The action continues in the Challenger of Ambato and with more South American festivities. After the rains on Tuesday, the tournament caught up. And the only joys in the region this Wednesday, at the moment, were given by Argentine tennis.
Even for the first round, the Argentine Thiago Tirante (255 °) managed to complete the postponed match in equal sets, for the final 7-6 (4), 4-6 and 7-6 (5) against Colombian Cristian Rodríguez (406th).
Also in his debut, Facundo Mena (269 °), champion last Sunday in Quito, managed to beat local Diego Hidalgo (497 °) by 6-4 and 6-3.
Already for the second round, Juan Pablo Ficovich (236 °) he defeated Colombian Alejandro Gómez (563 °) 6-2 and 7-6 (11) and was among the eight who will play in the quarterfinals.
At the close of the day, Matias Zukas (522 °) collides with the Bosnian Nerman Fatic, while the Peruvian Olympian Juan Pablo Varillas (121 ° and top favorite) meets the albiceleste Genaro Olivieri (334 °).
The Ambato Challenger, on a brick dust surface, distributes prizes for $ 52,080. It should be noted that after these two Challengers for Ecuador (title of Facundo Mena in Quito), the tour will continue for Peru, Chile, Argentina and Colombia.