Bernabe Zapata Miralles brought the crowds the first camera kiss of Wimbledon 2022 after he had won a hard-worked set point against Salvatore Caruso in the qualifiers of The Championships. Zapata screamed “Vamos” while his spectacular Nadal-worthy passing shot went in.
Seconds after, ATP world number 90 was passionately kissing the camera closest to him. The fans attending the match were applauding both his gesture and his achievement. After all, the point brought Zapata Miralles the third set of the match that ended 3-1 in his favor.
Here is a video showing the first camera kiss of Wimbledon 2022: As a result of his victory against Salvatore Caruso, Zapata earned a place in the main draw of Wimbledon 2022, where he will meet American Jack Sock, who also came from qualifiers. Sock beat French H. Grenier in the final qualifying match.