Professional Italian tennis player who was once the Italian No. 1; he was also the World No. 24 in singles rankings.
He began playing tennis at four years old.
He reached the quarterfinals at the 2011 French Open.
He was born to Silvana and Fulvio in 1987 and grew up with a sister, Fulvia.
His most prolific win was against Gael Monfils at the 2010 French Open.