It's quarter-final Friday in Toronto at the National Bank Open, with three of the top eight seeds still in the draw.
Friday, Aug. 11 - Quarter-finals
CENTER COURT start 12:30 pm
- A. Davidovich Fokina (ESP) d. M. McDonald (USA) 6-4, 6-2
- Despite a slow start, being broken in his first service game, Davidovich Fokina quickly finds his game, hitting 22 winners to reach his first Masters 1000 semifinal on a hard court.
- A. de Minaur (AUS) d.  D. Medvedev 7-6(7), 7-5
- Medvedev leads the first set 5-2, leads the tiebreak 5-2 and has three sets points, then leads by a break twice in the second set, but it's de Minaur's persistence that pays off as he shocks the defending Toronto champion.
Not Before 7:00 pm
-  T. Paul (USA) d.  C. Alcaraz (ESP) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
- Despite some flashes of brilliants, including a tweener winner midway through the second set, Alcaraz never looked comfortable, committing 13 unforced errors and facing 10 break points, losing to the same opponent in Canada for the second year in a row.
-  J. Sinner (ITA) d. [PR] G. Monfils (FRA) 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
- For two hours and 22 minutes, the pair threw everything they had at each other, combining for 55 winners to just 27 unforced errors, but Sinner did not allow a break point chance in the decider as he hung on into the wee hours of Saturday morning.
GRANDSTAND start 12:00 noon
-  M. Granollers (ESP) / H. Zeballos (ARG) d.  R. Bopanna (IND) / M. Ebden (AUS) 7-5, 6-7(6), [10-8]
- Granollers and Zeballos dominate on serve, winning 86 per cent of their first serve points, but still have to battle, failing to convert a match point in the second set before pulling it out in the match tiebreak.
- M. Arevalo (ESA) / J. Rojer (NED) d.  S. Gonzalez (MEX) / E. Roger-Vasselin (FRA) 6-0, 6-7(4), [10-8]
- Arevalo and Rojer went from holding three match points in the second set to their opponents serving for the match at 8-7 in the match tiebreak, but they win the last three points in a row to advance.
Not Before 3:00 pm
-  R. Ram (USA) / J. Salisbury (GBR) d. M. Purcell (AUS) / A. Rublev 4-6, 6-3, [10-4]
- Ram and Salisbury are broken in the first game of the match but don't blink again, racing out to quick lead in the match tiebreak and hanging.
-  K. Krawietz (GER) / T. Puetz (GER) d. H. Hurkacz (POL) / M. Pavic (CRO) 7-5, 6-3
- Both pairs win the same number of first serve points, but the Germans do a better job on second serve and cling to an early break in the second set.