Andy Murray vs. Stan Wawrinka 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

French Open up for grabs for women; Murray, top men in QF

Swiss third seed Wawrinka, the 2015 title victor, has not lost a set on his way to a third successive semi-final in Paris.

The fourth seed claimed his 100th career victory in a best-of-five-set match on clay.

The No. 1-seeded Murray, a three-time major champion and last year's runner-up at Roland Garros, and No. 3 Wawrinka, whose own trio of Grand Slam trophies includes the 2015 French Open, moved into the quarters with ho-hum, straight-set victories.

"I don't know how much impact that had, it's not like I played a great point the next point".

Nishikori won a dramatic five-setter 1-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 to reach the semifinals at Flushing Meadows.

The third set was a scrappy affair.

Murray, who was the runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros previous year, will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final.

"We'll see. Obviously it's not an easy decision to make, but I will see how I feel after Roland Garros and then decide what to do next".

"Everyone knows who remains in the draw", said Svitolina, who was two points from losing before coming back to beat 290th-ranked Petra Martic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5. He's a great player.

The Portuguese official has also had a run-in with Novak Djokovic. The 23-year-old Austrian beat Nadal last month in Rome in the Spaniard's only loss on clay this season. He takes on Dominic Thiem in his quarterfinals match.

And last year's beaten finalist was not to let the opportunity slip, despite an opening game break, to once again blitz his way to six games and take his place in the last four where Warwinka stands in the way of a second Roland Garros final. Nadal advanced when his opponent, Pablo Carreno Busta, stopped in the second set because of an injured abdominal muscle.

The Japanese battled back from a set down against Spain's Fernando Verdasco in the fourth round, triumphing 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 on Court Suzanne Lenglen.

While he clobbered Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 by crushing both his forehand and backhand, Murray had a tougher time with Nishikori.

If Nadal and Djokovic win, they would face each other Friday. In the women's quarterfinals, former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki meets 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko, and No. 13 Kristina Mladenovic faces No. 30 Timea Bacsinszky.

Austria's Dominic Thiem, who knocked out Djokovic in the quarter-finals, faces nine-time victor Rafael Nadal in the other semi-final.

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