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Nadal faces stiff test in Simon

Here's a look at the remaining quarterfinal matchups Down Under.

Updated: January 27, 2009, 7:04 PM ET
By Ravi Ubha and Sandra Harwitt | Special to ESPN.com

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Here's a look at the remaining quarterfinal matchups Down Under:

Men

No. 1 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 6 Gilles Simon Once his playing days are over, Simon should venture into comedy. A mischievous grin never far away, the Frenchman replied thusly when asked about his tactics against Nadal: "I have to run five hours to win," he said. "I have no choice."

All kidding aside, he's not far from the truth.

In their last meeting, in the semifinals of the Madrid ...

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