Julio César Porras is a coach 22 years old, Argentine, based in Burgos, Spain, who, thanks to an invitation, made his professional debut at the Challenger in Segovia (cement) and fell to the experienced Feliciano López in the round of 16.
Previously the Mar del Plata, I didn’t even have ITF circuit experience, had defeated in the first round the Japanese Hiroki Moriya (277 °) by 7-6 and 6-2. It is worth mentioning that the Wild card awarded by the organization was obtained in a senior tournament in Castilla y León, in which champion was enshrined.
This Thursday, Porras could not. López, who has won more than 500 matches at the ATP level, beat him 6-7 (3), 6-2 and 6-4 in more than two hours of play. Anyway, the young man was able to show his weapons; Powerful serve, good mobility, claw and one-handed backhand, which sometimes when defending or executing counterattack shots was executed in two.
What a debut for Julio Cesar Porras 👏
– ATP Challenger Tour (@ATPChallenger) July 29, 2021