Monte Carlo Masters: Federer, Wawrinka crash out in round three; Nadal advances
April 17 , 2015
Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka have crashed out of the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Federer, the World number two, was defeated 6-4 7-6 (7-5) by France’s World number 18 Gael Monfils. Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov eased past defending champion Wawrinka 6-1 6-2.
Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal struggled against John Isner before defeating the American 7-6 (8-6) 4-6 6-3. The Spaniard, who has won this clay court tournament eight times, faces David Ferrer in round four.