A number of shining young stars have broken into the upper echelon of the ATP tour over the past year, and Matteo Berrettini is one of the brightest. He reached the first Grand Slam semifinal of his career at the US Open last summer, and made his Top 10 debut at the end of October.
At the Ultimate Tennis Showdown in Nice, France, the world No. 8 showed he hasn’t lost his touch during the ATP's break in play. Nicknamed “The Hammer”, Berrettini was a smashing success at the innovative five-weekend event, ultimately beating sixth-ranked Stefanos Tsitsipas in the championship match.
But how much do you know about one of the newest names at the top of the game?