The Rogers Cup Quarterfinals kick off in Montreal and Toronto this afternoon. The first to compete in the Montreal quarterfinals is Dominic Thiem and Daniil Medvedev. His race is expected to begin at 7pm at the Court Centerra in Montreal. Then, the 22-year-old German champion in 2017 Alexander Zverev will face his 1 year older, Karen Khachanov, at 21:00 Greece time. One and a half hours after midnight, there will be a match that everyone is anxiously awaiting. Rafael Nadal will face Fabio Fognini in the Rogers Cup quarter-final in Montreal. In the final match of the day, Gael Monfils will face Roberto Bautista Agut. Their race will begin at approximately 3:30 on Saturday morning.
In Toronto, the women’s quarterfinals will begin at 7:30 pm in the central court. Elina Svitolina will face off against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin. A little later, at about 9pm, Karolina Pliskova will battle Bianca Andreescu. Two hours after midnight is the rematch of last year’s US Open between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka. The women’s quarterfinals will conclude with Simona Halep’s fight against Marie Bouzkova.
Source: atptour.com, wtatennis.com
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