Monte Carlo results a forecast for the rest of the clay season?
If anything, the Monte Carlo Masters was a microcosm of Roger Federer's topsy-turvy season. Conversely, Rafael Nadal's championship amplified his unbeatable clay status. And the antipathy toward Novak Djokovic, after another withdrawal, only worsened.
Originally Published: April 29, 2008By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com