Juan Martín Del Potro, the ninth in the world, he won 6-4 and 6-2 in his first appearance in the 1000 Masters in Rome against David Belgium Goffin (23), a competitor who had reached the second round after beating Stan Stan Stan Wawrinka by 4-6, 6-0 and 6-2. Although the game was scheduled for Wednesday, it was postponed because of heavy rain in Italy.
On court No. 4 of the Foro Italico, Del Potro took the first set 6-4, where he was confident and showed a good level, cut the Belgian service twice. The second set began in the same way, winning by 6-2.
I Del Potro it meant a return to victory after almost three months: his last smile on 21 February was for the eighth final of the ATP 250 of Delray Beach, 6-4 and 6-4 against Reilly America Opelka. A day later he fell to American Mackenzie McDonald 6-4, 3-6 and 7-6 (7-5), in his last game before having to resume recovery because of his broken knee.
Delpo He had only defeated Goffin: at Basel 2016. And he lost in the other three games they played: Shanghai 2016, and Rome and Cincinnati, in 2018. This time,
Like this, Tandil Tower He'll face the same Thursday this Norwegian Ruud Casper, who won their game after Nick Kyrgios in Australia was disqualified after an attack of anger. The game will start at around 12.30 in Argentina.
The 1000 Masters from Rome will distribute prizes for € 5,791,280 a his favorite is Novak Djokovic (1)Last Sunday champion in Madrid after winning the final over the Greek man Stefanos Tsitsipas.