It marked the first time in an Open Era-record 54 meetings, and in their 142nd set against each other, that Nadal won a set against Djokovic without conceding a game - otherwise known as a bagel.
It was the Spaniard's 34rd Masters title - a record - and his ninth Rome trophy, but more importantly, his first clay-court title this term.
The 2016 U.S. Open runner-up, Pliskova also reached the Australian Open semifinals and the Miami Open final after opening this season with a title in Brisbane, Australia.
The 32-year-old left Djokovic in a daze as he stormed through the opening set in 39 blistering minutes.
Nadal had to withdraw from Indian Wells, a couple of months back owing to a knee injury. "It's always a special match against Novak, he's having a great season, winning in Australia, Madrid and in the final here".
"I didn't arrive very well prepared to Monte Carlo".
"There have been some low moments for me. The first round in Barcelona, that was a disaster", he rued.
Top 14: Lyon s'offre un barrage à la maison
Les Lyonnais se sont offerts le barrage, pour la deuxième fois d'affilée, et à la maison! Lyon, c'est fait; Castres y va tout droit et le Racing semble avoir fait le plus dur.
However, she added that she's not anxious about not seeing her 19-year-old daughter, stating, "But it's OK". Witherspoon did not share details about the plot or who else will be joining her in Legally Blonde 3 .
The court is hearing the opening statements from Jacob Zuma's legal team which is led by Advocate Muzi Sikhakhane . Sikhakhane, representing Zuma, blamed the delay in prosecution on the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA ).
In May of this year, The Giving Pledge announced Smith had joined its ranks as the only African-American philanthropist. According to Forbes , Smith is the wealthiest African American in the country with a net worth of $4.4 billion.
La star de Pirates des Caraïbes a déposé plainte pour diffamation contre son ex-femme, qui l'accuse de violence domestique. De son côté, l'avocat d'Amber Heard a défendu sa cliente en affirmant que Johnny l'avait battue à plusieurs reprises.
Curry led all scorers with 37 points on 11-of-25 shooting (7-of-16 from deep) and racked up 13 rebounds and 11 assists. It was a stunning performance from this team that has struggled at times throughout the regular season.
En effet, sorti vendredi dernier aux Etats-Unis, le film a récolté 56.8 millions de dollars pour son premier week-end en salles. Pourtant, le film Marvel est près de battre le record des recettes mondiales, détenu pour le moment par le film " Avatar ".
A correspondent for the AFP news agency saw five homes on the edges of the town that were destroyed or damaged after the strikes. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is trying to regain control over the last province in the rebel-held Idlib province.
Like-for-like sales in its food halls fell by 2.3%, although M&S said this was affected by the timing of Easter. It plans a further 85 closures of full-line stores and 25 closures of Simply Food stores this year.
The statement by McAleenan follows an outcry from Florida officials late last week in response to the administration's plans. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have begun flying migrant families from the Rio Grande Valley to San Diego, California.
Brooks Koepka confirme — USPGA
Il partage la 52e place, à neuf coups de Koepka, avec un autre prétendant à la victoire finale, le Nord-Irlandais Rory McIlroy. Seul le Néo-Zélandais Danny Lee (64, -6) a réussi à le concurrencer.
NBA : Leonard redonne espoir à Toronto face à Milwaukee
Il a certes capté 23 rebonds, mais il a perdu huit ballons et n'est pas parvenu à faire la différence dans un match très indécis. L'entraîneur des Bucks Mike Budenholzer reste optimiste: "On a eu nos chances dans ce match et on n'a pas su les saisir".
Christian Pulisic officially arrives at Chelsea
With Eden Hazard looking set for Real Madrid, there will be a big onus on Pulisic to hit the ground running at Stamford Bridge. Now, I just felt that it was the right step [to join Chelsea].