Wimbledon: Nadal eliminated in 8th by Muller
Luxemburger Gilles Muller after his victory against Spanish Rafael Nadal, July 10, 2017 in Wimbledon
Spaniard Rafael Nadal was eliminated in Wimbledon’s Round of 16 by dropping Monday’s 26-year-old Luxembourg volleyball player Gilles Muller, who won 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 15-13.
The ten-time winner of Roland-Garros, titled in London in 2008 and 2010, will not be able to take the place of N.1 world to Andy Murray at the end of the tournament. The Briton is out of reach of the Spaniard after his victory obtained earlier before the French Benoît Paire (7-6 (7/1), 6-4, 6-4).