Shapovalov was stretched to three sets in his opening two matches, against 15th-seeded Tomas Berdych and Robin Haase, and reached the semifinals of last week's Madrid Open.
Nadal later eased through 6-1, 6-0 against Bosnian Damir Dzumhur as he targets an eighth Rome title and first since 2013.
Wozniacki can reclaim the world number one ranking from Halep, last year's losing finalist, if the Romanian fails to reach the quarter-finals.
The 24-year-old destroyed his racket in fury as he suffered his first defeat to Italian Fabio Fognini in three meetings, sinking 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 at the Foro Italico.
The four-time Rome champion is making his way back this year after a six-month injury absence before the Australian Open, which was followed by elbow surgery.
Nadal leads Fognini 10-3 winning their last five, but Italian does have two clay wins over Rafa back in 2015.
When Thiem netted a service return two points later to end it, the White Stripes' Seven Nation Army was blasted over the stadium sound system and the crowd began singing along in an atmosphere that more closely resembled a soccer game than a tennis match.
The 16-time Grand Slam victor next takes on Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov who dug deep in a 7-6 (7/3), 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 win over Robin Haase of the Netherlands. But with my serve, I didn't lose many points. I will play Lyon next week, and there I can adjust some things on my game.
In other seeded action, second-seeded German Alexander Zverev bested Italian wild card Matteo Berrettini 7-5, 6-2.
Belgian Goffin was leading 6-2 4-5 against fifth seed Juan Martin del Potro when the Argentine was forced to retire with what appeared to be a groin injury that throws his participation at the French Open into doubt.
Fourth-seeded Marin Cilic defeated Benoit Paire 6-3, 6-4.
Third seed Grigor Dimitrov did not have a birthday to remember as he fell 7-6 (4), 5-7, 4-6 to Kei Nishikori.
Dane Wozniacki was given a scare by Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova before closing out the match 6-2, 5-7, 6-3.
Halep plays US Open champion Sloane Stephens or seventh-seeded Caroline Garcia.
Venus Williams, who won the Rome title back in 1999 and is bidding for her 50th career title this week, got her first win on clay this season.
Important results: Women: Third round: Simona Halep w/o Madison Keys; Jelena Ostapenko bt Johanna Konta 2-6, 6-3, 6-4; Elina Svitolina bt Darya Kasatkina 0-6, 6-3, 6-2; Angelique Kerber bt Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-1.
At last, Finn Balor took advantage of Mahal's interruption and pinned Sami Zayn to earn a place in the ladder match. Jax had approached Rousey as she was giving an interview at the NBCUniversal Upfront event in New York City.
The device comes with a 5.8-inch IPS display that offers Full HD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. Pricing starts at CNY 1,299 ($204) for the 4GB RAM and 32GB model and CNY1,449 ($227) for the 4GB RAM /64GB variant.
LTE Advanced connectivity will also be an option for those who want high-speed internet coverage when away from Wi-Fi networks. Microsoft's current Surface Pro tablets offer around 13.5 hours of battery life, but the new tablets will last just ten hours.
The Twilight actress was seen walking barefoot on the Cannes Film Festival's red carpet in protest against the 'no flats policy'. Last year, Stewart - who's been known to wear trainers with dresses on the red carpet - spoke about the event's fashion rules.
However, GSC shut down a year later and thus the project was cancelled, though the company was later resurrected in 2014. However, I'm sure in due time we'll learn more about S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 and the platform (s) it will be playable on.
CDC epidemiologist Pierre Rollin, an Ebola expert said that the CDC would be sending in teams to be prepared for a long term aid. Peter Salama, WHO's emergency response chief, warned on Thursday after the first urban case was announced.
Metro Exodus has been delayed into 2019, while the release dates for both Biomutant and Darksiders 3 have yet to be determined. The new setting makes for a much larger, open-world experience than 2010's " Metro 2033 " or 2013's " Metro: Last Light ".
Arbitration clauses are fairly standard-they're included in the employment contracts of an estimated 60 million Americans. The court had given Uber until Wednesday to say whether it would require the women to submit their claims to arbitration.
Still, Trump can take back control of the trust at any time and he's allowed to withdraw cash from it as he pleases. The reimbursement was paid in full in 2017, and Cohen had requested the money for expenses incurred in 2016.
Alexander-Arnold in Southgate's World Cup squad
U21 worldwide Alexander-Arnold trained with England before the friendlies with Italy and Netherlands in March. Wilshere , for all his critics, boasts a particular set of skills, ones hard to replace within England .
Your guide to the new AI-powered Google News app
Meanwhile, the "Headlines" feature serves as way to quickly skim through the biggest news of the day. The default "For You" page in Google News is where you'll likely spend most of your time.
OnePlus 6 vs iPhone X: Price, Specs, Features
In most regards it's an incremental update to the barely six-months-old OnePlus 5T , yet it's still recognisable as something new. Alongside the arrival of the OnePlus 6, the Chinese firm also launched a new pair of headphones , the OnePlus Bullets Wireless .
Lightning strike back, beat Capitals in Washington
Brett Connolly tried to get Washington back in the mix with a goal later in the period, but the momentum didn't last long. To Cooper, the issue is that "for two games, we've dried up". "They got some looks, but he was right there".