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When a ballboy in Rio lacked the intestinal fortitude to safely remove a giant bug from the court during Rafael Nadal’s quarterfinal victory over Pablo Cuevas, it was the Uruguayan that came to the rescue.

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We think we know what Cuevas was thinking: If it was only this easy to get rid of Rafael Nadal!

As expected, Nadal, wardrobe malfunction and all, would end up “dispatching” Cuevas in three sets, 4-6, 7-5, 6-0.