Negative day for Argentines in Rio de Janeiro

The last one started Challenger of the 2021 season with several Argentines playing the main draw. But on the first day of the contest, the results for them were not positive in Rio de Janeiro.

Gonzalo Villanueva (437 °) He made his debut against the Japanese Kaichi Uchida (319 °) and could not beat it as the Asian won 6-3 and 6-4. Later Facundo Díaz Acosta (337 °) He could not win either and was defeated by the Spanish Nicolás Álvarez Varona (371 °) by 6-3, 4-6 and 6-3.

In the last turn, Facundo Juárez (373 °) He could not beat the local Pedro Sakamoto (367 °) and he took the game by a score of 6-4, 4-6 and 6-4. The only Argentines left in the race are: Genaro Olivieri (313 °, will face Guilherme Clezar who is 431 °), Nicolas Kicker (233 °, will do the same against Colombian Alejandro González, 433 °), Juan Pablo Ficovich (236 °, will play against another Colombian, Alejandro Gómez N ° 511) and Matías Descotte (454 °, will face the local Mateus Alves, No. 606 in the world ranking).