Thiago Tirante (386th in the world ranking) was confirmed by the Argentina Open as the second invited to main draw of the tournament, which will take place between February 27 and March 7. The first is Facundo Bagnis who beat Nicolás Kicker 7-6 (7) and 6-3 in the final of the Argentina Open Pre-Tournament.
The young man from La Plata, 19 years old, will debut on the ATP circuit since he had been playing ITF and Challengers tournaments, in which he reached several finals. Also the Argentine is former world number one Junior.
Tight will not only participate in the singles tournament, but will also participate in doubles with Facundo Díaz Acosta, 20 years old and ranked 846th.
The tournament that will have the presence of Diego Schwartzman, No. 9 in the world and best Argentine player on the ATP Tour, will also feature Guido Pella, the Chilean Cristian Garin, the French Benoit Paire, the Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic and the North American Frances Tiafoe.