November 27th, 2011
The 30-year-old Federer won his 70th career title in his 100th final, and became the oldest Masters winner, failing to drop a match all week.
April 9th, 2009
The closest to Nadal’s streak in Monte Carlo is Ilie Nastase, who won from 1971-73. Five players have won back-to-back title in Monte Carlo: Nastase, Bjorn Borg (1979-80), Thomas Muster (1995-96), Juan Carlos Ferrero (1995-96), and Nadal (2005-08).