Djokovic ends Nadal’s eight year reign at Monte Carlo Masters
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MONTE CARLO, Monaco—World number one Novak Djokovic ended Rafael Nadal’s eight year reign at the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday winning 6-2, 7-6 (7/1).
Djokovic, who had twice lost in the final to Nadal, won on his first match point to bring to a halt Nadal’s 46 game winning streak in the tournament.
Victory will enhance Djokovic’s prospects of winning next month’s French Open which he has never won.
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