The highly anticipated Monte Carlo Masters 2023 is here, with the tournament starting on 8th April and grand finale taking place on 16th April, tennis fans are expecting some thrilling games throughout the 8 days of the tournament. Fans from all around the globe are eager to watch it as it has always provided some exciting matches in the past and a number of tennis stars and legends are taking part in it. 

Venue of the Tournament

The highly-anticipated tournament is going to take place at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin situated in France and a commune that borders Monaco. The showpiece court at the Monte-Carlo Country Club is named Court Rainier III. The clay court is hailed as one of the best by a number of tennis stars as it is fast, can host over 10,000 spectators and the sea serves as the best background. 

Who Is The Defending Champion? 

The previous edition of Monte Carlo Masters which took place last year was full of surprises and shocks. Stefanos Tsitsipas now has the two back-to-back titles in the Monte Carlo Masters and would like to make it to three this year. The two-times winner defeated the likes of Alexander Zverev and D Schwartzman. The Greek player is once again a hot pick to win the Monte Carlo Masters 2023 and to make it third in a row. 

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Who Are The Top Contenders For The Monte Carlo Masters 2023? 

Monte Carlo Masters 2023 is willing to provide us with some exciting and thrilling games between tennis stars from all over the globe. Two great tennis players missing the tournament will allow new talent to shine and come forward. 

The upcoming event is sure to be a thrilling tournament, with some of the World’s top tennis players ready to compete for the title. Novak Djokovic, currently ranked world No. 2, will be a strong contender as he looks to secure his third Monte Carlo title. Stefanos Tsitsipas, who has already won two Monte Carlos Masters titles, is definitely one to watch at the event. He’ll be determined to add another prestigious title to his collection.

Dominic Thiem, a former French Open champion, will be looking to showcase his skills on his favourite surface at Monte Carlo. Meanwhile, Alexander Zverev will be eager to add a clay-court Masters title to his resume. He has been in good form recently and will be hoping to continue his winning streak at the tournament. Diego Schwartzman, known for his skills on clay courts, will be a formidable opponent for anyone. Young Norwegian player Casper Ruud, who has been making waves on clay, could also be a surprise package to look out for.

Another player to keep an eye on is Andrey Rublev, he is a talented tennis player but things haven’t been going his way for a long period of time, don’t rule him out as he has the ability to win the Mega Event and make an astounding comeback. With such a talented line-up of players, it’s impossible to predict who will come out on top at this year’s Monte Carlo Masters. However, one thing is for sure – fans can expect plenty of excitement and drama throughout the tournament.

Which Players Are Going To Miss Out? 

  • Carlos Alcaraz

The Spanish tennis star is set to miss out on the action in Monte Carlo Masters 2023 due to hand and back injury problems. His recent physical discomfort in the Miami Open has led to the decision to take a break and allow his body to heal.

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  • Rafael Nadal

The 20 times Grand Slam title winner will have to sit and watch all the action in Monte Carlo Masters 2023, his favourite tournament which he has won 11 times. The tennis star is out of action since the Australian Open and has also been ruled out of Monte Carlo Masters 2023. 

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