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  1. Nadal, Federer, Wawrinka ease into 3rd round in Monte CarloRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Times Leader

    ... probably (my) best match of the year," Nadal said. The switch to clay was also enjoyable for second-seeded Roger Federer and defending champion Stan Wawrinka, who won his maiden Masters tournament last year at the Country Club. Nadal won eight ...

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  2. Federer, Nadal, Wawrinka off the mark in Monte CarloRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Nation

    Finalist Roger Federer and holder Stan Wawrinka rolled to quick-fire opening wins at the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday as clay king Rafael Nadal also joined the Swiss pair with a solid start. Second seed Federer, a three-time runner-up at the seaside Country Club, took just 54 minutes to dominate Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-1 as the Frenchman sent in a pair of double-faults in the penultimate game while Federer advanced with his third ace on match point a game later.

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    Wednesday Apr 15 | WICU12 Erie

    ... The winning run sealed his top spot in the world rankings, having come under pressure from a resurgent Roger Federer. How great the motivation is provided by Djokovic's 2015 record. An eighth grand slam title for starters as he beat Andy Murray, ...

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  4. Nadal v Isner, Federer v Monfils Headline Blockbuster Thursday In Monte CarloRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tennis Articles

    With only one of the 16 seeds failing to reach the third round, it promises to be one of the best line-ups for any Thursday this tennis season. Former champions Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka plus Roger Federer headline a day featuring 12 of the Top 14 players on court, fighting for their life in the first Masters clay event of the season in Monte Carlo.

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  5. Novak Djokovic named sportsman of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ghanamma.com

    ... the honour in 2011 following his first Wimbledon title, and has again collected the top gong after beating Roger Federer to his second last July. The 27-year-old was voted ahead of beat MotoGP sensation Marc Marquez, world No.1 golfer Rory McIlroy, ...

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  6. Federer and Nadal ease through in MonacoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Scotsman.com

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal both eased into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with straight-sets victories yesterday. Second seed Federer barely broke sweat as he saw off world number 35 Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-1 in under 55 minutes.

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  7. Monte Carlos Masters: Rafael Nadal victorious over Lucas Pouille in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Independent

    ... point. Fifteen of the 16 seeds are through to the last 16, which is a record for a Masters Series tournament. Roger Federer had few problems, crushing France's Jeremy Chardy, who had beaten him in their only previous encounter on clay in Rome last ...

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  8. Tennis: Federer, Nadal, Wawrinka off the mark in Monte CarloRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Peninsula

    Finalist Roger Federer and holder Stan Wawrinka rolled to quick-fire opening wins at the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday as clay king Rafael Nadal also joined the Swiss pair with a solid start. Second seed Federer, a three-time runner-up at the seaside Country Club, took just 54 minutes to dominate Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-1 as the Frenchman sent in a pair of double-faults in the penultimate game while Federer advanced with his third ace on match point a game later.

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  9. VIDEO: Gael Monfils 'stops playing' to win point in Monte Carlo MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Yahoo!

    ... the stands. Monfils came through two tiebreaks in almost two hours of play to set up a meeting with no.2 seed Roger Federer.

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  10. Nadal, Raonic win at Monte Carlo MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Globe and Mail

    ... probably (my) best match of the year," Nadal said. The switch to clay was also enjoyable for second-seeded Roger Federer and defending champion Stan Wawrinka, who won his maiden Masters tournament last year at the Country Club. Raonic, seeded ...

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  11. Canada's Raonic among early winners in Monte Carlo read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CBC News

    ... probably [my] best match of the year," Nadal said. The switch to clay was also enjoyable for second-seeded Roger Federer and defending champion Stan Wawrinka, who won his maiden Masters tournament last year at the Country Club. Raonic, seeded ...

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  12. Roger Federer cruises past Jeremy Chardy in straight sets to reach Monte Carlo last 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Mail

    Roger Federer spent less than one hour on court in his Monte Carlo opener with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Jeremy Chardy. Federer, who has changed his schedule this year to allow more time for recovery and training, played his first match since his loss in the Indian Wells final in March.

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  13. A surprised Li Na after being f ted at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Shanghai. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | South China Morning Post

    ... award while Germany's World Cup-winning national soccer squad took out the best team award. Djokovic defeated Roger Federer to win his seventh grand slam title at Wimbledon last July and supplant Rafael Nadal as No 1 in the world. Germany routed ...

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  14. Rafa Nadal, Roger Federer bulldoze into Monte Carlo last 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Novak Djokovic and Stanislas Wawrinka won the last two editions. He was joined in the last 16 by second seed Roger Federer after the Swiss also enjoyed an easy 6-2 6-1 victory over another Frenchman Jeremy Chardy. Seventh seed Wawrinka of ...

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  15. Novak Djokovic: Fatherhood spurring on world No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CNN

    ... The winning run sealed his top spot in the world rankings, having come under pressure from a resurgent Roger Federer. How great the motivation is provided by Djokovic's 2015 record. An eighth grand slam title for starters as he beat Andy Murray, ...

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  16. Semifinal: (1) Roger Federer vs. (5) Bjorn BorgRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tennis

    Nothing but superlatives will do for this all-star semifinal. Among the men, Federer and Borg are the two best big-match players of the Open era: Federer has won the most Grand Slam titles, with 17, while Borg owns the highest winning percentage, 89.80, at the four majors.

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  17. Semifinal: (2) Rafael Nadal vs. (3) Pete SamprasRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tennis

    ... used to win hundreds of other matches: The high-kicking crosscourt forehand into his opponent's backhand. Like Roger Federer, Sampras would struggle to counter those shots with his one-hander. "Pete's backhand, both in returning and trading shots, ...

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  18. Roger Federer was on court for less than an hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ilkley Gazette

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal both eased into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with straight-set victories on Wednesday. Second seed Federer barely broke sweat as he saw off world number 35 Jeremy Chardy 6-2 6-1 in under 55 minutes.

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  19. Djokovic, Germany's World Cup team win Laureus awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NewsOK.com

    Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic won the sportsman of the year prize at the Laureus Sports Awards on Wednesday, while Germany's World Cup-winning squad received the best team award. Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final to win his seventh Grand Slam title and supplant Rafael Nadal as No.

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  20. Wimbledon champ Djokovic wins Laureus AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | ESPN

    ... Awards on Wednesday, while Germany's World Cup-winning squad received the best team award. Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final to win his seventh Grand Slam title and supplant Rafael Nadal as No. 1 in the world. "In general, it ...

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