In a match between two left-handers, Shapovalov saved eight break points in his opening two service games before finally dropping his serve midway through the first set.
Shapovalov was clearly rattled after that and he was broken in the opening game of the second set as he finished the match with six double faults. Serving at 3-5 to stay in the set, Shapovalov fell behind 0-30 when Nadal hammered a return of first serve for a victor. He'll replace Roger Federer at No. 1 if he wins an eighth Rome title.
Nadal is also attempting to regain the top spot this week.
But he will not be able to take revenge on sixth seed Thiem who lost his second round match 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 to Fabio Fognini.
He then avenged the defeat Denis Shapovalov inflicted a year ago in Montreal, defeating the teenaged Canadian 6-4 6-1, after overcoming some spirited early resistance.
"I didn't feel completely dead out there but I felt like I could've been fresher", Shapovalov said.
In the decider, a single break of serve in the seventh game gave Fognini the opportunity and he held to his two serves to win 6/3.Kei Nishikori denied Grigor Dimitrov a 27th birthday win to reach the Internazionali BNL d'Italia third round on Wednesday, defeating the World No. 4 6-7 (4), 7-5, 6-4.
Fourth-seeded Marin Cilic defeated Benoit Paire 6-3, 6-4 and will meet Pablo Carreno Busta, who beat Aljaz Bedene 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-2.
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Their 32.8 shots-per-game tied them for 10th in the league. "I mean he hasn't been tested that much the games I saw". Then an errant defensive play from the Knights ended with a shot off the post in tight from Andrew Copp .
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