Nadal eases into Roland Garros third round with 95th Paris win

By: AFP      Published: 07:45 PM, 30 Sep, 2020
Nadal eases into Roland Garros third round with 95th Paris win

Defending champion Rafael Nadal took another step closer to a 13th Roland Garros title on Wednesday with a 6-1, 6-0, 6-3 win over Mackenzie McDonald of the United States.

Second seed Nadal claimed his 95th career win at the tournament and next faces either Kei Nishikori of Japan or Italy's Stefano Travaglia for a place in the last 16.

Nadal didn't face a break point in Wednesday's tie and hit 31 winners.