Former World No. 1 Rafael Nadal will take on Grigor Dimitrov in the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters quarter finals on Thursday 19th April at 10:00 GMT, being played here on outdoor clay courts at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France.
King of Clay Rafael Nadal has been continuing his remarkable form in the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters, where he has outlasted German Philipp Kohlschreiber in straight sets in one hour and 20 minutes of play in fourth round on Thursday. Spanish star is considered as one of the hot favorite to clinch the 2013 Monte Carlo Rolex Masters title this week and will become the only player to bag the title for nine times.
Both the players are meeting for the second time in their tennis career, where Nadal leads with a 1-0 win loss head-to-head record against Dimitrov. The pair last meet at the 2009 Rotterdam Open first round and Spanish star won the match in three sets with a 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 score line.
As per the predications’, Nadal is looking big favorite to clinch victory in straight sets and reach into the Monte Carlo Masters semi finals on Friday, being played here on outdoor clay courts at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France.