Tennis players Daniel Gonzalez and Brianna Burgos achieve important victories in Brazil

Tennis players Daniel Gonzalez and Brianna Burgos achieve important victories in Brazil

The Puerto Rican tennis players Daniel Gonzalez and Brianna Burgos achieved important victories this Tuesday in the qualifying stage of the WTT Contender Rio de Janeiro 2024which is celebrated in Brazil.

Gonzalez beat the Brazilian 3-1 (11-6, 11-7, 9-11 and 11-9) Joon Shim in the second round. The Puerto Rican, current world number 87, received a bye in the first round. His next opponent will be the Italian Matteo Mutti (130), who comes from beating the Brazilian Abimael Menezes by 3-0 (11-5, 11-7 and 11-3).

If he wins his second match, scheduled for Wednesday at 3:45 pm, Puerto Rico time, he would enter the main draw of the men’s tournament, where his compatriot is already seeded. Brian Afanador.

In the case of Burgos (138), who also needs one more victory to enter the main women’s bracket, she surpassed the Guatemalan Lucia Cordero (218) by 3-2 (12-10, 3-11, 6-11, 11-6 and 13-11). The Puerto Rican returns to compete on Wednesday at 2:35 pm against the German Franziska Schreiner (189).

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