ATP Masters 1000 Monte Carlo, also known as The Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters, is 1st of the total three ATP1000 masters events that are played on clay courts. Monte-Carlo masters started in 1897 and this year it was the 115th edition at Monte Carlo Country Club, Monaco France.
Event held at outdoor clay court surface and held every year in April-May period. This year it started from 9 April to 17 April.
Rolex Masters Champions
In singles, seeded no 3 Greek star Stefano Tsitsipas successfully defends his Rolex Monte carlo Masters title. The winner beats Spanish player Alejandero Davidovich Fokina by straight sets (6-3, 7-6). It was 3rd meet-up between these two players and 100% record goes to Tsitsipas.
Greek player won his 2nd ATP Maters 1000 title and both are the same event. On the other side Finalist, Fokina, upset world no 1 star Djokovic in the round of 32. In the doubles championship 2022, seeded no 1 pair Rajeev Ram of USA and Joe Salisbury of Great Britain won 2022 title against Colombian pair Juan Sebastian and Robert Farah.
In singles, the champion of single 2021 ATP1000 masters was Stefano Tsitsipas from Greece who is currently a world no 5 player. Greek player defeated Andrey Rublev from Russia by straight sets ( 6-3,6-3). Spanish star Rafael Nadal has a record of 11 times winning this tournament.
He won 8 consecutive years from 2005 to 2012 and in 2013 he was runner-up against Novak Djokovic. On another side, in the doubles, Croatian pair Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic were the champions and runner-up was British pair Dan Evans and Neal Skupski. Nikola Mektic won back to back (2019, 2021) doubles championships with different partners after finalist in 2018.
Rolex Masters 2022 Players List
In 2022 there are 12 of the top 15 players featuring in the tournament. World no 1 Novak Djokovic and two times winner was also featured in this event; it was his 1st event after February and only 2nd event in 2022.
Record Holder Rafael Nadal has not played due to his shoulder injury as he makes sure he will be back as soon as possible. World no 2 Daniil Medvedev from Russia also was not part of this tournament. He announced on social media that he will likely be out for 1-2 months due to his injury.
- Novak Djokovic (SRB)
- Mischa Zverev (GER)
- Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE)
- Matteo Berrettini (ITA)
- Casper Ruud (NOR)
- Andrey Rublev (RUS)
- Felix Auger-Aliassime (CAN)
- Cameron Norrie (SA)
- Carlos Alcaraz (ESP)
- Jannik Sinner (ITA)
- Taylor Fritz (USA)
- Hubert Hurkacz (POL)
Rolex Masters Prize Money
In 2022 total prize money was €5,415,410($5,805,900) in which single’s winner took €836,335 ($909,386) with him and runner-up will have €456,720 ($496,613). On other sides in 2022 doubles winner got cheque of €256,610($278,803) and runner-up received €139,390($151,445).
However, In 2021 price money was low due to Covid Pandemic. The total prize money was €2,082,960, where the winner put €251,085 in his pocket and the runner-up had €150,000. On the other side doubles champion of 2021 got €50,000 and the runner-up had €35,000.
|Year||Prize Money (euro)||Singles champion||Doubles Champion|
|2022||€5,415,410||Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE)||Rajeev Ram (USA)|
Joe Salisbury (GBR)
|2021||€2,082,960||Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE)||Nikola Mektic (CRO) Mate Pavic (CRO)|
|2019||€5,207,405||Fabio Fognini (ITA)||Nikola Mektic (CRO) Franko Skugor (CRO)|
|2018||€4,872,105||Rafael Nadal (ESP)||Mike Bryan (USA) Bob Bryan (USA)|
|2017||€4,273,775||Rafael Nadal (ESP)||R. Bopanna (IND) P. Cuevas (URU)|
|2016||€3,748,925||Rafael Nadal (ESP)||P-H Herbert (FRA) N. Mahut (FRA)|
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