The second racket of the world, Spaniard Rafael Nadal, beat Briton Daniel Evans, who occupies the 53rd line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/6 (6), 6/4 in the second round of the tournament in Montreal.
The match lasted 2 hours 1 minute. During this time, the 33-year-old Nadal completed seven aces, made a mistake one time at the pitch and realized three break points, and the 29-year-old Evans filed right through ten times, made two double mistakes and made two breaks. This was the first official meeting of athletes.
In the third round, the Rogers Cup Nadal Cup will cross racquets with Argentine Guido Pella.