Rafa's daunting return to clay
An ailing knee forced Novak Djokovic out of one of his favorite tournaments of the season, the Monte Carlo Masters. Understandably, he's bummed.
But look at it this way: Without Rafael Nadal looming, Djokovic's already impressive 2011 winning streak of 24 matches will likely continue longer than it would have.
Djokovic's next stop is at home in Belgrade, a modest tourney, so he should collect four more victories. And you'd back him to win a couple of matches at the ...
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