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Tennis: Berrettini signs off with victory over Thiem

Tennis: Berrettini signs off with victory over Thiem

14.11.2019

Tennis: Berrettini signs off with victory over Thiem

LONDON (REUTERS) - Matteo Berrettini became the first Italian to win a match in ATP Finals history as he signed off with a 7-6(3) 6-3 defeat of off-colour Dominic Thiem at the O2 Arena on Thursday (Nov 14).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

But the powerful 23-year-old Berrettini, making his debut at the tournament, produced some eye-catching tennis to make sure he heads home with a morale-boosting win.

The only other Italians to qualify for the elite season-ender were Corrado Barazzutti in 1978 and Adriano Panatta in 1975 and neither managed to win a match.

The Italian dominated the tiebreak and grew in confidence in the second set as Thiem, suffering with a cold, failed to repeat the dazzling form he displayed when beating Djokovic in a three-set thriller on Tuesday.

Read more: The Straits Times

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