Argentine tennis player Diego Schwartzman went to the second round of the competition in Barcelona, beating Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka – 4/6, 6/4, 6/2.
The match lasted 2 hours and 19 minutes. The 25th racket of the world, 26-year-old Diego, made seven breaks and one ace, mistaken three times when serving. The 23-year-old Nishioka, who occupies the 70th place in the ATP rating, took the opponent’s submission five times, made one ace and two double mistakes.
The Argentine increased the gap in the personal meetings of players – 2: 0. The next opponent of Schwartzman at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell tournament will be Austrian Dominic Thiem.