Two wins and one defeat was the Argentine balance this Thursday at the Kitzbuhel ATP, which will have that pair of Albicelestes in the quarterfinals.
On the one hand, Diego Schwartzman fought to win over local Sebastian Ofner 6-2, 2-6 and 7-5. The one located in the 13th position of the ATP world ranking, consummated his victory over Ofner (159 °) in this tournament that distributes prizes for 606,350 euros and has Italian Fabio Fognini (12th) as the top favorite for the title.
The 28-year-old “Peque”, second seed for the title in Kitzbuhel, will play his next match against Serbian Laslo Djere (81st), who beat Italian Jannick Sinner (74th) 6-4, 6-4.
Previously, Delbonis (79th) starred in a great performance and settled in the quarterfinals after beating Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili (30th) 7-5 and 6-3 after just one hour and 25 minutes. It should be remembered that the 29-year-old Azuleño entered the main draw after having crossed the classification.
Delbonis’ next opponent will be Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic (47th), who defeated Australian Jordan Thompson (63rd) 6-2, 6-2.
On the other hand, Guido Pella (36th) sold his defeat against Feliciano López dearly, but it was 7-5, 6-7 (4) and 7-6 (3) for the Spaniard (57th).