The dominant Nadal dismisses Tsonga to enter Wimbledon the last 16 for the ninth time

LONDON: two times champion Rafael Nadal facilitated in the Wimbledon the last 16 for the ninth time on Saturday with a comfortable victory by 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 over the French Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

The third seed will play in his forty-fourth round of the fourth round in the Slams, where he will face Joao Sousa of Portugal or Great Britain. Dan Evans .

Tsonga, 34, who made the Wimbledon semi-finals in 2011 and 2012, is now ranked at 72 in the world after undergoing knee surgery last year.

The French Open champion, Nadal, is pursuing a 19th title in the majors, having recently captured a 12th. Roland Garros crown.

Saturday's victory was achieved in just 1 hour and 48 minutes and it was a much less scandalous affair than his second-round match with the bad mood. Nick Kyrgios .