Djokovic loses clay-court opener at Monte Carlo Masters
Novak Djokovic opened his clay-court season with a surprising loss to Alejandro Davidovich Fokina at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday
All eyes were on the returning Djokovic but a diving Davidovich Fokina was the player to watch
Last year, the Serb also lost early in Monte Carlo, and eventually won the French Open. So panic isn’t necessary where he’s concerned. What seems necessary is an appreciation for the Spaniard's Tuesday performance.
USTA promotes Lew Sherr to CEO and executive director
Lew Sherr has been selected as the chief executive officer and executive director of the USTA
Alejandro Davidovich Fokina tumbles into Novak Djokovic upset in Monte Carlo
The 22-year-old Spaniard conquered his clumsier tendencies to score the biggest win of his young career, ending the world No. 1’s second tournament of 2022 in the opening round.
Tsonga not changing his approach: "I want to finish my career like I started"
Now ranked No. 254 and with plans to retire following the French Open, Tsonga is still taking the same approach he usually does when playing tournaments.
Wawrinka shifts attention to training following Monte Carlo defeat, targets French Open
“I'm still far away from where I want to be, but I'm happy with the way I was playing,” said the former world No. 3, who will apply for a wild card to play in Paris.
Kim Clijsters ends latest comeback bid, announces retirement from tennis
The former world No. 1 has found it difficult to stay away after twice retiring in 2007 and 2012, launching a third career that was ultimately curtailed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Casper the Friendly Host: Behind the scenes with the Ruud family in Oslo
The 23-year-old world No. 7 has demonstrated that he can evolve across the board. As the ATP calendar moves to his playground of choice, red clay, Norway's greatest tennis talent just might be ready for a breakout on the big stage.
Bublik cuts short Wawrinka's return to tour after injury
Alexander Bublik cut short Stan Wawrinka’s return to the tour by defeating the Swiss 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of the clay-court Monte Carlo Masters
The Pick, presented by DraftKings Sportsbook: Holger Rune vs. Aslan Karatsev, Monte Carlo
The Russian won when these two first met back in February, but the clay could bring a different result.
Stat of the Day: Jannik Sinner has now won 20 of his last 23 matches
He went 3-0 at the Davis Cup Finals at the end of 2021, and he's now 17-3 in 2022 after his win in Monte Carlo today.