Going for more. The Chilean Cristian Garin (23 °) He showed again that he is for great things in the world of tennis and defeated to the North American Marcos Giron (84 °) by 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 and 6-2 to advance in the clay of Roland Garros. In this way, the one born in Santiago de Chile arrived at the Round of 16, unprecedented instance in a category tournament Major and will face the Russian Daniil Medvedev (2nd) with the illusion of continuing to enlarge its golden pages, improve its ranking (in case of winning it could climb to position 16) and dream of a new title. Here, we review his great achievements:
We go back to April 2019. In the Houston ATP 250disputed over brick dust, Gago raised his first degree as a professional. On that occasion, he defeated the Norwegian Casper Ruud 7-6 (4), 4-6 and 6-3 to shout champion on American soil.
three weeks later, it was the turn to lift a new trophy. On Munich, the South American met Italian Matteo Berrettini in the final match where he beat him 6-1, 3-6 and 7-6 (1).
Already in the 2020, the No. 23 in the world was crowned on Argentine soil after triumphing over Argentine Diego Schwartzman (first seed) 2-6, 6-4 and 6-0 to stay with the 250 from Cordoba.
A week later, he returned to repeat results and lifted the Rio Open, first in the 500 category, after beating Italian Gianluca Mager by 7-6 (3) and 7-5. With this result, the Chilean climbed to 18th place in the world ranking, his best ranking so far.
The last of his coronations took place in this 2021: Garin was a prophet in his land and stayed with him ATP 250 from Santiago after dispatching Argentine Facundo Bagnis 6-4, 6-7 (3) and 7-5 in the final.