French Open Results: Rafael Nadal Cruises To Victory Over Eduardo Schwank

A wild day of action from Rolland Garros is wrapping up on Saturday afternoon and we are finally getting down to just a few remaining competitors on both sides of the tournament.

Rafael Nadal, the No. 2 seed for the French Open, cruised to a quick victory over Eduardo Schwank, 6-1, 6-3 and 6-4. Andy Murray, the fourth ranked player in the event, also won 3-0 over Santiago Giraldo.

The big upset of the day came from Julien Benneteau. He knocked off eight-seeded Janko Tipsarevic in three sets, 6-3, 7-5 and 6-4.

Maria Sharapova swept her two sets against Shuai Peng to advance. No. 4 seed Petra Kvitova defeated Nina Bratchikova in three sets, although she faced a battle all day. Vavara Lepchenko rallied late against 14th ranked Francesca Schiavone in three sets, 6-3, 3-6, 8-6.

There are a few more matches currently in progress. Check out an updated scoreboard here for the latest updates.

For more on the French Open be sure to check out the SB Nation Seattle StoryStream.

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