the unbelievable fairy tale of the unknown Tim van Rijthoven

RECIT – Sacré at home in s-Hertogenbosch against Daniil Medvedev, at 205th World Cup had, before his exploits, never won the least match on the main circuit.

Tim van Rijthoven has a chance to have Wimbledon (June 27-July 10), but he will not go unnoticed in London. And if he doesn’t benefit from an invitation from organizers, it’s with a whole new status that the military will qualify for Roehampton. It’s been another week, then 205e world, he was still just a zero-sum total of the lower divisions. But that was before his dream week at home in Hertogenbosch, where with his wild card (invitation), he offered himself the scalps of Taylor Fritz (14e mondial) o 2e tour (6-7, 7-5, 6-4), Hugo Gaston in the quarterfinals (7-6, 6-4), Félix Auger-Aliassime (9e) in demie (6-3, 1-6, 7-6), then Daniil Medvedev in final (2e world, and number 1 since Monday), (6-4, 6-1). «It’s a week of dreams. Thanks to my team for keeping their feet on the ground all week, that’s also my way of being. We are content to hit a tennis ball, it is nothing extraordinary if we take a little recoursel. »


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