Serbian tennis player Viktor Troicki beat Jean-Rene Lisnard of Monaco with 2:0 (6-3. 6-1) in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters. Troicki will have an extremely difficult task in the second round as he will play against Andy Murray of Britain. Novak Djokovic and Janko Tipsarevic are free in the first round. Djokovic will play against either a qualifier or Italy's Andreas Seppi, while Tipsarevic’s opponent will be the winner of the match between Canada’s Milos Raonic and Albert Montanes of Spain.