Schwartzman: 11 wins against Top Ten and three against Top 5

Diego Schwartzman (14th in the world) he scored a real triumph against the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas (4th) in the ATP Cup and added the third victory of his career before a player located within the top five ranking. At the same time, He already accumulates 11 successes against Top 10 tennis players.

Undoubtedly, the recent triumph of the Argentine against the young Greek is among the most outstanding of his career as marked by the world rankings. To find a victory for Peque against a Top 5 you have to go back to October 2020: in the best month of his tennis life he defeated Rafael Nadal (2nd at the time) in the quarterfinals in Rome 6-2, 7-5 and then, two weeks later, he eliminated Dominic Thiem (3rd) in the same instance at Roland Garros with partials of 7-6 (1), 5-7, 6-7 (6), 7-6 (5) and 6-2. In the Italian capital he reached the final of the Masters 1000 and in the city of love he played his first Grand Slam semifinal

On the other hand, This is the sixth consecutive season that Schwartzman has achieved at least one win against a Top Ten. -from 2017 to 2022-, making clear its regularity and growth in recent years. These are the eight remaining victories against the best in the world:

Montreal Masters 1000 2017-Second round: Schwartzman to Dominic Thiem (7th) by 6-4, 6-7 (7) and 7-5

US Open 2017-Third round: Schwartzman to Marin Cilic (7th) by 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 and 6-4

Roland Garros 2018-Round of 16: Schwartzman to Kevin Anderson (7th) by 1-6, 2-6, 7-5, 7-6 (0) and 6-2

ATP 250 of Buenos Aires 2019-Semifinals: Schwartzman to Dominic Thiem (8th) by 2-6, 6-4 and 7-6 (5)

Rome Masters 1000 2019-Quarterfinals: Schwartzman to Kei Nishikori (6th) by 6-4 and 6-2

US Open 2019-Round of 16: Schwartzman to Alexander Zverev (6th) 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 and 6-3

ATP 500 of Vienna 2019-Quarterfinals: Schwartzman to Karen Khachanov (9th) by 7-6 (6) and 6-2

Indian Wells Masters 2021-Round of 16: Schwartzman to Casper Ruud (10th) by 6-3 and 6-3