South American triumphs in the Australian Open qualifying

A disparate day for South American tennis at the start of qualifying at the Australian Open. Some victories but also defeats and others waiting to debut on Tuesday’s day.

First turn, Marco Trungelliti defeated Lukas Lacko 6-3 and 6-4, which secured an Argentine in the final round since in second they will be seen with Pedro Cachin, that in an albiceleste duel, he defeated Francisco Cerúndlo by 6-7 (5), 6-4 and 6-2.

Meanwhile, Thomas Etcheverry beat Kimmer Coppejans 2-6, 6-4 and 6-1, while the Peruvian Juan Pablo Varillas He passed the debut against Yasukata Uchiyama, whom he beat 7-5 and 7-6 (6). The Chileans Alejandro Tabilo also won (7-6, 6-7 and 6-3 to the local James McCabe) and Daniela seguel (4-6, 6-4 and 6-3 to Tereza Mrdeza).

In return, the falls of Nicolás Kicker, Facundo Mena, the Mexican Ana Sofía Sánchez, the Colombian Daniel Galán, the Paraguayan Verónica Cepede, the Brazilians Thiago Seyboth and Laura Pigossi.

This Tuesday, the debut is coming by Camilo Ugo Carabelli, Juan Pablo Ficovich (against the Brazilian Felipe Meligeni), Andrea Collarini, Renzo Olivo, Thiago Tirante and Paula Ormaechea who came from being a finalist in the Traralgon W160, which put her in the Top 200 WTA after 28 months: climbed 24 positions to be No. 184 WTA. The Ecuadorian Emilio Gómez and the Brazilian Carolina Alves will also play.