Two Argentines continue on their way to Wimbledon and are, although in different pairs, in the semifinals of the doubles tournament. These are the cases of Horacio Zeballos and Máximo González who, curiously, will dispute among themselves who will represent the country in the grand final.
The Mar del Plata, along with the Spanish Marcel Granollers, They defeated the Norwegian Casper Ruud and the Swede Andre Goransson by 6-3, 6-4 and 6-4.
Granollers and Zeballos, fourth favorite pair for the title, will seek a place in the final, which would be the duo’s second in the Grand Slam, after the one they lost at the US Open to Colombians Cabal and Farah.
His rivals in the second to last instance of the London tournament will be the Italian Simone Bolelli and Machi González, who defeated Raveen Klaasen and Ben McLachlan in three sets: 7-6 (0), 6-4 and 6-3.
It should be remembered that the only Argentine who played a final in the modality was Javier Frana exactly 30 years ago. At that 1991 Wimbledon, Frana paired with Leo Lavalle (Mexico) and they lost in the final to John Fitzgerald and Anders Järryd in four sets.