MercedesCup: Berrettini is the first Italian at the wheel of EQC
Tennis pro Matteo Berrettini has won the 41st MercedesCup in Stuttgart, won last year by Roger Federer.
The 23-year-old Italian beat off the challenge of Felix Auger-Aliassime over two sets with 6:4, 7:6.
Berrettini not only won the winner's prize money of 117,050 euros, but also received a Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886.
The winner of the MercedesCup 2019 received the limited special model EQC Edition 1886 as a bonus. However, the EQC served not just as the vehicle for the winner: Fans of the sport and the brand took advantage of the opportunity there to test-drive the pioneer of electric mobility.