2012 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters

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2012 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters
Date:   16 – 22 April
Edition:   106th
Surface:   Clay
Champions
Singles
Spain Rafael Nadal
Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan
Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters
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The 2012 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters was a tennis tournament for male professional players, played from 16 April through 22 April 2012, on outdoor clay courts. It was the 106th edition of the annual Monte Carlo Masters tournament, which was sponsored by Rolex for the fourth time. It took place at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France, near Monte Carlo, Monaco.

Points and prize money[edit]

Nadal during the finals

Points[edit]

Because the Monte Carlo Masters is the non-mandatory Masters 1000 event, special rules regarding points distribution are in place. The Monte Carlo Masters counts as one of a player's 500 level tournaments, while distributing Masters 1000 points.[1]

Stage Men's Singles[2] Men's Doubles[2]
Champion 1000
Runner up 600
Semifinals 360
Quarterfinals 180
Round of 16 90
Round of 32 45 0
Round of 64 10 -
Qualifier 25
Qualifying Final Round 16

Prize Money[edit]

Stage Men's Singles Men's Doubles
Champion € 460,260 € 142,500
Runner up € 225,680 € 69,780
Semifinals € 113,580 € 35,000
Quarterfinals € 57,775 € 17,970
Round of 16 € 30,000 € 9,290
Round of 32 € 15,810 € 4,900
Round of 64 € 8,535
Qualifying Final Round € 1,965
Qualifying First round € 1,000

Singles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 SRB Novak Djokovic 1 1
 ESP Rafael Nadal 2 2
 GBR Andy Murray 4 3
 FRA Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 5 4
 ESP David Ferrer 6 5
 CZE Tomáš Berdych 7 6
 SRB Janko Tipsarević 8 7
 ESP Nicolás Almagro 12 8
 FRA Gilles Simon 13 9
 ESP Feliciano López 15 10
 ARG Juan Mónaco 16 11
 JPN Kei Nishikori 18 12
 ESP Fernando Verdasco 19 13
 GER Florian Mayer 20 14
 AUT Jürgen Melzer 21 15
 UKR Alexandr Dolgopolov 22 16
  • Rankings and seedings are as of April 9, 2012

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry via qualifying:

Withdrawals[edit]

Retirements[edit]

Doubles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
 USA Bob Bryan  USA Mike Bryan 2 1
 BLR Max Mirnyi  CAN Daniel Nestor 6 2
 FRA Michaël Llodra  SRB Nenad Zimonjić 11 3
 POL Mariusz Fyrstenberg  POL Marcin Matkowski 18 4
 IND Leander Paes  CZE Radek Štěpánek 21 5
 IND Mahesh Bhupathi  IND Rohan Bopanna 23 6
 SWE Robert Lindstedt  ROU Horia Tecău 23 7
 CZE František Čermák  SVK Filip Polášek 42 8
  • Rankings are as of April 9, 2012

Other entrants[edit]

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pairs received entry as alternates:

Withdrawals[edit]

Events[edit]

Singles[edit]

Doubles[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ranking points
  2. ^ a b "Rankings explained". atpworldtour.com. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 8 January 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f Les wilds cards attribuées
  4. ^ Bubba's buddy Isner to pull out of Monte Carlo

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