The 18th racket of the world, Italian Marco Cecchinato, beat Chilean Christian Garin, occupying the 93rd line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/6 (4), 6/4 in the second round of the tournament in Buenos Aires.
The match lasted 1 hour and 49 minutes. During this time, the 26-year-old Cecchinato performed two aces, once made a mistake when serving and sold four break points, and the 22-year-old Garin did not submit right through, made one double mistake and made three breaks.
Now the score in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of the Italian. In 1/4 finals of the Argentina Open competition, Ceccinato crossed the rackets with Spaniard Roberto Carballes-Baena, who outplayed Italian Lorenzo Sonego with a score of 7/5, 6/1.