Mexican Open: Rafael Nadal, Cameron Norrie and Daniil Medvedev into last eight

Rafael Nadal registered the best start to a season in his career as he breezed past Stefan Kozlov to reach the Mexican Open quarter-finals.

The Australian Open champion extended his unbeaten run to 12 matches with a 6-0 6-3 win over American Kozlov.

Nadal’s previous best start to a season came in 2014, when he won 11 matches before losing to Stan Wawrinka in the Australian Open final.

He will play Tommy Paul for a place in the Acapulco semi-finals.

Nadal, 35, could then meet world number two Daniil Medvedev, who he beat in a thrilling Melbourne final in January.

It’s always important to win as quick as possible but the most important thing is to win,Nadal said after his 76-minute victory.

Tonight has been straight sets – that’s great news, and I’ll try to be ready for tomorrow against a tough opponent.
Nadal is literally unbeatable at the moment. His winning streak is amazing. Mexican Open is one of the favorite tournaments for fans who enjoy betting live on tennis matches, because only the best players compete.

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