French Open Tennis 2019: How to Watch Nadal and Federer Quarter-final Matches, Schedule, Live Stream

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are both in action in the quarter-finals of the French Open on Tuesday.

Nadal, an 11-time champion at the Roland Garros, made light work of Argentina's Juan Ignacio Londero in the fourth round, winning 6-2, 6-3, 6-3.

The Spaniard, who has dropped just one set so far in the tournament, will face Japan's Kei Nishikori, the world number 7, on Tuesday.

Federer also came up against an Argentinian in the shape of Leonardo Mayer, whom he dispatched with the same scoreline. The number three seed is yet to drop a set and now faces 2015 winner Stan Wawrinka in an all-Swiss affair.

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Should Nadal and Federer win their respective matches, they will face each other in the semi-final.

The graphic below, provided by Statista, illustrates the number of Grand Slam singles titles won by active male tennis players.

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Number of Grand Slam singles titles won by active male tennis players. Statista

Here's everything you need to know to keep up with the action.

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Quarter-finals start time

The match between Federer and Wawrinka is set to get underway at 2 p.m. local time (8 a.m. ET) on Tuesday, June 4. Nadal and Nishikori, meanwhile, are due to begin proceedings at 3:15 p.m. local time (9:15 a.m. ET).

Two women's quarter-finals are also scheduled for Tuesday. World number seven Sloane Stephens faces Britain's Johanna Konta, the number 26 seed, at 2 p.m. local time (6 a.m. ET).

The other women's quarter-final sees Marketa Vondrousova, an unseeded 19-year from the Czech Republic, take on Croatia Petra Martic, the number 31 seed, at 4 p.m. local time (10 a.m. ET).

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Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates victory over Leonardo Mayer of Argentina during their third round match in the men's doubles, on Day 8 of the 2019 French Open at Roland Garros on June 2 in Paris, France. Getty/TPN

TV channel

The entire French Open is broadcast on Tennis Channel and NBC. The former will carry coverage of the quarter-finals, which begins at 6 a.m. ET and will run until 1 p.m.

Live stream

A live stream is available throughout the tournament on and via the NBC Sports app. Similarly, fuboTV will also offer a live stream for every round of the French Open.

Full fourth-round schedule

The remaining two quarter-final ties in both the men's and women's tournament are scheduled for Wednesday.

World number one Novak Djokovic takes on number five seed Alexander Zverev from Germany. Meanwhile, last year's beaten finalist, Austria's Dominic Thiem, faces Russia's Karen Khachanov, the number 10 seed.

Among the women, Madison Keys and Amanda Anisimova, two of three Americans left in the draw along with Stephens, are also in action on Wednesday. Keys, the number 14 seed, beat Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic in the round of 16 and will face Australia's Ashleigh Barty, the number eight seed, on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, Anisimova will take on world number three Simona Halep—the highest seed left in the draw—after defeating Spain's Aliona Bolsova in straight sets.


Federer and Djokovic might not have dropped a set yet but Nadal remains the bookmakers' favorite. According to Oddschecker, the Spaniard is 8/11 to win the tournament for the third consecutive time, the 12th time overall.

Djokovic, the current world number one, is second favorite at 11/4, while Thiem follows at 12/1. Federer, whose only triumph at the Roland Garros came in 2009, is a 20/1 outsider.

Among the women, Halep is an 11/8 favorite to win the tournament, with Stephens at 5/1, while Barty and Vondrousova are 13/2 and 8/1 outsiders respectively.

This article was updated to include an infographic.

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