Argentine Tomás Etcheverry, born in the city of La Plata in 1999, advanced to the quarterfinals at the Lima Challenger 2 after beating Jesper De Jong in straight sets. On the other hand, Andrea Collarini (262º) could not with the local Juan Pablo Varillas (129º), while the Chilean Alejandro Tabilo (174º) defeated Gerald Melzer (297).
After a week of excellent level at the Challenger in Buenos Aires, which was held at the Racket Club in Palermo and was championed by Sebastián Báez, the player from La Plata -which he played against Thiago Monteiro in the quarterfinals-, He increased his confidence and arrived in Lima with a single objective: to be a champion.
In the round of 16 he beat the Dutchman 7-5 and 6-4, he got for the thirteenth time among the best eight of a Challenger tournament this year and will be a rival, in that instance, of Juan Pablo Varillas. The Peruvian, owner of two titles in 2021 (Biella and Santiago II), had no problems to leave on the way to Andrea Collarini by 6-2 and 6-1.
For his part, the Chilean Alexander Tabilo He played a good game against the Austrian and won 6-3 and 6-3. In the next instance, he could measure himself against his compatriot Nicolas Jarry, who will face the Colombian Cristian Rodríguez.