Nadal defeats Felix Ogre Eliasima of Canada in straight sets
Djokovic defeated Jeremy Chardi and secured his position in the last-8
Madrid. Spain's Rafael Nadal reached the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open He defeated Canadian Felix Ogre Eliasima 6-3, 6-3 This is 50 wins in the tournament 5 times in the champions Nadal. Madrid Open has become the 8th tournament, in which Nadal has won 50 or more matches. In the next round, Nadal will face American Francis Typhoy.
After the win, Nadal said, "Two weeks ago, my game was not being improved due to injuries." Top seed Novak Djokovic defeated Jeremy Chardi of France 6-1, 7-6 to make it to the quarter-finals. Meanwhile, third seeds Simona Halep defeated Australia's Ashley Barty 7-5, 7-5 to enter the semi-finals.