This Tuesday, the Indian Wells Masters 1000 was drawn. Schwartzman, Garin, Coria, Bagnis, Galán, Delbonis, Pella and Thiago Monteiro, with the team ready to play the fifth Slam.
In that context, Diego Schwartzman and Cristian Garin they expect rival in second round. The Argentine (15th in the world ranking, 11th seed) and the Chilean (17th ATP, 13th seed) are seeded in the Californian desert so they start ahead in the table.
The born in Capital Federal will seek to improve sensations in a tournament in which he added just two victories in five editions played. His debut, after having a bye in the first round, will be against Laslo Djere or a player emerged from qualifying.
It will be the absolute debut of the santiaguino in this tournament: Rune, the young man who surprised by winning a set from Djokovic at the US Open, or a player emerged from qualifying will be his presentation in the desert.
Federico Delbonis (44 °), in this edition, he will appear before the complicated Nishioka. To advance, the giant John Isner awaits him in second. The man in Blue, it should be remembered, was able to access the round of 16 in 2016, triumphing over Andy Murray (No. 2 in the world) through.
Federico Coria (67 °), who will play the tournament for the first time, will face one of the sensations of 2021: the American Brandon Nakashima. Taylor Fritz awaits the winner in the second round.
Facundo Bagnis (74 °) He will go before a qualifying player and if he advances, he will face Pablo Carreño Busta (12th seed). Guido Pella (80th) will make his debut against the Korean Soonwoo Kwon and in second place another seeded Spaniard awaits him: Roberto Bautista Agut (15th).
The Colombian Daniel Galán (105 °) will have a complicated debut against the German Jan-Lennard Struff. For his part, the Brazilian Thiago Monteiro (92 °) will begin his journey in California against local Tennys Sandgren.
The tournament, whose main draw It starts on October 7, and counts as the top favorite Russian Daniil Medvedev, who has his chance to reach number one in the world for the first time in his career.
It should be remembered that Indian wells, which can be seen in its entirety on STAR +, did not have its edition in March 2020 due to the pandemic.