The Italian Jannik Sinner He won the first title of his career this Saturday by beating the Canadian in the final of the Sofia tournament Vasek Pospisil by 6-4, 3-6 and 7-6 (2), in two and a quarter hours.
The 19-year-old from the Alps will finish the season in 37th position in the ATP ranking, his best ever ranking that makes him one of the sensations of the course.
The player from San Cándido, a great hope for Italian tennis, is one of the most outstanding men on the circuit, especially after confinement.
After being close to an ATP final on several occasions, such as in Cologne, surpassed by Alexander Zverev, or play the quarterfinals of Roland Garros, eliminated by Rafael NadalSinner was finally in the direct fight for a title and won it.
A DREAM SEASON
Sinner I had never played before Pospisil, 30 years old. The American was also bidding in Sofia to win his first trophy, although his experience in finals is greater. Montpellier disputed this course, surpassed by the French Gael monfils, and in 2014 he played that of Washington, beaten by his countryman Milos raonic.
Pospisil was remade in the second set after Sinner won the first and the duel was resolved in the final round, which lasted until the ‘tie break’, in which Sinner He was more decisive, did not accuse inexperience at key moments and won the match.