Nadal crushes out of Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters
Posted on Apr 19 2014 | IBNS
Monaco, Apr 18 : David Ferrer of Spain defeated compatriot Rafael Nadal in the quarter-final of the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters here on Friday.
He beat Nadal 7-6 (1), 6-4.
Ferrer became the third player in 11 years to beat Nadal at the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters.
He had not defeated Nadal on clay since 2004.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic beat Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 to reach the semi-finals where he will meet Sweden's Ternnis icon Roger Federer.
Federer reached the last-four stage by beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 2-6, 7-6(6), 6-1 in the quater-final.
Beating Milos Raonic of Canada 7-6 (5), 6-2, Swiss Tennis player Stanislas Wawrinka also booked his seat int he semi-finals.