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15 September 2011

Italian captain has fond memories of Santiago

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  • Rodrigo Valdebenito

SANTIAGO, CHILE: Italian captain Corrado Barazzutti was part of the team that defeated Chile 4-1 to win the Davis Cup in 1976 and he speak here about how he hopes to have similar success in the Eastadio Nacional as a captain.

His opposite number, Hans Gildemeister, is confident players such as Fernando Gonzalez and Nicolas Massu can defy their world rankings to cause their opposition trouble. 

Captain Corrado Barazzutti (ITA) - 15/09/2011

Captain Hans Gildemeister (CHI) - 15/09/2011

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    Rodrigo Valdebenito

    Rodrigo Valdebenito has been working in tennis for almost 10 years, alternating his journalistic work with the administration of the South American Junior tennis circuit. He has covered Davis Cup events in Chile, Peru and Argentina. He has also been an international correspondent for British media in the fields of rugby and Formula One car racing.



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