Nole continued his bid for a record 36th ATP Masters 1000 title. The world no.1 advanced to his 11th semi-final at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, following a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 win against German qualifier Dominik Koepfer. He next faces Casper Ruud (NOR, ATP #34).
The world no.1 has made it through to the last four of the Western & Southern Open for the eighth time, sailing past big-hitting German Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3, 6-1 in just over an hour. He goes on to face Roberto Bautista Agut for a place in the Masters 1000 event final.
The top seed from Serbia enjoyed a crushing 6-2, 6-2 victory over John Isner (USA, 6) to book his place in the China Open last on Friday.
Nole defeated Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 to reach his sixth Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters semi-finals.