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Italy's Fabio Fognini clinches maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo

The 31-year-old triumphed despite suffering from an apparent muscle problem to become the lowest seeded player, at 13, to claim the title since Gustavo Kuerten in 1999. 

Apr 21, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

French Open: Rafael Nadal unsure of Wimbledon appearance after record French Open win

 Rafael Nadal has cast doubt on his participation at Wimbledon, saying he needs to see how his body recovers after a long clay court campaign culminated in an 11th French Open title.

Jun 11, 2018, 19:38 PM IST

Impressive Monte Carlo show pushes Alexander Zverev up to No. 3 in ATP rankings

The 21-year-old Zverev displaced Marin Cilic after his progress to the Monte Carlo Masters semifinals.

Apr 23, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

Kei Nishikori believes 'there's a way' to deny Rafael Nadal in Monte Carlo

Kei Nishikori believes he can find a way to beat Rafael Nadal in Sunday's Monte Carlo Masters final but admits that the 10-time champion looks in ominous form.

Apr 22, 2018, 14:58 PM IST

Rafael Nadal cruises into Monte Carlo final

Nadal edged the opening set in the 10th game with a blistering forehand before he raced into a 5-0 lead in the second to stamp his authority on the match. 

Apr 21, 2018, 22:36 PM IST

Monte Carlo Masters: Rohan Bopanna, Edouard Roger-Vasselin eye a place in doubles final

Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin will aim to book a place in the finals of the Monte Carlo Masters when they head into their last-four clash of the men's doubles on Saturday.

Apr 21, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Grigor Dimitrov, Dominic Thiem survive early scares at Monte Carlo Masters

Fourth-seed Dimitrov survived a scare against Herbert before holding his nerve to win 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 in the second round, while Thiem edged out Russian youngster Rublev.

Apr 18, 2018, 09:49 AM IST

Roger Federer turns down Dubai wild card, heads to Monte Carlo instead

Roger Federer will not take up a wild card invitation to next week`s Dubai Championships, the event`s tournament director confirmed on Friday, with the new world number one opting for an awards ceremony in Monte Carlo instead.

Feb 24, 2018, 12:03 PM IST

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel flies in Monte Carlo but Lewis Hamilton labours

On the tightest and most intricate circuit on the Formula One calendar, Vettel blitzed around the streets of the Mediterranean principality to clock a best lap in one minute and 12.720 seconds.

May 26, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel looks to end Ferrari`s 16-year in Monte Carlo

The three-time champion will be seeking his third Monaco win after triumphing also in 2008 while Vettel, who won for Red Bull in 2011, is chasing his second win and, learning of Mercedes` worries, will fancy his chances.

May 25, 2017, 00:11 AM IST

Monte Carlo: World number one Andy Murray crashes out of third-round loss to Spain`s Albert Ramos-Vinolas

Ramos-Vinolas toppled the Scottish top seed on his second match point to progress to the quarter-finals on the Monaco clay for the first time at the French Open warm-up event.

Apr 20, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton ends his wait, Sergio Perez completes podium

Red Bull`s Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo, who started on pole, came in second with Mexican Sergio Perez of Force India completing the podium.

May 29, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

Nico Hulkenberg, Sergio Perez provide qualifying boost for Force India

The qualifying effort was Force India's best of the season so far.

May 28, 2016, 21:21 PM IST

Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo secures maiden pole in Monte Carlo

His best lap in one minute and 13.622 seconds was enough to beat both Mercedes drivers comprehensively.

May 28, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

Novak Djokovic starts with Rome win, Andy Murray decides to play

Holder Novak Djokovic needed a late break in the final set to beat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 in an opening match at the Italian Open on Tuesday.

May 12, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

Novak Djokovic back in action as top seed in Rome

Novak Djokovic returns to clay-court action after a three-week break hoping to put the final touches on his impeccable game with a fourth title at the Italian Open.

May 09, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Electric atmosphere as Monaco hosts `e-Prix`

An electric atmosphere awaits Monaco`s first "ePrix" on Saturday as Europe gets set to discover the inaugural series which started in Beijing in September.

May 08, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Rafael Nadal to play with his old racquet in Madrid Masters

 Spain's World No.4 tennis star Rafael Nadal has said he will be playing with his old racquet in the Madrid Masters and the rest of the season in an effort to regain shot control.

May 04, 2015, 13:48 PM IST

Rafael Nadal coming to terms with rankings slide

This is normally the time of year when Rafael Nadal comes into his own, honing his formidable claycourt skills in preparation for Roland Garros and leaving a trail of brutalised opponents to pick themselves up off the red clay.

May 04, 2015, 00:10 AM IST

`Awful` Rafael Nadal stunned by Fabio Fognini in Barcelona

Rafael Nadal`s stuttering season continued as he was stunned 6-4, 7-6 (8/6) by Italy`s Fabio Fognini at the Barcelona Open on Thursday.

Apr 24, 2015, 10:52 AM IST