Fabio Fognini won Rolex Montecarlo Masters
- Fabio Fognini became the first Italian to win an ATP Masters 1000 title at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters.
- He defeated Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 38 minutes.
- Fognini is the eighth player to win his first
- Masters 1000 title over the past 17 events at the elite level.
- In the 92 ATP Masters 1000 events prior to 2017 Rome, only eight players won their first Masters 1000 crown.