Posts Tagged Monaco

Berdych moves into Monte Carlo Masters final

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain, during their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament,  in Monaco, Saturday, April, 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

MONACO (AP) — Monte Carlo is not Rafael Nadal’s playground anymore, and Novak Djokovic is claiming the throne left vacant by the King of Clay.

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Berdych reaches Monte Carlo semifinals after Raonic retires

Marin Cilic of  Croatia during his quarterfinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament against Novak Djokovic of Serbia in Monaco, Friday April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

MONACO (AP) — Winning a game against Novak Djokovic these days is quite an achievement. Even when you’re an U.S. Open champion.

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Stan Wawrinka loses in 3rd round at Monte Carlo Masters

Rafael Nadal of Spain plays a return to US player John Isner during their match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Thursday, April 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

MONACO (AP) — Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka both exited the Monte Carlo Masters in the third round Thursday, and Rafael Nadal continued his road to recovery by overcoming John Isner in three sets.

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Wawrinka eases into 3rd round at Monte Carlo Masters

Rafael Nadal of Spain plays a return to Lucas Pouille of France during their match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

MONACO (AP) — Rafael Nadal is back on the clay he loves so much, and he looks like his old self again.

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Monfils reaches 2nd round at Monte Carlo Masters

Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a return to Albert Ramos Vinolas of Spain during their match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

MONACO (AP) — Even when it comes to foreign languages skills, Novak Djokovic wants to be the best.

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