Carlos Alcaraz He will debut in a Grand Slam tournament at the age of 17. The Murcian has passed the previous phase of Australian Open defeating the Bolivian in the final round Hugo dellien, 27 years old and 11th ATP (old 72nd) by 6-2 and 6-3 in 1h.22 ‘.
The one considered the best rookie of the 2020 season by his colleagues on the ATP Tour will be in the main draw of Melbourne, from February 8 to 21, after spending the perceptive two-week quarantine upon arrival in the Australian city.
The ward of Juan Carlos Ferrero, number 141 in the ranking, had beaten before in the previous one, disputed exceptionally in Doha (Qatar) by the pandemic, the Slovak Filip Horansky (5-7, 6-1 and 6-4) and the Russian Evgeny Karlovskiy by 7-6 (1) and 7-6 (4).
The Murcian retaliated for the disappointment he experienced when he gave up in the previous Roland Garros 2020 against Aleksander Vukic, stopping a career with three ATP Challenger Tour titles and two ITF.
The Spanish also passed the screening Mario Vilella, who repeated the 2020 performance when he reached the main draw, in which he even beat Russian Karen Khachanov in the first set.
The 25-year-old from Elche and 186 th ATP beat Taiwanese Tung-Lin Wu 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 for his final classification.