After a dreamy 2022, the 26-year-old tennis player from Santander, Daniel Elahi Galan Riveroshe did not have the desired start in 2023 and, injured, he said goodbye playing a single set of the Adelaide I 2023 Tournament against the American Mackenzie McDonald on Sunday, January 1.
An abdominal pain led Galán Riveros to to give up of the other parties that his preseason in Adelaide (Australia) contemplated and now hopes to reach the qualifying rounds of the Australian Open 2023primer Grand Slam of the ATP tennis season.
To arrive in full physical shape, the Colombian (number 68 in the ATP ranking) must recover from the “abdominal injury while the road shows him his sporting continuity by the end of January and beginning of February 2023.
If he fully recovers, the Colombian will play the Australian Open in the Melbourne Park and then focus on Cordoba 2023 Tournament in it Mario Alberto Kempes Stadiumsince it is already officially registered by the organization of the tennis competition.
On Monday, February 6, the Argentine tournament of the ATP 250 World Tour modality will begin. The title defended by the Spanish Albert Ramos It is one of the objectives of Daniel Galán, who a year ago was eliminated against the Argentine Diego Schwartzman in the quarterfinal instance with partials of 3-6, 6-0, and 7-5 in two hours and 18 minutes of the game.
Galán faced Schwartzman, the favorite of the Cordovan public, despite having the public against him. The Colombian took the lead on the scoreboard after a wonderful 6-3. However, he could not defend the advantage and lost the next two sets to say goodbye to the Argentine tournament to applause.
Before his elimination in the quarterfinals, Galán defeated the Bolivian Hugo Dellien and to Spanish James Munar to move into the quarterfinals. The Colombian had not qualified until this instance in an ATP tournament since March 2021, when he reached the semifinals in Santiago (beaten by Cristian Garin).
At the moment, this is how the list of participants of the Tennis competition in Argentina is made up for the end of January and the beginning of February 2023.
Diego Schwartzman (#25 – Argentina).
Francisco Cerundolo (#30 – Argentina).
Albert Ramos-Vinolas (#38 – Spain) – CHAMPION.
Sebastian Baez (#41 – Argentina).
Corentin Moutet (#51 – France).
Fabio Fognini (#57 – Italy).
Pedro Martinez (#58 – Spain).
Pedro Cachín (#59 – Argentina).
Jaume Munar (#62 – Spain).
Daniel Galan (#68 – Colombia).
Thiago Monteiro (#69 – Brazil).
Laslo Djere (#70 – Serbia).
Bernabé Zapata Miralles (#71 – Spain).
Roberto Carballes Baena (#75 – Spain).
Federico Coria (#76 – Argentina).
Tomas Etcheverry (#80 – Argentina).
Dusan Lajovic (#81 – Serbia).
Joao Sousa (#82 – Portugal).
Cristian Garin (#87 – Chile).
Facundo Bagnis (#90 – Argentina).
Marco Cecchinato (#93 – Italy).
In 2022 Daniel Galán traveled from Australia to Chile to play the Concepcion ATP Challengerfrom which he emerged the winner, to later move to Córdoba, where he took great advantage of a step in the ‘lucky loser’ modality to stay alive after losing against the Chilean Nicholas Jarryby partials of 4-6, 7-6 and 5-7.
Galán began his battle from the phase of qualy in the australian championship. beat in the Q1 al local Nicolás Kicker, by 6-1 and 6-3; however, in the Q2 he was bested by Jarry. When Galán’s ‘adventure’ in Argentina seemed over, the withdrawal of Galán was reported. John Manuel Certainly and the coffee grower obtained a place in the round of 16 in Córdoba.