TENNIS

Madrid Open Tennis : NADAL Through In Madrid Alongside Garin, Thiem

Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarter finals of the Madrid Masters with a straightforward win over Alexei Popyrin 6-3, 6-3.

Second seed Daniil Medvedev lost to Chilean Cristian garin in three sets, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1, while dominic Thiem beat Alex De Minaur 7-6, 6-4.