Rain washed out most of the play on quarter-finals day at the Buenos Aires Open with Argentine Juan Ignacio Chela and Spanish fourth seed Albert Montañes evenly poised in a deciding third set.
By Jorge Sillone, ámbito.com. The quarter-finals of Buenos Aires ATP 250 resumed its activities after heavy rains in Buenos Aires City had led to the suspension of the tournament. Although most of the Argentines playing at the competition lost to their opponents, Juan Ignacio Chela defeated Wawrinka at the semi-finals and will face Almagro in the finals.
Argentine Juan Ignacio Chela lost 6-3 3-6 6-4 to Spanish Nicolás Almagro, who became the winner of the ATP Buenos Aires Claro Cup Tournament at the Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club.
Argentine Juan Ignacio Chela turned the match against German Phillip Petzschner around and qualified to the third round of the Indian Wells ATP tournament.
Juan Ignacio Chela has been eliminated in the third round of Indian Wells Open, the first Masters 1000 of the season, after being defeated by Swiss Roger Federer by 6-0, 6-2.
Argentine tennis player Juan Mónaco defeated Ukrainian Sergey Stakhovsky by 6-4, 6-7 (2) and 6-4 and will face second-seeded Swiss Roger Federer in the third round of the second Masters 1000.
Tennis player Juan Ignacio Chela has been eliminated in the first round of the Montreal Masters 1000, after being defeated by local Vasek Pospisil by 4-6, 6-3 and 6-4 in two hours and 23 minutes.
Tennis player Juan Martín Del Potro reached the second round of Cincinnati Masters’ second round in which he will face Swiss Roger Federer, after defeating Italian Andreas Seppi in his debut.
Argentine tennis player David Nalbandian advanced to the second round of the US Open, the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year, after defeating US Bobby Reynolds by 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 and 6-3, in more than three hours.
Juan Mónaco and Juan Ignacio Chela will join Juan Martín del Potro and David Nalbandian in the Argentine team of the Davis Cup that will face Serbia for the semi-finals between the 16 and 18 of September in Belgrade, the team’s captain Modesto “Tito” Vázquez confirmed.
Argentine tennis player Juan Ignacio Chela will accompany his fellow countrymen Juan Mónaco, Juan Martín del Potro and David Nalbandian in the third round of the US Open. He defeated Belgian Steve Darcis by 6-2, 6-4 and 6-4 after two hours.
Argentina will travel to Spain to play the final of the Davis Cup with five players: Juan Martín del Potro, David Nalbandian, Juan Chela, Juan Mónaco and Eduardo Schwank, team’s captain Modesto “Tito” Vázquez announced.
David Nalbandian, despite his drop in the world rankings, will be Argentina's leading player in Juan Martín Del Potro's absence when the 2011 finalists visit Germany in the first round of the Davis Cup next month.
Juan Martín Del Potro climbed from the tenth to the ninth place at the tennis world ranking after reaching the semi-finals of the Dubai Championship.