Nadal, meanwhile, himself a 17-time Grand Slam champion and the current world number four, beat Serbia's Filip Krajinovic 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 26 minutes.
To set up a possible clash with Nadal, Federer must get past Hubert Hurkacz, the Pole continuing his surprise run with an upset 7-6 (7-3) 2-6 6-3 win over 24th seed Denis Shapovalov.
I hope I can get there but I am not going to underestimate Hurkacz. "It's one of these victories today I'm really proud of", Nadal told reporters, declining to absolutely guarantee that he would be okay to play on Saturday.
New Zealand gun laws to change: Ardern
Armed police have been deployed after reports of shots being fired at a mosque in Christchurch. In addition, 48 people have been injured and are now being treated at a Christchurch hospital.
"I think that's also one of the reasons I'm still in the game Hopefully when I play the top guys I am ready for it. It's small gaps", Nadal said about the upsets.
He became the first lucky loser to reach the quarterfinals since the tournament achieved Masters 1000 status in 1990.
"It will be amusing that somebody other than Novak is still in", Kecmanovic said of top-ranked Djokovic, his famous countryman who was upset on Tuesday. Maybe because of the conditions, [it was] windier out there today.
Nishioka retired after losing the first set 6-4, having first sought treatment on court.
The world number two will face Karen Khachanov in the quarters, after the Russian saw off John Isner of the United States, 6-4, 7-6 (1).
The 13th seed will square off against France's Gael Monfils, a 6-0 6-2 victor over Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber, in the quarter-finals on Thursday.
Raonic will be Kecmanovic's next opponent after the big-serving 13th seed accounted for German Jan-Lennard Struff 6-4 6-3.
A second Hirst piece - a bull encased in formaldehyde titled "Saint Sebastian, Exquisite Pain" - sold for £875,250 ($1,162,000). Michael had amassed a collection of more than 200 works of art before his death in 2016 , the Press Association reports.
Nelson would have been battling for field time with Brown and Tyrell Williams , who also was just signed by the Raiders. Williams signed a deal worth $47 million with $22 million guaranteed, a source told Schefter.
After a series of meetings with Walt Disney Pictures honcho Alan Horn, fired director James Gunn will return to the Marvel fold. Gunn deleted the offensive tweets and apologized for his actions, and said he accepted Disney's business decision to fire him.
In a statement , VW said it will contest the action, which it described as unprecedented and legally and factually flawed . VW did not immediately respond to a call for comment at the time of publication.
The impact and fire left the plane in small fragments and destroyed the bodies of any passengers, leaving only remains. More than 40 countries, including the U.S. , have now grounded the planes or refused to let them into their airspace.
Celebrations and promotions have surged in the United States since Congress passed a resolution supporting March 14 as Pi Day . Jet's Pizza: Buy a large pizza at regular price and get a medium one-topping round pizza for $3.14 with code 314.
Morales, who is on a visit to Greece, said meddling in the domestic affairs of another country never bodes well. Palladino also warned followers of the embattled Nicolas Maduro not to harass USA -backed leader Juan Guaido .
His tackling efficiency will be a sight for sore eyes for Chiefs fans, and his effort level is something to contend with. That was made obvious after Justin Houston , Dee Ford , and Eric Berry were all either released or traded this week.
Nancy Pelosi takes away Mike Pence’s House office
Trump's former personal attorney and "fixer" Michael Cohen recently discussed the payments in his testimony before Congress. Republicans gave Pence , who serves as president of the Senate, an additional first-floor office in the U.S.
Titans acquire Tannehill from Dolphins
He posted a 42-46 record over six seasons, while throwing for 20,434 yards and 123 touchdowns with 75 interceptions. Tannehill's deal reportedly reaches $12 million when playtime and other incentives are taken into consideration.
Former Dolphins DE Wake to join Titans
ESPN reports that Wake will receive a three-year, $23 million deal from the Titans including $10 million in guaranteed money. Through his time in Miami, Wake played in 146 games and amassed 98 sacks, 360 tackles and 22 forced fumbles.