The 78th racket of the world, Uruguayan tennis player Pablo Cuevas, in the second round of the Argentina Open competition defeated the Portuguese João Souza, who is 41st in the world ranking, 6/4, 7/5.
For 1 hour and 39 minutes of the match, Pablo made one Ace and four breaks, making a mistake five times in the pitch. Whereas João filed through one time and implemented two break points, making one double mistake.
Through personal meetings opponents became equal – 3: 3. In the quarterfinals of the tournament in Buenos Aires, Cuevas will play against either Austrian Dominic Thiem or German Maximilian Marterer.