Tomas Berdych and Novak Djokovic met in the final of the 2015 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday. At stake was the coveted Masters Series title and 1000 ranking points towards entering the year-end ATP World Tour Finals.
ATP clay court season is here, and Rafael Nadal is back in the spotlight even after his recent defeat to Roger Federer.
Novak Djokovic, having already won the Indian Wells title, claimed the 2015 Miami Open on Sunday. The Serb defeated Andy Murray in the Masters Series 1000 event behind a very strong closing set.
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Alexander Zverev, currently ranked 118th in the world, may not be a household name for tennis fans that only follow the Grand Slam tournaments. However those that follow tennis more broadly know that the German, who just turned 18-years old on April 20th, is a player that may be destined for the top.
Rafael Nadal is going through a transition in his career like many athletes, and after riding high for so long, he's hit the number five position on the ATP rankings chart which is his lowest in two years.
The 2016 Canadian Masters are scheduled to start next week with a final on the last day of the current month. Despite offering 1000 ranking points to the winner and significant prize money
Rafael Nadal is in this week's ATP Basel draw, a 500-series tournament that he has not contested many times in his career. He will be looking at improving on his quarterfinal result from 2014 and, based on how the Spaniard has played post-US Open, Rafa appears poised to do that.
The final for ATP Rio 2015 (Rio Open) is set following semifinal results on Saturday. Rafael Nadal, Fabio Fognini, and David Ferrer were all in action earlier with two of those players advancing to Sunday's final.