[Reuters] Federer drops set in season-opener on clay

Rusty Backhand
04-17-2006, 03:16 PM
MONTE CARLO, April 17 (Reuters) - World number one Roger Federer looked sluggish when he started his claycourt season with a 6-3 2-6 6-3 win over qualifier Novak Djokovic in the opening round of the Monte Carlo Open on Monday.