Nadal advances to another clay court final in Madrid
World No. 5 Rafael Nadal is on his way to the final of the ATP Mutua Madrid Open Sunday.
The clay-court maestro breezed through his semifinal matchup with fellow Spaniard Pablo Andujar 6-0, 6-4.
Nadal has won the tournament twice (2005, 2010) and Sunday will mark his fifth finals appearance in Madrid.
Rafa will face Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka in the final Sunday. Nadal, -900 Sunday, has never lost to Wawrinka and is 3-0 on clay in their head-to-head matchups.
It has been an incredibly successful return from a knee injury for Nadal. Sunday will be his seventh consecutive finals appearance since returning from injury and the southpaw has now won 46 straight semifinal matches on clay.
, Nadal is currently -110 to win next week's ATP tournament in Rome and -120 to win the French Open. The second Grand Slam event gets underway May 26 in Paris.