July 8, 2021
“Concentrate on the serve and you will have a 60% chance of winning”, Pietrangeli’s words to Matteo Berrettini.
If 61 years later, Italian tennis presents a semi-finalist at the Wimbledon tournament, the credit goes to Matteo Berrettini. The winner of the Queen’s tournament will face the Polish Hubert Hurkacz tomorrow in the semifinals, the executioner of His Majesty Roger Federer in the quarter-finals.
Just the last blue able to reach this point of the Championships, the legendary Nicola Pietrangeli, wanted to speak directly to Berrettini by releasing the following statements taken from La Gazzetta dello Sport.
“Matteo, I can’t more than tell you good. The stupid people think that it makes me angry to see that you have achieved this result, but I am already satisfied that it was 60 years since no one had done so, so I’m happy too. is strong: you concentrate on the serve. If you concentrate on the serve you will have a 60% chance of winning. Then against Djokovic we will see … “.