FED CUP – Named captain in full tricolor, in June 2018, Julien Benneteau rebuilt in record time on the ruins of the "LOL gate" to lead the Blue to the triumph of Perth, Sunday. A triumph completed by the pair Caroline Garcia – Kristina Mladenovic, in a "magnificent symbol" in the eyes of their captain.
"What Caro does (…) is incredible strength"
Benneteau praised Garcia's ability to bounce back from the spanking World No. 1, to glean the last Fed Cup played in this format: "What Caro does (Garcia) double after what she experienced yesterday (Saturday), it's incredible strength ". Before adding, to the microphone of BeIN Sports: "Frankly, what they made me live … I had chills, tears rising, I tried not to show anything, to be able to share that with the members of my staff, because I work a lot with them . "
The tricolor coach spoke of "stronger limiting emotions"that those felt at the Davis Cup won in 2017, racket in hand.But beyond the luxury he has to be able to prioritize, he participated in the writing of two major pages in the history of French tennis .