Italian Tennis player, Matteo Berrettini also known as “The Hammer” has made his reach to the quarter-finals after knocking down Spain’s Pablo Carreño Busta in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Sunday. He beats Pablo Carreño Busta by 7-5, 7-6 (4), 6-4 at the Rod Laver Arena.
Matteo Berrettini is having an amazing run at the tournament, starting from the first round itself when he defeated America’s Brandon Nakashima on January 17 at the Margret Court Arena. Following his second-round victory against America’s Stefan Kozlov on January 19 at John Cain Arena.
His third-round triumph against Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz Garcia was a tussle but he still managed to beat the youngster and made his reach to the fourth round.
Pablo Carreño Busta currently ranking no. 21 gave a good clash but could not withstand against Matteo Berrettini as he won 87% of the points on his first serve and finished the game in 2 hours and 22 minutes.
Berrettini currently ranking no.7 has won his first ATP 500 level event at the 2021 Queen’s Club Championships.
Seventh-seeded is now all set to clash against France’s Gaël Monfils currently ranking no. 20 in the quarterfinals on January 25, Tuesday. Gaël Monfils won his match against Serbia’s Miomir Kecmanović in the fourth round by 7-5, 7-6(7), 6-3 at John Cain Arena on Sunday.