Huge step of Daniel Galán at the ATP 250 in Munich. The Colombian managed to surpass the American Sebastian Korda (65 °) on debut and went to the second round in Germany.
It was 6-1 and 7-6 (7) in one hour and 30 minutes for the Bucaramanga-born (today 115th ATP ranking) who advanced in the Teutonic tournament that takes place on clay courts, distributes 481,270 euros in prizes and has the German Alexander Zverev (6th) as the top favorite.
In the round of 16 of the tournament, Daniel Galán will be facing Nikoloz Basilashvili who beat Brazilian Thiago Monteiro with partial 6-2 and 6-3.
Daniel Galán is coming off qualifying after defeating German Mischa Zverev with partial 6-3 and 6-3, while in the game prior to his qualification to the main draw he defeated Slovak Norbert Gombos 6-3 and 6-4.