Xinhua News Agency, Paris, September 30 (Reporter Xiao Yazhuo) "The king of clay" Nadal continues to move towards his 13th French Open championship. In the second round of the 2020 French Open on the 30th, the Spanish king won 6 :1, 6:0, 6:3 easily defeated MacDonald, the world's top 200-ranked American player, and advanced strongly.
After the first game was a 1:1 tie, Nadal began a dominant performance. He won 11 consecutive games and took two wins without giving his opponent any chance.
In the third set, McDonald played more proactively, but still failed to resist Nadal's strong attack. 6:3, the second seed won the game again. In the next round, Nadal will face Italian player Travaglia, who knocked out the Japanese star Kei Nishikori to advance after five sets of hard work that day.
在第三盘中，麦当劳打得更积极，但仍未能抵制纳达尔的强攻。 6：3，第二种子再次赢得比赛。在下一轮比赛中，纳达尔将面对意大利选手特拉瓦利亚（Travaglia），后者当天击败了日本球星锦织圭（Kei Nishikori），经过五天的艰苦奋战。
"The next game will be very difficult, I hope I can have a good performance. Every time I come to the French Open, it feels very special, especially on this center court." Nadal said.
The new United States Open champion Tim, who was in the lower half with Nadal, also won that day. He defeated the American player Sok 6:1, 6:3, 7:6 (8:6). In the past two seasons of the French Open, Tim fell under Nadal's photograph in the finals. But this year the two may meet early in the semifinals.
Chinese "Golden Flower" Zhang Shuai, who has already advanced to the second round of women's singles, partnered with Russian player Kudmetova in the first round of women's doubles. They played as the No. 8 seed with 6:4, 3:6, 6: 2 Defeated a pair of American and Russian players to advance to the next round.
In women’s singles, the most important news of the day was undoubtedly the 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams announced his retirement. According to the schedule of the day, No. 6 seed Serena will usher in the second round of women's singles match with Bulgarian player Pironkova on the Centre Court. However, just before the game, the organizing committee suddenly held a press conference at which Serena announced his decision to retire.
"I really want to try again, but my Achilles tendon injury did not recover enough after the U.S. Open." 39-year-old Serena said, "I feel a little painful walking today, so I can't continue to participate in the competition."
In addition, the top seed Halep and the third seed Svitolina defeated their opponents to advance. The Belarusian star Azarenka, who just reached the final at the US Open, lost to Slovakia Schmidlova with two 2:6 and missed the next round. (Finish)
此外，头号种子哈勒普和三号种子Svitolina击败了对手以前进。刚刚在美国公开赛上闯入决赛的白俄罗斯球星阿扎伦卡（Azarenka）以2比2输给斯洛伐克施密德洛娃（Slovakia Schmidlova），错过了下一轮比赛。 （完）