compatriot Roberto Bautista, three small sets, 6-1, 6-2, 6-2, in 1h 51 min.
In the quarterfinals, Majorquin, in search of a tenth title, will face the Canadian Milos Raonic (6th world) or compatriot Pablo Carreño, 21st.
Five is the number of games lost by the Spaniard in his first four games. Even the 18th world could not change the trend.
Results of the 8th day of the tournament of Roland-Garros, 2nd Grand Slam lift, contested Sunday:
Men’s Singles (4th round):
Rafael Nadal (ESP / N.4) defeated Roberto Bautista (ESP / N.17) 6-1, 6-2, 6-2
Men’s Singles (3rd round):
Karen Khachanov (RUS) beats John Isner (USA / N.21) 7-6 (7/1), 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/3)
Kei Nishikori (JPN / N.8) beats Hyeon Chung (KOR) 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4/7), 0-6, 6-4