Nadal Ousted by Canadian Teenager, Federer Through to Montreal QFs

Nadal Ousted by Canadian Teenager, Federer Through to Montreal QFs

He faces Juan Martin Del Potro's conqueror Denis Shapovalov in the round of 16 and if he progresses to the quarter-finals he will face Hyeon Chung or Adrian Mannarino, who beat Milos Raonic in the second round. He said he grew up dreaming of playing the likes of Nadal and Roger Federer, and announced, "You know, my dream came true today". Last time that I played against him I lost, previous year in Cincinnati. Had he reached the semifinals, he would have surpassed Andy Murray and moved into the top spot. Neither Shapovalov or Nadal could create separation during the third set that went into a tiebreak.

At 18 and three months, Shapovalov became the youngest-ever quarterfinalist in a top-tier ATP Masters 1000 event. Great kid!He played a great match against RAFA in Montreal. "When this kind of thing happens, only thing you can do is wish the opponent the best, all the best".

"I've never played in an atmosphere like this", he said.

Federer is through to the Rogers Cup quarter-finals after a 2-1 victory over David Ferrer despite losing the first set, although he can not claim the world number one place until Cincinnati.

Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain celebrates his victory over Gael Monfils of France during round of sixteen play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament, Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Montreal.

World number 36 Schwartzman will play Holland's Robin Haase who overcame Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (7/3) 4-6 6-1.

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev extended his winning streak on hard courts to seven matches as he beat Nick Kyrgios 6-4 6-3.

The other seeded casualties on Wednesday were Pablo Carreno Busta and Jack Sock, who lost to Kevin Anderson and David Ferrer respectively.

Rodger Federer quickly defeated Peter Polansky 6-2, 6-1, and that was a flawless birthday present for the 18-time Grand Slam champion.

It was not immediately clear when Osaka suffered the injury.

Monfils trailed 2-6 in the third-set tiebreaker, which gave the Japanese star a quadruple match point. It was unimaginable he'd be stopped in his tracks by a player who had just 10 matches of experience on the ATP World Tour prior to this tournament.

Back then, a teenager, world No. 238 Nestor, edged Edberg, who was the highest ranked player in the world at that time, in a five-setter 4-6 6-3 1-6 6-3 6-4.

Caroline Wozniacki bt Agnieszka Radwanska 6-3, 6-1; Simona Halep bt Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-0.

The Wimbledon champion breezed through his opening match of the tournament, requiring less than an hour to dispatch Peter Polansky 6-2 6-1.

In doubles, Taiwan's Chuang Chia-jung and Renata Voracova of the Czech Republic fell to American Nicole Melichar and Ukraine's Lyudmyla Kichenok 6-4, 6-3.

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