French Open 2015: Kei Nishikori beats the rain to match 82-year feat

    (CNN)Kei Nishikori got the job done quickly at rain-hit French Open Sunday to become the first Japanese man to reach the quarterfinals at the clay court grand slam in 82 years.

    The 25-year-old Nishikori reeled off 40 winners to beat Russian Teymuraz Gabashvili 6-3 6-4 6-2 in a shade under two hours.