Roger Federer wins all-Swiss duel with Stan Wawrinka

World number two Nadal overpowered Serbian qualifier Filip Krajinovic 6-3 6-4 to book his quarter-final berth in one hour and 26 minutes

"Second set, it was definitely better", the 37-year-old told the ATP website.

Grylls admires Federer as a tennis player: "The two best matches I ever saw in tennis were his Australian Open 2017 final win over Rafa and his (2009) Wimbledon final win over (Andy) Roddick both epic five-setters".

"That's something really special and (I'm) just happy to be part of it".

Federer, who was playing the British number one for the first time, won 6-1 6-4 in one hour and four minutes.

Andreescu will face the victor of the match between Ukrainian Elina Svitolina and Czech Marketa Vondrousova in the semi-finals of the tournament. To watch that Wimbledon one live was such a privilege I will never forget.

"I was relieved I got through that one", Federer said.

Next up for the 20-times Grand Slam champion is another unknown quantity in Pole Hubert Hurkacz, who defeated Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov 7-6 (3) 2-6 6-3 earlier in the day to set up his first career meeting with the Swiss Master.

Rafael Nadal defeated qualifier Filip Krajinovic 6-3, 6-4 and remains on track for a potential semifinal against five-time champion Roger Federer in the bottom half of the draw.

Nadal commented "I probably played a little bit worse today than yesterday", adding "but in general terms [it's] been a positive victory again". Maybe because of the conditions, [it was] windier out there today.

He became the first lucky loser to reach the quarterfinals since the tournament achieved Masters 1000 status in 1990. "That's where I got my good feeling and my good tennis and also the good physical health back". "It's small gaps", Nadal said about the upsets.

"It will be amusing that somebody other than Novak is still in", he said of his famous countryman.

The Spaniard will play Karen Khachanov next following the Russian's 6-4 7-6 (7-1) win over John Isner.

Kecmanovic, ranked 130th in the world, had taken the first set against Yoshihito Nishioka 6-4 when the 74th-ranked Japanese retired because of injury.

Dominic Thiem defeated Ivo Karlovic 6-4, 6-3 and will play the victor of the late fourth-round match between Philipp Kohlschreiber or Gael Monfils. Naomi Osaka, the world's top-ranked woman, also lost in straight sets a day earlier.

Raonic will be Kecmanovic's next opponent after the big-serving 13th seed accounted for German Jan-Lennard Struff 6-4 6-3.



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