Rafael Nadal goes through to the Quarterfinals in Buenos Aires



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Rafael Nadal goes through to the Quarterfinals in Buenos Aires

Tennis: World No.4 and top seed Rafael Nadal is through to the Quarterfinals of the Argentina Open in Buenos Aires by easing past the Argentinian qualifer Facundo Arguello in straight sets 6-4, 6-0. The former world No.1 had succumbed to a rare loss on clay last week when he was beaten by Fabio Fognini in the semifinals of the Rio Open, but he made sure that he got back on track by winning the opener here.

He had got bye in the first round. Nadal was up against World No.146 Facundo Arguello and he meants business from the word go, as he started attacking the Argentinian's serve in the first game. Arguello saved two break points and had two game points of his own but Nadal ended up breaking him there. Arguello got the break back three games later but Nadal broke him again in the seventh game and this time he did not give the break back and took the first set 6-4.

Nadal was accurate and steady in the first set as he hit 2 winners and 2 unforced errors. Also Read: Here is why Rafael Nadal could still win 10th French Open title this year Also Read: Rafael Nadal: ´I Am Not Sure I´ll Ever Play My Best Tennis Again´