One of lime and one of sand: This Friday, in their respective matches corresponding to the third round of the US Open, the Argentine tennis players registered disparate results, because the Buenos Aires Diego Schwartzman (14th) It was forceful and He beat Slovak Alex Molcan (138th) without inconvenience, while the Rosario Facundo Bagnis (80º) lowered its initial level and succumbed to the Dutch Botic Van de Zandschulp (117th).
Thanks to his 6-4, 6-3 and 6-3 victory against the blond Presov in two hours and five minutes, the last champion of the Buenos Aires Open reached his fourteenth celebration in the North American Grand Slam, surpassed your current coach, Juan Ignacio Chela, as the fourth most celebrated Albiceleste in the tournament and reached the round of 16 of the New York Major for the third time (2017 and 2019).
In addition, he registered his 194th success on the top circuit, outscored former missionary player José Acasuso by one and positioned himself as the 14th national representative with the most victories in history.
For its part, the 183-centimeter southpaw, who was competing for the first time in his career in the third round of a major competition, started out in great shape. However, it gradually faded, missed several break opportunities and finally lost the arm wrestling to the European, from the qualifying stage and who made 11 aces, by 3-6, 6-0, 6-2 and 6-2.