WARSAW, April 21 (Reuters) - Former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova should not be fast-tracked into next month's French Open as she returns from a doping ban, insists Polish rival Agnieszka Radwanska.
Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain has beaten fifth-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia to reach the Monte Carlo Masters semifinals
Grigor Dimitrov is just 1-5 over his last six matches.
Andy Murray still has never made the Monte Carlo finals.
Maria Sharapova is going to find out the week starting May 15 if she can compete at the French Open two weeks later
April 21 (Reuters) - Andy Murray has dismissed suggestions that the pressure of being the world's top tennis player is affecting his performance after losing to Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the Round of 16 of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Coto, who died on November 12, was only 47 years old when he passed away suddenly in November. Surrey Coroners concluded at a recent hearing that Coto took his own life.
MIKE DICKSON IN MONTE CARLO: Who will take advantage of what is now the most wide open — or perhaps weak — field at the top of the game for years? Andy Murray believes Jo Konta can.
Novak Djokovic's road to recovery continued with victory against Pablo Carreno Busta as he secured his passage through to the quarter-finals of the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters.
"The most normal thing would be to lose the match," said Ramos-Vinolas on trailing 0-4 in the third set. "But today it's one of those days that sometimes happens. I still fought. I was fighting. I was 0-4, and I thought that I need to keep playing every point. Then, at the end, I won. I don't know what to say."
Grand Slam champion makes surprise announcement that she is expecting first child
Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka are eliminated at the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, meanwhile, move on to the Round of 16.
Great Britain captain Anne Keothavong, who took over from Judy Murray, has named an unchanged side knowing victory will secure her team a place in the World Group for the first time since 1993.
Jo Konta has pledged to try to take advantage of Serena Williams' absence from the tour by competing for grand slam titles.
Top-ranked Murray threw away a 4-0 lead in the deciding set, lost 2-6, 6-2, 7-5.
MIKE DICKSON IN MONTE CARLO: Andy Murray’s first tournament back on clay came to an ignominious end when he let slip a 4-0 lead in the decider to lose to world no 24 Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
MONTE CARLO, April 20 (Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray was knocked out of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday as Spaniard Albert Ramos battled back from 4-0 down in the final set to win 2-6 6-2 7-5 and reach the quarter-finals on a day of upsets.
Top-seeded Andy Murray threw away a 4-0 lead in the deciding set of his third-round match on Thursday as 15th-seeded Albert Ramos-Vinolas won 2-6, 6-2, 7-5 at the Monte Carlo Masters
PARIS, April 20 (Reuters) - Spaniard Albert Ramos dumped world number one Andy Murray out of the Monte Carlo Masters 2-6 6-2 7-5 on Thursday after firing back from 4-0 down in the final set to take his place in the quarter-finals.