The Mexican Fernanda Contreras will play Roland Garros | Video


The tennis player Fernanda Contreras will play in Roland Garros after overcoming three qualifying rounds, he still awaits a rival for the first round of the second Grand Slam of the year. It will be the first experience of Potosina in the French tournament.

Contrerasnumber 156 in the world ranking, defeated the American in the first qualifying phase Catherine McNally with partials of 3-6, 6-3, 7-6. Later, she won 5-7, 6-4, 6-2, against the Turkish Ipek Oz and in the last phase they beat the Swiss 1-6, 6-3, 3-6 Joanne Züger to get one of the 128 places available for the women’s branch.

The 24-year-old woman from Potosí will not be the only Mexican, she will also participate Julia Olmoswho will play doubles with the Canadian Gabriela Dabrowski. Last Sunday, May 15, the couple got the runner-up in the Rome Masters 1000. Meanwhile, his compatriot Renata Zarazua She was eliminated in the first round of individual qualifying.

On the other hand, the individual men’s table was defined, it does not have any Mexican, but Rafael Nadal, top Grand Slam winner and Novak Djokovicnumber one in the world, are in the same part of the draw and could face each other in Quarter finals if they manage to get through the early rounds.

Djokovic will debut this Sunday against the Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka94 in the world ranking, and Nadal will face the Australian jordan thompsonnumber 82 in the world, also this Sunday.

Besides, Daniel Medvedevsecond in the world ranking, who comes from losing in the Round of 16 of the Geneva Open before the French Richard Gasquet After two months of inactivity due to injury, he will play against the Argentine, Facundo Bagnis, 98 in the world, this Sunday.

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