Olympic Standouts - Rafael Nadal

August 12, 2016
Spain's Rafael Nadal returns to France's Gilles Simon during the men's tennis competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, yesterday. (AP Photo)

Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarter-finals at the Olympics in his first tournament in two-and-a-half months.

The 14-time major champion beat 15th-seeded Gilles Simon of France 7-6 (5), 6-3 in a match delayed a day by rain.

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