Rafael Nadal's Win Highlights Thursday's 2017 Shanghai Rolex Masters Results

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Bleacher Report—Rafael Nadal swept aside Fabio Fognini 6-3, 6-1 at the 2017 Shanghai Masters on Thursday to cruise through the third round of the competition.  Third seed Alexander Zverev was beaten in three sets by Juan Martin del Potro, though, who battled back from a set down to win 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Elsewhere, there were wins for Marin Cilic and Grigor Dimitrov. For the full set of results and schedule, visit the ATP's official website. Recap Nadal was in fine fettle on Thursday as he breezed through the...

Shanghai Rolex Masters 2017: Rafael Nadal Advancing Tops Wednesday Results. Rafael Nadal advanced to the third round of the 2017 Shanghai Rolex Masters after demolishing Jared Donaldson in straight sets 6-2, 6-1 on Wednesday.   The 2009 runner-up will face Italian Fabio Fognini in the next stage of the competition and was joined in the third round by third seed Alexander Zverev, who capitalised on Aljaz Bedene's early retirement to proceed. Elsewhere, 2014 runner-up Gilles Simon continued his run in Shanghai and pulled off a shock win over Belgian David Goffin, who made...