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Grigor Dimitrov turned practice time into show time in Rome.

Watch the 12th-ranked Thiem surprise practice partner Milos Raonic with this spinning, no-look, behind the back shot at about the 20-second mark of the video above.

More: Dimitrov to Face Del Potro in Rome

The 2014 Rome semifinalist will take on Juan Martin del Potro in his Rome opener.

If you think you've seen a similar shot before, you have.

Former world No. 1 Marcelo Rios pulled of the spinning, no-look shot against Alberto Martin in the third round of the 2002 Australian Open.

Photo credit: Mutua Madrid Open