If you need some inspiration to continue chasing your dream, you’re at the right place! MARCUS WILLIS, a name that not many people knew up until now, is making headlines this summer. From almost retiring from the ATP circuit to facing the greatest grass court player on Centre Court at Wimbledon – it’s nothing short of a fairytale.
Having failed to make the main draw in his life he had almost lost hope but in his final-round qualifying match on Friday, he defeated Daniil Medvedev of Russia in four sets to complete an emotional journey into the main draw.
And after winning his first round match against Lithuanian Ricardas Berankis – ranked 54 – in straight sets, he has set up a clash that every kid who picked up a racket in the past decade or so has dreamt of – facing Roger Federer.
Here are some facts you need to know about the man with a will.