Diego Schwartzman (14th) and Federico Delbonis (47th) will have their debuts on the same day in the Cincinnati Masters 1000. The Peque will play against Daniel Evans (26th) while the Azulean will do the same against Jannik Sinner (15th).
The best Argentine racket will be measured for the first time in his career against the British. So far in 2021, the Birmingham-born has a 16-13 record and won a hard-court title: Melbourne 2. For his part, the Argentine is 20-13 in the year and 7-5 on the hard. His best result on this surface was the third round.
On the other hand, the Azuleño comes in a great 2021 with great performances on brick dust, which earned him a return to the Top 50. As for cement, he only played Melbourne 1 and the Miami Masters 1000 and in both fell in the first round. His rival, Sinner, comes from being champion in Washington, he was champion in Melbourne 1 and finalist in Miami. It will be the first confrontation between the two.
Both the match of Peque and Delbonis They will go through the ESPN2 screen. The first will do so from 14:45 ARG, 13:45 CHI and 12:45 COL / PER / MEX while the second will start at 12:00 ARG, 11:00 CHI and 10:00 COL / PER / MEX.