The eighth racket of the world, Austrian Dominic Thiem, lost in the semifinals of the tournament in Buenos Aires, unable to cope with Argentinean Diego Schwartzman, who occupies the 19th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/2, 4/6, 6/7 (5).
Tennis players spent on the court 2 hours 31 minutes. During this time, the 25-year-old Thiem performed two aces, made a mistake four times in filing and sold seven break points, and the 26-year-old Schwartzman once filed through, made eight double mistakes and made six breaks.
Earlier in personal meetings was 3: 1 in favor of the Austrian. For the main trophy of the competition Argentina Open Schwartzman will compete with the Italian Marco Cecchinato.