Nadal/Verdasco reach doubles quarter-finals in Montreal

Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco reached the doubles quarter-finals at the Rogers Cup in Montreal with a 7-6(8),  6-7(2), 10-4 victory over Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut on Wednesday.

MONTREAL, ON - AUGUST 10: Fernando Verdasco of Spain encourages teammate Rafael Nadal during day one of the Rogers Cup against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic and Jack Sock of the USA at Uniprix Stadium on August 10, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)
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In the next round, Rafa and Fer will face the winners of the match between the Bryan Brothers and Feliciano Lopez/Max Mirnyi.


  1. Wonderful to see that so many others appreciate the character of Rafa . i think it is his absolute appreciation of the game, his opponents,his fans . he exudes a love of life that inspires.

  2. Congratulations again on your beautiful two wins today!!!!! : ) Such a blessed day!!!!!!! : )
    Your game & focus are such an inspiration …….how beautiful your earnest determination & passion are….OUTSTANDING!!!!!! Your inner discipline over the years & love for tennis is exemplary & an honor to the world of Tennis!!!! There is so much hard labor & sheer work & practice & sweat going on behind the scenes to prepare which we don’t get to see but can only imagine…..!!!!!!!! : ) As important is the intelligent, humble attitude you have coming in to each match….that is top top rare quality….God bless you!!!!! Delightful fun watching you move so fast on the court playing w your might & heartfelt efforts….no wonder all of us fans across the globe cherish each & every match the moment you step out of the locker rooms………: ) : )
    Quite special your strength of purpose & forthright display of such fantastic hard court games…..both in one day…. only few hours apart……. playing your solid strong game!!!!!! : ) : ) : ) ……. especially winning w so many powerful strong shots & awesome serve and getting impossible net & side shots w your speedy movement ……wow…wow…& wow….. !!!!!!!!!!!! : ) VAMOS & enjoy a nice night & sweet dreams!!!!!!!!! : ) : )

    • I so support those beautiful words and they truly deserved by our champion RAFA we all want RAFA back to where he belongs,he gives us so much pleasure and joy when his out there playing,the tennis just comes to life with him ,just competeing.,,,,,tennis comes alive with this wonderful young man,and his ever enthusiastic whole hearted attitude,is so entertaining.we appreciate you RAFA and your all that you give us…..vamos and pray you go all the way Champion….VAMOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOSING TO THE END

  3. Would love to see Rafa & Fernando play the Bryan Brothers. Hope they show it on TV, even though they rarely show doubles matches. I’d much rather see that than another match against Youzhny. Beating the best doubles team of all time would be a very nice feather in Rafa’s cap. VAMOS!!!

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