With heat, humidity and probability of more rain, as is customary in these times in Brasilia, follows the action at the Challenger in the Brazilian capital and with more Argentine triumphs in a tournament that distributes $ 52,000 in prizes and delivers 80 ATP points to the champion.
The Rosario Federico Coria, 69th, Top favorite for the title and with statistics comparable to Novak Djokovic at the ATP level, he defeated by 6-3 and 7-6 (7) the Italian nationalized Argentine Luciano Darderi, 444th and emerged from qualifying. Now he will play in the round of 16 against Brazilian Wilson Leite (637 °), who on Monday eliminated Argentine Andrea Collarini (261 °).
In one of the matches of the day, Nicolas Kicker (236 °) defeated Tomás Etcheverry (129 °) by 4-6, 7-6 (4) and 6-4 and now crashes in the round of 16 against Juan Pablo Ficovich (279 °), who on Monday beat Brazilian Orlando Luz ( 286 °).
In the meantime, Francisco Cerúndolo (115 °) He had no problems with the local José Pereira (680 °) whom he beat 6-2 and 6-1 and now awaits Genaro Olivieri (349 °) or the Brazilian Matheus Pucinelli de Almeida (270 °).
What’s more, Santiago Rodríguez Taverna (319 °)With a great moment, he beat qualifier Tomás Lipovsek Puches (694 °, Argentine, but plays under the Slovenian flag) 6-1 and 6-0 and now runs into the Spanish Jaume Munar (84 °), second favorite for the title.
Pedro Cachin (258 °) who interrupted this Monday being 5-4, finally he could with a 7-5 and 7-5 against the local Mateus Alves (497 °) and now he is going for another Brazilian: Gilbert Klier Junior (416 °).
Hernán Casanova (342 °) He will play against Brazilian Gustavo Heide (532 °) and if he wins, his next rival will be Bolivian Hugo Dellien (119 °), who on Monday eliminated Chilean Nicolás Jarry (160th).
Close the day Facundo Díaz Acosta (347 °) against local favorite Thiago Seyboth Wild (132nd). The winner will go with the Spanish Nicolás Alvarez Varona (361 °).