Category: Tennis

Nadal overcomes crowd and Fognini to reach Rome semifinals

AP Published 8:49 a.m. ET May 18, 2018 | Updated 12:41 p.m. ET May 18, 2018 Russia’s Maria Sharapova serves the ball to Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko, at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome, Friday, May 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)(Photo: The Associated Press) ROME (AP) — Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal overcame a poor first…