By their proper names, the ATP 250 from Antwerp promised. And hope deepens after the draw for the tournament draw that opens the indoor tour in Europe.
The thing is Diego schwartzman (15th) will be waiting, no less, for the winner of Andy Murray (121 °) and Francis Tiafoe (49 °), in a match that could easily be an advanced round of the Masters 1000.
The Argentine waits as second seed in a tournament that has Jannik Sinner (14th) as the top favorite. The Italian waits for Lorenzo Musetti and Gianluca Mager which ensures a tennis player from his country in the quarterfinals.
The other seeded South American in the draw is Cristián Garin (17th) who, as the third favorite, awaits Alejandro Davidovich or Jordan Thompson. Finally, Federico Delbonis (44 °) He will make his debut against Frenchman Arthur Rinderknech (72nd).