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10 of the world's most stunning sports venues

By: John Donovan on Feb. 16, 2015, 2:20 p.m.
Court Centrale of the Monte-Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune Cap Martin, France

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Court Centrale, Monte-Carlo Country Club

Nestled against the hills of Provence, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, the clay courts of the Monte-Carlo Country Club are home to the Monte-Carlo Masters, one of the top stops for the Association of Tennis Professionals Tour. Court Centrale doesn't carry the weight of Wimbledon, Roland Garros, Melbourne or Flushing Meadows, but no Grand Slam court is half as gorgeous. (And despite the name, this famous club is not in Monte Carlo but in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin in France.