Argentine tennis players Francisco Serandolo confirmed his outstanding moment after becoming champion last Sunday in Bastad, Swedenand advanced on this Friday ATP 500 semi-finals in Hamburg, GermanyAfter winning a hard-fought 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (4) over Russian Aslan Karatsev.
Post located in Cerúndolo 30th in the ATP world rankings, he used two hours and 27 minutes to beat Karatsev (37th) in a very close match that he knew how to proceed with courage and good decisions.Particularly in the third set when he was down 3-1 and 5-3, but kept fighting and forced a tie-break to win.
23 year old from Buenos Aires 8th consecutive winA series that began and continued in Bastad with five successes in Hamburg, where he successively defeated local Daniil Altmayer (56th), Russian “top ten” Andrey Rublev (8th) and his compatriot Karatsev.Which he had also defeated in the quarter-finals of the Swedish tournament seven days ago.
The oldest of the Cerúndolo brothers He will continue his journey into the semi-finals in Hamburg this Saturday in which he will cheer against Italian Lorenzo Musetti (62nd). Who defeated Alejandro Davidovich (35th) of Spain 6-4 and 6-3. Argentine and Italian will measure each other With the broadcast of the online platform Star+ from 10:30 pm.
For Cerúndolo, his access to the semi-finals of the German tournament would allow him Climb at least 24th in the world rankings, Best placement of his career.
The Hamburg ATP, which is played on a clay surface and distributes prizes of 1,911,620 euros, is as the top favorite for the title. Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz (6th), who will face Slovakian Alex Molcan (48th) in 11:50,
Argentines were the champions of the German tournament throughout history. Guillermo Vilas in 1978; Guillermo Correa in 2003; Juan Monaco in 2012 and Leonardo Mayer in the 2014 and 2017 editions,