Diego Schwartzman defeated Philipp Kohlschreiber (132nd) in the third round of the French Open and scored his name in the round of 16 of the tournament. The result was left in the hands of the Argentine 6-4, 6-2 and 6-1.
The Peque was the main protagonist of the game from the beginning and was raising his level throughout it. In the initial round, the number 10 in the ranking knew how to play firm tennis, was able to keep his opponent’s service and started the match in the expected way.
At the beginning of the second quarter, uncertainty was present in Suzanne-Lenglen, since in the first three games, neither player could take the game with their serve. However, Schwartzman hit the gas and put his hierarchy on the table to put things 2-0.
In the final set, the 2020 semifinalist in Paris He did not slow down and played magnificent tennis to win the match and get into the knockout stages of the tournament. There he will play against the winner of the match that the youngster will play Carlos Alcaraz (97 °) Y Jan-Lennard Struff (42 °).
Thanks to this triumph, Peque passed the line of Guillermo Cañas and got into the Top 5 of Argentine players with the most victories in Grand Slam tournaments, with 42. He is behind Guillermo Vilas, Juan Martín Del Potro, David Nalbandian and his coach Juan Ignacio Chela.