Diego Schwartzman showed an excellent level in his first two appearances at the Masters 1000 in Miami. First against Yasutaka Uchiyama and then against the French Adrien Mannarino. Now he’s going for more.
The N ° 9 of the world and fifth seed, will go in search of quarterfinals in the Masters 1000 of Miami, against Sebastian Korda. He will play in fourth shift (around 7:00 p.m.) and can be followed by ESPN 2.
The 28-year-old Argentine, due to the various casualties in Miami, is the fifth seed in the traditional competition on hard courts, often considered the fifth largest, the most important after the four Grand Slam. This time, he reached the round of 16 of this tournament for the first time, to establish himself among the top 10 in the world.
His rival, a 20-year-old American, will play the round of 16 of a tournament of this caliber for the first time. The son of the legendary Czech Petr Korda, who became number two in the world and beat Marcelo Ríos in the final of the Australian Open in 1998, is currently ranked 87th in the ranking. However, thanks to his win over Aslan Karatsev, he will climb to at least 76th place.