French Open 2014 Men's Quarterfinal: Nadal vs. Ferrer Prediction and Preview

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French Open 2014 Men's Quarterfinal: Nadal vs. Ferrer Prediction and Preview
Michel Euler/Associated Press

Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer have dominated their preliminary matches at the 2014 French Open. Now it's time for the quarterfinals where most of the strongest players in tennis are still competing. This is where the road to the title actually begins.

In the past, Nadal would have been a heavy favorite to step over Ferrer on his way to another Musketeers' Cup. This was the final result to the 2013 French Open final when Nadal picked up his record-extending eighth title at Roland Garros.

But there is a different flavor to this quarterfinal. Ferrer defeated Nadal at Monte Carlo last month, and Nadal has struggled to find his most dominant form in 2014. Now comes the real test for both players.

Let's break it down.

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