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April 23rd, 2017

Nadal Rolls to 10th Monte Carlo Title Setting Numerous ATP Records

“I feel lucky to keep playing tennis, being healthy all those years, in order to compete in one of the most beautiful events of the year, without a doubt,” Nadal said. “I am very happy to win another one. For me, it is a very important day in my career.”

Posted by Staff @ 3:02 pm in Monte Carlo | 18 Comments »

April 23rd, 2017

Most Clay Court Titles In Open Era? Rafael Nadal First To Reach 50!

Rafael Nadal becomes the first man to hit 50 titles on clay in the Open Era.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:02 pm in ATP, Monte Carlo | 4 Comments »

April 23rd, 2017

Most Titles At An ATP Event? Rafael Nadal Is Your Leader With 10 At Monte Carlo

Rafael Nadal became the first player in the Open Era to win 10 titles at a single ATP event.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:49 am in Charts, Monte Carlo | 20 Comments »

April 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Needs A Break, Except…

Novak Djokovic’s fire for tennis appears to be dying out.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:11 pm in Monte Carlo | 19 Comments »

April 22nd, 2017

Nadal Gets Call, Gets Past Goffin To Reach Monte Carlo Finals Against Ramos-Vinolas

Rafael Nadal will try to win a 10th Monte Carlo title Sunday, and his first trophy in almost a year.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:21 pm in Monte Carlo | 114 Comments »

April 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic: I’m Doing Everything I Can To Play Well

Novak Djokovic has now won 1 of his last 10 events.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:05 am in Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 21st, 2017

Djokovic Upset By Goffin, Nadal Draw Opens in Semifinals at ATP Monte Carlo

“It doesn’t matter how you played before against [Djokovic],” Goffin said. “You just have to do your best and give everything on the court. Maybe once, like today, it goes well…

Posted by Staff @ 6:44 pm in Monte Carlo | 52 Comments »

April 21st, 2017

Grigor Dimitrov Is Back In A Funk, Will He Ever Be A Consistent Winner?

Grigor Dimitrov is just 1-5 over his last six matches.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:30 am in Monte Carlo | 4 Comments »

April 21st, 2017

Andy Murray: The Positive Thing For Me Is My Elbow Is Feels Better Every Day

Andy Murray still has never made the Monte Carlo finals.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:11 am in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 20th, 2017

Nadal Rolls, Djokovic Survives, Murray And Wawrinka Fall In Monte Carlo; Friday QFs

“The most normal thing would be to lose the match,” said Ramos-Vinolas on trailing 0-4 in the third set. “But today it’s one of those days that sometimes happens. I still fought. I was fighting. I was 0-4, and I thought that I need to keep playing every point. Then, at the end, I won. I don’t know what to say.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:18 pm in Monte Carlo | 55 Comments »

April 20th, 2017

Murray Wins, Nadal Struggles at Monte Carlo; Nadal v Zverev Thursday

“I definitely played better as the match went on,” said Murray, who hadn’t played in over a month due to a right elbow injury. “Obviously, the first service game was not ideal. But when you are coming back from not really serving for a few weeks, it’s, I think, normal.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in Monte Carlo | 78 Comments »

April 19th, 2017

Novak Djokovic: I Don’t Fear Anyone!

Novak Djokovic says his win over Gilles Simon marked a new beginning to the season. Did it?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:52 pm in Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 18th, 2017

Djokovic Survives Simon Upset Bid In Monte Carlo; Nadal, Murray Tomorrow

Gilles Simon served for the match against Novak Djokovic, but couldn’t close the deal.

Posted by Staff @ 4:20 pm in Monte Carlo | 62 Comments »

April 17th, 2017

Djokovic Returns Tuesday In Monte Carlo; Seeds 6-0 Led By Zverev Domination, Berdych Comeback

Novak Djokovic is back in action Tuesday in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 6:20 pm in Monte Carlo | 57 Comments »

April 16th, 2017

Andy Murray: I’m A Horrible Cook, The Only Think I Can Make Is Scrambled Eggs [Video]

Andy Murray talks food before Monte Carlo.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:56 am in Monte Carlo | 1 Comment »