Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters: The top-seeded players are off to a perfect start
This Wednesday was marked by the appearance of the top-seeded players. Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka defeated Jiri Vesely in 3 sets, while British player Andy Murray, world No. 1, won his match against Gilles Muller in 2 sets. The title-holder of this Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, Rafael Nadal, beat British player Kyle Edmund. For the French, Lucas Pouille entered the second round by winning against Paolo Lorenzi, while Jeremy Chardy was eliminated by the Croatian Marin Cilic. In the doubles, the Franco-Monegasque pair Hugo Nys and Romain Arneodo qualified for the quarter-finals after their success in two sets against Dutch player Jean-Julien Rojer and the Romanian Horia Tecau.