This week ATP Tennis moved to Europe for the start of clay-swing 2021, which will culminate in late May (one week later than originally expected) at Roland Garros, Paris. Meanwhile at the Monte-Carlo Country Club, one of the most glamorous, historical and incredible tennis clubs in the world, the second ATP Masters 1000 of the season is being played, the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, which sees Novak Djokovic and Rafael among the great protagonists.
Nadal. Rafael Nadal got the the quarterfinals of the Masters 1000 in the Principality of Monaco after the great victory in straight sets with a double 6-1 against Grigor Dimitrov. With the simultaneous defeat of Novak Djokovic to Daniel Evans, Rafa is now the favorite for the final victory.
Here is the match point of the match won by the Spanish against Bulgarian. The Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters 2021 is the 114th edition of the tournament sponsored by Rolex, part of the ATP Tour Masters 1000 category as part of the ATP Tour 2021.
The tournament was held at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roccabruna, near Monte Carlo. The Monte Carlo Masters is back on the calendar after the 2020 edition was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic was still in progress and among the security measures taken by the organizers there was the choice to have the matches played behind closed doors, also prohibiting fans from accessing the area surrounding the Monte Carlo Country Club.
Done in an hour 😳@RafaelNadal storms into the Monte-Carlo quarter-finals for the 16th consecutive time - beating Dimitrov 6-1 6-1#RolexMCMasters pic.twitter.com/lA3B0CbFHg — Tennis TV (@TennisTV) April 15, 2021