The Spaniard was already the favourite to defend his French Open crown but now that plenty of seeds have fallen in Paris, the path is clear for him to secure an 11th title in Paris.
"I, of course, need to take care about what's going on". Ball boy displayed some neat forehands and backhands after sending the first ball into the net.
Early breaks of serve in both the second and third sets for Nadal ensured he maintained his control on proceedings and despite the best efforts of the home crowd, it was the Spanish player who reached the fourth round stage at a Grand Slam for the 40th time in his career.
He says "she knows she's playing well, so she's ready". Bertens' success story has seen her produce some of the most stunning numbers on this surface and she has been one of the most consistent clay-court specialists over recent years, which is why I would give her the slight edge in this match-up. "Each time he is hitting the ball, you have a good picture.it is always a pleasure to shoot Rafa".
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Meanwhile, American tennis star Serena Williams continued her red-hot form at the French Open when she saw off Ashleigh Barty of Australia, 3-6, 6-3, 5-4. "He has power, so he's a unsafe opponent", Nadal said.
Other men's match-ups in the top half of the draw with quarterfinal berths at stake Monday: No. 3 Marin Cilic against No. 18 Fabio Fognini, No. 5 Juan Martin del Potro against No. 9 John Isner, and No. 6 Kevin Anderson against No. 11 Diego Schwartzman. He's playing well. He won very easy today.
Marin Cilic has moved into the fourth round at a Grand Slam tournament for the 20th time, eliminating Steve Johnson of the USA 6-3, 6-2, 6-4.
Given his imperious record against Gasquet, Nadal will not feel he needs to adapt his style of play so expect more of the same baseline dominance from the world number one.
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Quant à Mohamed Salah , auteur d'une saison exceptionnel avec Liverpool , il est 5e (171.3 millions d'euros). L'été passé, Neymar et Mbappé ont explosé les records de transfert en arrivant au Paris Saint-Germain.
The Belgian appeared to exchange angry words with his opponent during one changeover after Monfils was given a time violation before running out 6-7 (6/8) 6-3 4-6 7-5 6-3 victor.
Goffin next plays Marco Cecchinato of Italy. Gasquet was seeded 27th in Paris but has been ranked as high as No. 7 and made it to three Grand Slam semi-finals.
On tap Sunday, the fourth round begins with Novak Djokovic and Fernando Verdasco colliding for a 15th time.
Also, unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov completed a 6-3 5-7 6-3 win against 15th-seeded Lucas Pouille of France and next faces No. 2 Alexander Zverev of Germany.
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Cette procédure " n'a aucun lien avec les faits dont j'ai été victime ", avait déclaré Théo à L'Obs en juin 2017. La famille " souhaitait être entendue et pouvoir donner des explications ", a-t-il ajouté.