Activity continued at the Santiago III Challenger with more Argentine triumphs and as many confirmations. Successes of Sebastian Baez, Francisco Cerúndolo and Thiago Tirante in addition to that of Juan Pablo Varillas.
The Buenosairean triumphed over Nicolás Álvarez, from Peru, 7-5 and 6-3 and will face each other with Juan Pablo Ficovich for a place in quarters.
In the 100% Argentine duel, the porteño did not give chances to Facundo Diaz Acosta and beat it 6-4 and 6-0 in the first round. Another albiceleste appears on his way to the title: Hernán Casanova.
On the other hand, the native of La Plata had a great game ahead after beating the fourth seed, Thiago Seyboth Wild, 6-4, 4-6 and 6-2. Now wait for the winner between Nicolás Jarry and Gerald Melzer.
Who could not seize the victory was Facundo Mena who fell 6-4 and 6-2 to the flaming Santiago II Challenger champion, Juan Pablo Varillas. The Peruvian will now have the task of facing Czech Dalibor Svrcina.
Other outstanding triumphs were taken by the Chilean Diego Fernandez Flores and the Brazilians Felipe Alves and Matheus Pucinelli de Almeida.