A duel that was expected and was seen to come. Francisco Cerúndolo (23 years old) and Juan Manuel Cerúndolo (20) will meet in the quarterfinals of the Campinas Challenger, Brazil. Both of great present, promise a game full of emotions.
The rain gave ground and the round of 16 matches that were postponed could be completed. A) Yes, the eldest of the brothers (112th) beat local Felipe Meligeni 6-2 and 6-3 in a match that started yesterday, while the minor (No. 89), who participated in the Next Gen Finals in Milan (was eliminated in the group stage), He defeated Gustavo Heide, also Brazilian, with partials of 6-1, 3-6 and 6-3.
In this way, in the quarterfinals, there will be a great match between them and whoever wins will have a ticket to the semi-finals. What’s more, the triumph of Sebastián Báez also took place, current No. 111 in the world. The 20-year-old tennis player from Buenos Aires defeated Peruvian Nicolás Álvarez in one hour and 20 minutes (366º) by 6-4 and 6-3 and goes in search of a new Challenger trophy.
He will face Argentine Santiago Rodríguez Taverna (No. 366), with a magnificent performance in Brazil, who beat Spaniard Nicolás Álvarez Varona 7-6 (7), 6-7 (5) and 7-5 in their round of 16 commitment.
Thomas Etcheverry, meanwhile, The classification will be played against the Chilean Nicolás Jarry, which comes from eliminating Federico Coria (top favorite) and Camilo Ugo Carabelli.