French Open Quarterfinals: Rafael Nadal defeats Diego Schwartzman to storm into the semifinals- Defending champion Rafael Nadal has defeated Diego Schwartzman in a four-set battle to storm into the semifinals at Roland Garros. He won the opening set 6-3 and then made a comeback in the third set 6-4 which was followed by a dominating 4th set where he didn’t lose a single point. Schwartzman made a comeback in the second set where he won 6-4 but could not repeat it in the next two sets. Nadal had entered the match with a 7-5, 6-3, 6-0 win over Jannik Sinner in his fourth-round match on Monday.
Rafael Nadal back in the #RolandGarros semifinals with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 win over Diego Schwartzman. Great effort from Peque to test Rafa for three sets.
Rafa now 105-2 at the event.
— José Morgado (@josemorgado) June 9, 2021