World No. 2 Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Masters by beating Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
It was Rafa’s 70th match win at this tournament, his highest total at any ATP Masters 1000 event.
Our champ needed 1 1/2 hours to beat the Bulgarian and improve to 12-2 on the season.
He will next play Guido Pella for a place in the semi-finals of the event.