The action began at the Monte-Carlo Masters 1000 and some Argentines will take to the track in the coming days. One of them is Guido Pella, who will make his presentation this Monday against the French Lucas Pouille.
The Bahiense, who had recovered from coronavirus, has just lost to Egor Gerasimov 6-4 and 6-0 in the first phase of the ATP 250 Sardinia. The last performance of the Argentine in the French competition took place in 2019 and reached the quarterfinals, where he was eliminated at the hands of Rafael Nadal. In case of advancing round, it will be measured with Pablo Andújar or Alexei Popyrin.
The duel can be followed by the screen of ESPN2, in the fourth turn, at the end of the meeting between Hubert Hurkacz and Thomas Fabbiano.
It should be remembered that Federico Delbonis managed to make a place in the main draw after winning his matches in qualifying. The one born in Blue will play on Tuesday and will also be against a Frenchman. He must beat Adrian Mannarino to advance to the second round, where nothing more and nothing less than Rafael Nadal expects.
The third Argentine to participate in Monte-Carlo is Diego Schwartzman, N ° 9 of the world and that by being pre-classified he is already installed in the second instance. Who are you waiting for? For the winner between the Norwegian Casper Ruud and the young Danish promise Holger Rune.
In case of advancing to the round of 16, the porteño could be measured with the Spanish Pablo Carreño Busta or the Russian Karen Khachanov and already in the quarterfinals would appear the Russian Daniil Medvedev, second favorite, who won his 10 titles on hard surface and still lacks perform at a high level on clay.