Adriano Panatta believes Jannik Sinner is a threat to Novak Djokovic’s number one ranking. In a recent Davis Cup clash, Sinner saved three match points to defeat Djokovic.
The former French Open champion described Sinner’s victory as “a feat within a feat” and stated that it would give his compatriot an advantage in their next encounter.
Sinner’s remarkable win in the Davis Cup semi-final match against Serbia marked a turning point in the competition.
Following his triumph over Djokovic, Sinner went on to lead Italy to their second Davis Cup title after defeating Australia.
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According to Panatta, Sinner’s impressive performance makes him a formidable rival for Djokovic.
The Italian tennis legend expressed his admiration for Sinner’s skill and predicted a bright future for the young athlete.
Speaking to Corriere dello Sport, Panatta hailed Sinner and suggested that Djokovic “fears him.”
Panatta, who was instrumental in Italy securing their first Davis Cup trophy, believes that Sinner’s talent is a sign of great things to come in tennis.
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