Roger Federer beats David Goffin to reach US Open quarter-finals

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Roger Federer cruised thrashing 15th seed David Goffin 6-2 6-2 6-0 in 78 minutes.
The Swiss champion fell a break but won six games to set up control in the fourth-round match.
Federer, 38, hit 34 winners while Goffin could just manage eight.
He will face Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the last eight.
Dimitrov, a former world number three whose standing has fallen to 78, beat Australian Alex p Minaur 7-5 6-3 6-4.
Federer said of the win:»It was fantastic. David did not have his very best day he struggled. I was had to come back mentally.
«But when I was up a break I began to feel like he was not playing exactly the identical way and that I was really satisfied with my level of drama »
The sets had dropped his opening two matches in both, but performed with a swagger when he conquer number two Dan Evans in 80 minutes in the round.
This kind continued together with the winning less than half Federer’s total of 83, against Goffin.
Federer booked his place at the quarter-finals for the 13th time in New York with a stunning passing. The prospect of a semi-final against world number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic is no more following the Serb quit his match against Swiss 23rd seed Stan Wawrinka.
Should Federer make it to the last, he could come up against Spanish second seed Rafael Nadal for its first time at the US Open.
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