Denis Shapovalov

ROME | Nadal has high praise for Shapovalov after beating teenager

ROME (AP) — Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal methodically wore down Denis Shapovalov 6-4, 6-1 Thursday to reach the Italian Open quarterfinals and gain revenge against the Canadian teenager. The 19-year-old Shapovalov stunned Nadal in the third round in Montreal last year to deny the Spanish player a chance to regain the No. 1 spot. Nadal … Continue reading ROME | Nadal has high praise for Shapovalov after beating teenager

ROME | Nadal gains a measure of revenge against Shapovalov in Rome

ROME (AP) — Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal methodically wore down Denis Shapovalov in a 6-4, 6-1 win to reach the Italian Open quarterfinals and gain a measure of revenge against the Canadian teenager. Shapovalov saved eight break points in his opening two service games before finally dropping his serve midway through the first set on … Continue reading ROME | Nadal gains a measure of revenge against Shapovalov in Rome