Nadal, Dimitrov, Wozniacki hold strong at Australian Open
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Although it was far from easy, all the big names like Rafael Nadal, Grigor Dimitrov and Caroline Wozniacki made it through to the quarter-finals on Sunday, with the Day 7 action providing some great contests for the 63,000 fans in attendance at the Australian Open.
With a final score of 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-3, 6-3, you might think that world number one Nadal had a comfortable 4-set victory over Argentinian Diego Schwartzman. However the Spaniard was pushed to the limit during the match and had to fight hard for every game, reports Xinhua news agency.
In the end, the precision of the 16-time Grand Slam winner, was enough to get Nadal into the remaining eight.