Fabio Fognini became the first Italian to claim ATP Masters 1000 title
Fabio Fognini has become the first Italian to win an ATP Masters 1000 title. He has achieved this feat at the Monte Carlo Masters by defeating Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 38 minutes. Fognini will rise to a career-high ranking of 12. Fognini earns 1000 ATP Rankings points and receives 958,055 in prize money. Lajovic gains 600 points and 484,950 for his run to the championship match.