Heroic comeback of Pella

The bahiense came from two sets down before Milos Raonic (17th of the ranking) and defeated him 3-6 4-6 6-3 7-6 (3) and 8-6. He is the fourth Argentine tennis player among the 8 best in London.


Guido Pella won a great match on court 3 of the All England: he came from two sets down to to win the Canadian and number 17 of the ranking Milos Raonic by 3-6 4-6 6-3 7-6 (3) and 8-6.

Then of a brutal dominance by Raonic the first two sets, Pella with courage and good game took the following two partials, even had Milos taking out for match in 5-4 of the fourth set, but Guido again imposed his courage and took him to the tiebreak, where he would take 7-3 and force the fifth.

Ya in the decisive, the Argentine tennis player was determined and determined to take the game with several drives and shots played, no was to wait for unforced errors of the Canadian, which were already evident at this point of the game. After three match points, the fourth was the defeated : in the 14th game of the fifth set, Milos's backhand volley crashed into the net and Guido's jubilation was unleashed. First time among the first eight in the sacred turf of London.

Pella is the fourth Argentine tennis player to reach the quarterfinals in Wimbledon, joins a select group where they are Guillermo Vilas (1975 and 1976), David Nalbandian (2002 and 2005 ) and Juan Martin Del Potro (2013 and 2018) .

On Wednesday, the rival will be the Spanish Roberto Bautista Agut, who defeated the French Benoit Paire 6-3 7-5 6-2, in search of more history.



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