Diego Schwartzman (15th) he is not having his best year. It is that beyond having achieved an ATP title (Buenos Aires), the Peque came out of the Top 10 and failed to beat any player ranked among the top positions in 2021. What’s more, accumulates ten consecutive defeats against players of these characteristics.
So far this season, he faced and could not beat: Rafael Nadal (Roland Garros), Daniil Medvedev (ATP Cup) and Andrey Rublev. (Laver Cup and San Diego). In addition, since his last triumph against a Top 10, he has also been defeated: Alexander Zverev (Cologne 2 in 2020) and Novak Djokovic (ATP Finals 2020).
The last victory that Peque achieved against a tennis player of these characteristics was in 2020, when he beat Dominic Thiem (3rd in the world at the time) in the 2020 Roland Garros quarterfinals.