Alcaraz and Ruud will come to the Mexican Tennis Open 2023 | Video


The Mexican Tennis Open presented this Tuesday the first confirmed players for the 30th edition of the tournament to be played February 27 to March 4, 2023 in Acapulco and among them are Carlos Alcaraz, new number 1 of the ATP, Casper Ruud (2) and Stefanos Tsitsipas (6).

The organizers of the AMT 2023 were very excited to announce the first tennis players confirmed for a special event in which will celebrate the first three decades of the tournament in the newly opened Arena GNP Insurancewhich already hosted the 2022 edition.

Raul Zurutuza, director of the AMT, noted:

We are very excited to be able to announce three Top 10 for the time being for such a significant edition of the tournament. Magnificent players. Carlos (Alcaraz) is a young man who will be a benchmark in the sport in the coming years and he showed it to us at the US Open, just like Casper, who confirmed himself as a great player, while Stefanos has been constant and already knows the Mexican public.

Carlos Alcaraz, who a few weeks ago was crowned in the US Open and became the youngest player to lead the ATP rankings participated in the 2021 edition of the Mexican Tennis Open but fell in the first round against the German Alexander Zverev. For this year, the Spaniard was also announced in the table, but was low due to fatigue.

Spanish is outlined as one of the favorites to take the crown in Acapulco and dethrone his compatriot, Rafael Nadal, who is the current champion of the AMT and one of the top winners of the tournament held in the State of Guerrero with four titles.

While, Ruud, He also already knows what it is like to play in Mexico because he was also in the 2021 edition, although he had to withdraw in the quarterfinals for one right wrist injurya, which gave Zverev his spot in the semifinals automatically.

For its part, Tsitsipas will make his third consecutive appearance at the Mexican Open and will seek individual glory after winning the doubles title in 2022 with Feliciano Lopez.

(With information from clear brand)

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