The improbable exploit of Tim van Rijthoven, 205th world champion and loss of Daniil Medvedev in the final of ‘s-Hertogenbosch

Not real exploitation. For 25 years, Tim van Rijthoven offered the scalp of Daniil Medvedev (6-4, 6-1) in the finale du tournoi de ‘s-Hertogenbosch. The conclusion of semaine parfaite pour le Néerlandais, the egalement tombeur of Taylor Fritz, Hugo Gaston and Félix Auger-Aliassime. Invite to this ATP 250, at 205th world player signed an incredible performance, on which no one could have been put.

Even Medvedev, the world number one as of Monday, preferred to be ironic. It’s your first final in an ATP tournament and you immediately knocked out world number 2 in two sets in the final, that should be a good feeling! “launched the Russian after his defeat at 1:01 p.m.

Tim van Rijthoven, this is the story of a game of destiny rather seen in his youth. I miss you as a junior, you have talent “, he also launched Medvedev. Not ill on grass, Batave had their best result in 2014, with a quarter to Wimbledon junior.

But behind it, van Rijthoven has not confirmed his promises. Avant ‘s-Hertogenbosch, he had only one tournament on the main circuit. And again, his presence at Winston-Salem in 2016 was due to a scuffle after an elimination from qualifiers.

Often injured, rather than subscribing to Challenger tournaments, the Rosendael native signed a resilient return. The simplest offer offers members for a maximum of 15 and over, justement, un bond or classement ATP. Visang Rijthoven pointera, lundi, aux portes du top 100. At pourrait en embêter plus d’un à Wimbledon. A condition, if he is not invited, to qualify, a performance never made by the Dutch.

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