Historic Quito Challenger for Facundo Mena. The Argentine, 28, He beat Chilean Gonzalo Lama 6-4, 6-4 and lifted his second title in this category in his career.
After having consecrated himself in the Challenger of Como (Italy) during 2019, the Buenos Aires native had not been able to shout champion in any contest, until today. In the Ecuadorian capital and after signing a fantastic week beating Alejandro Gómez, Cristian Rodríguez, Genaro Olivieri and Alexis Gautier, Mena ended up lifting the trophy.
Thanks to this victory, the Argentine will climb more than 50 positions in the ATP ranking and as of tomorrow he will position himself as number 263 in the world. remaining very close to its historical position: 210. His next challenge will be at the Ambato Challenger which will start next week.