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Rafael Nadal barely broke sweat to reach the French Open semi-finals as fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta quit with an injury less than an hour into their quarter-final on Wednesday.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: The world No 2 was rolled over with remarkable ease by the 23-year-old world number seven who won just seven games when they last met in Paris.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Andy Murray is only two victories away from pulling off what would be a staggering revival and winning a first French Open.
After a wash-out in Paris on Tuesday, a thrilling schedule sees all four French Open men's quarter-finals take place today. Join Sportsmail's BEN NAGLE for all the action as it happens...
Simona Halep mounted a remarkable recovery from a set and 5-1 down against Elina Svitolina to reach the French Open semi-finals. The win sets up a last four showdown with Karolina Pliskova.
Kvitova is returning from a five-month break after she was stabbed in her playing hand by a burglar in December. She was knocked out of the French Open in the second round recently.
Andy Murray is looking to make amends for one that got away when he takes on Kei Nishikori in the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday. Nishikori beat Murray at last year's US Open.
Andy Murray has taken late action to vote in the upcoming general election and says he will not be joining other leading British sports stars by moving abroad for tax reasons.
Ivan Lendl met up with Andy Murray a week before the French Open began, and immediately slipped into Sergeant Major mode.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: A staccato day of rain delays ended with Bacsinszky and Ostapenko lined up against each other on their 28th and 20th birthdays respectively.
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have had their respective quarter-final showdowns at Roland Garros cancelled due to poor weather conditions. Both games will now be played on Wednesday.
Rain and storms could disrupt quarter-final action at the French Open on Tuesday afternoon when local favourite Kristina Mladenovic takes on Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky.
Andy Murray's daughter Sophia is unlikely to follow in his footsteps if her first reaction to a tennis racket is anything to go by. The 16-month-old threw her mini-racket gift from her dad in the bin.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic are through to a last eight that has the certainty of a new women's champion being crowned.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Murray spent Sunday night listening to the One Love Manchester concert, and still had issues on his mind after his perfunctory tennis business.
Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares suffered a disappointing loss to Santiago Gonzalez and Donald Young in the quarter-finals of the men's doubles at the French Open.
MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Andy Murray defeated 21-year-old Russian prodigy Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the French Open fourth round on Monday.
Marin Cilic has qualified for the French Open quarter-finals after his opponent in the Round of 16, Kevin Anderson, retired. South African star Anderson called it quits with Cilic leading 6-3, 3-0.
Having started the French Open harbouring significant doubts about his form, Murray has played himself into familiar territory. He proved too experienced for Karen Khachanov.
Andy Murray defeated 21-year-old Russian prodigy Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the French Open fourth round on Monday to advance to the last eight of the tournament at Roland Garros.