Schwartzman and a heated victory against Khachanov

Schwartzman and a heated victory against Khachanov

Diego Schwartzman (16th) successfully started his walk on European brick dust. In a highly demanding match, against Karen Khachanov, a former Top 10 like him, the Argentine managed to recover from an initial set against and got a ticket to the second round of the Monte-Carlo Masters 1000.

A disputed match was expected and so it was. The Buenos Aires tennis player, who had a special match with the umpire, with whom he argued on several occasions for different failures, showed security from the back of the field and won the match 6-7 (5), 6-3 and 6-3.

In this way, Peque was installed in the second round and rival del húngaro Marton Fucsovics (57º), who defeated the tennis of South African Lloyd Harris 6-4, 6-7 (5) and 6-1. It will be the third confrontation between them and will serve to break the tie.

On the other hand, the blue Federico Delbonis (34th) got a valuable victory: He was able to defeat the Spanish Jaume Munar, by beating him 6-4, 3-6 and 6-4, he advanced to the next round and climbed to his highest historical position, since he will be No. 32 on the planet.

The left-hander will continue his journey in the Principality against the German Alexander Zverev (3rd), being the second seed in this traditional tournament on slow courts.

Sebastian Baez (66th)in the meantime, he played a great match against Pablo Carreño Busta (19th) but it was not enough. The Spaniard, of great hierarchy and accustomed to great battles, won 6-4, 4-6 and 6-2.


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