Argentines Thiago Tirante (255 °) and Facundo Mena (222 °) they continue with their good walk in Ecuador. This time, in the Challenger of Ambato, both Argentine tennis players they won and made it to the quarterfinals.
The native of the city of La Plata defeated Carlos Gómez-Herrera (359 °) by 7-6 (5), 3-6 and 7-6 (1) in just over two hours of play. Secondly, the Buenosairean did the same against Lucas Catarina (357 °) by 4-6, 7-6 (3) and 6-4.
With these results, both albicelestes got for the second consecutive week among the eight best of a Challenger tournament after having achieved it in Quito. There, Mena was champion.
In this way, there will be one Argentine for each quarter-final match: Matías Zukas (522nd) will play against the Peruvian Juan Pablo Varillas (121 °), Juan Pablo Ficovich (236 °) will do the same against Johan Nikles (410 °), Ore will face Alexis Gautier (380 °, beat him in the semi-final in Quito last week) and Tight He will play Gerald Melzer (818th, Jurgen’s younger brother).