For the German, the Monte Carlo tournament is the second unpaved tournament of the season, the first was in Morocco and Jan-Lennard failed, losing in the first match to Gaston in three sets. Masters Struff started with qualifying, knocked out Varillas and Ruusuvuori. In the main draw, Germany defeated Ramos and De Minaur, both in two matches. The match against the Australian lasted just one hour and 10 minutes, Struff won it with a score of 6:3, 6:2. During the match, the German hit 6 aces with three double faults, scoring 86% on her first serve and 53% on her second. Acceptance stats: 34%/71%, winner/enforcer stats 15/5.

After a poor start to the season, Kasper Ruud came to his senses and got into good shape. Last week, the Norwegian won the tournament in Estoril, beating Kecmanovic in the final. In Monte Carlo, Kasper missed the first round, and in the second he was stronger than the Dutchman Van de Zandschulp, beating him in two matches. The match turned out to be difficult for Ruud 7:5, 7:6, and in the second set the Norwegian was still losing. Ruud’s stats in this game: 2/3 Aces/Double Faults, 68%/49% Service Points, 40%/62% Turn Points, 15/13 Aces/Doubles.

Tennis player Rating Total number of matches in 2023 wins failures
Struff 100 35 26 9
Ruud 4 16 10 6