Rafael Nadal, currently world number one in mens tennis beat Grigor Dimitrov in Shanghai Masters quater finals, and reached the Semi-fianle. He beat Dimitrov 6-4 6-7 (4-7) 6-7 in the duration of 2 hours and 35 minutes. Surprisingly, Nadal has yet to win in Shanghai and will be facing Marin Cilic next. Nadal, who has been on a winning streak, and if he wins this it would be his seventh title in a row. Croatia’s Marin Cilic beat Spain’s Alber Ramos-Vinolas, 6-3, 6-3 and will be facing against Nadal on Saturday, which will decide whom of them will get into the finale. Nadal seemed to be very happy with his victory and will be well prepared when he faces Cilic later this week.
Aside from this, Frederer, who is currently ranked no. 2 worldwide, will be playing his quater finale match with Richard Gasquet, who hails from France.